Green artichoke napkins pack a pretty punch on an all-white table setting. Made of organic cotton, they make a great hostess gift too—they come in a set of four, tied with twine.
To buy: $36 for four, foxyandwinston.com.
A chic choice for a modern table, these napkins feature a grid design and are made of soft cotton crinkle so you can machine-wash and tumble dry.
To buy: $48 for four, nellandmary.com.
Pretty and painterly, these linen napkins are hand-printed with vibrant hues in a smudge-like design to resemble an artist’s palette. Also available as a table runner.
To buy: $38 for two, leifshop.com.
A solid option when you’re looking for napkins in a rich, timeless color. These are made of 100 percent natural linen and are machine-washable.
To buy: $7 each, cb2.com.
In a fun, poppy pattern, these cotton poplin napkins liven up a table indoors or out. Try them with plates in a solid shade or ones with a striped border.To buy: $16 for two, serenaandlily.com.
This lavender and gray cotton Purple Thistle table runner gives your gathering a high-end look for a low cost.To buy: $25 (90 by 16 inches), worldmarket.com.
A classic pick in crisp cotton, the Tegan table runner makes a beautiful backdrop for serving pieces on any occasion.
To buy: $49 (72 by 16 inches), birchlane.com
A hand-dyed stunner, this Shibori Stripes table runner brings a boho-chic look to your table. It’s made of natural cotton and finished with a tailored hem and mitered corners.To buy: $46 (48 by 16 inches), minted.com.
Looking for Old World glamour with a fresh spin? The linen and cotton Lucia tablecloth, with its intricately detailed damask design, makes any gathering feel fancy and festive.
To buy: $70 (90 by 60 inches), crateandbarrel.com.
The Charlotte Street’s classic navy and cream dotted design will elevate all your parties for years to come. Also available as a table runner or place mats.
To buy: $45 (84 by 60 inches), bedbathandbeyond.com.
This gray table covering with thin white stripes is ultra versatile—it’s sophisticated enough for formal gatherings and relaxed enough for outdoor dining (even picnics!).
To buy: $64 (51 inches square), shop-foglinen.com.
No ironing needed on this soft cotton tablecloth with an artfully leafy look. Also available as a table runner, cook’s apron, and more.
To buy: $74 (90 by 70 inches), henhouselinens.com