What’s the Difference Between Table Throws, Runners, Skirts & Fitted?

Often the question comes up, what is the difference between our personalized table covers, runners and skirts? Also, what exactly does fitted mean when it comes to table throws? These table accessories all serve a different purpose depending on the type of event and the decoration involved. Lets dig in!

Table Covers / Throws (Fitted and Loose)

Full color table throw

This is a standard table throw (full color). It’s available in various sizes – 4ft, 6ft, 8 ft and more.

 

Regular table throws (sometimes just called table covers) are standard table covers. They are like buying a normal T shirt that has that sort of loose feel to it, even through it is the correct size.

fitted table throw (cover)

Fitted table covers will fit nicely to the edge of your table.

 

Fitted table throws are more popular. A fitted throw fits to the edge of whatever size the table is. Its an exact fit, giving the table a nice boxy look that helps people recognize your brand.

Table Runners

Table Runners go right down the center of the table. They have a unique look and a great to use when signing people up on campus or at an event.

Table Runners go right down the center of the table. They have a unique look and a great to use when signing people up on campus or at an event.

Table runners are not full table covers, they just cover the middle portion of a table – sort of an add on to a plain table cover you may already have. They are popular at tables being used to sign people up for various things. These are a cost effective way to draw attention to your organization or cause.

Table Skirts

Table skirts attach to the sides of the table giving it a unique look. These are popular at weddings and conference settings.

Table skirts attach to the sides of the table giving it a unique look. These are popular at weddings and conference settings.

Table skirts are exactly what you would imagine, they do not cover the whole table instead they clip to the sides making them a skirt for whatever size table you have. This is a common type of table accessory for weddings and high end parties.

Spandex Stretchy Table Covers

The newest type of table cover is growing in popularity quickly because of its unique look.

The newest type of table cover is growing in popularity quickly because of its unique look.

Spandex table cloths are recently gaining popularity because of their stylish look and fit. These table covers are almost like a fitted throw, except for one fact, they cling to the tables legs as well, giving the table a whole new dimension of awesome.

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