Linens from France’s Alsace region are among the world’s finest, as anyone familiar with local mainstay Le Jacquard Francais can attest. Founded in 1888, the venerable textile brand produces superb tablecloths in graceful damasks and jacquards. The pieces are available in multiple sizes and complemented by matching place mats, cloth napkins, and table runners. Best of all, the Le Jacquard Francais range is woven from colorfast, machine-washable cotton, making it as durable as it is beautiful.
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The ultimate finishing pieces for any table, these linens — napkins, tablecloths, runners, and more — are perfect for everyday dinners and elegant entertaining alike. Choose from bright, bold colors and can’t-go-wrong neutrals.
Deck the halls with these festive accessories and home decor finds. Some, like a collection of pretty jewel-topped ornaments and antique-finish finials, clearly denote Christmas. But there are plenty of more universal options here too, like a dramatic candelabra and seasonally inspired tablecloths and napkins.
Founded in 1888, this venerable French textile brand produces superb tablecloths, runners, and napkins in graceful damasks and elegant jacquards. Standouts include the Villa Toscane range, which combines a flamboyant Renaissance style with contemporary graphics, and the linen-and-cotton Kabuki collection, whose vibrant colors provide the perfect backdrop for alfresco entertaining.