Design your own table runners to save money. Do anything yourself or find a friend willing with a sewing machine. Before starting any sewing project, create a pattern on the paper. A drawing, with a sketch of the completed corridor, provides valuable reference with sample measurements of the fabric, and any additional adjustments.
Go online and scout out the table clothes high. Find table runners in the home categories of most major stores under the subtitle tabletop. Choose two or three brokers that you find interesting and print these designs. Measure the length of the table of measurements table run. Add an extra 1 to 2 feet to the length to allow the curtain to hang over the ends of the table. Most runners measure 15 to 16 inches wide.
Measure and mark the measurements of the corridor of the table on the graph paper. Allow the two squares of graphics as equal to 1 foot. Find the measurements of inspiration runners and compare with your own. Figure the necessary footage for your table runners by dividing the length of the corridor by 36 inches. Write the yardage on your graph paper. Decide on the fabric. For a traditional table setting, build the corridor with openwork clothes.