There are a bunch of things to fuss over when you’re hosting — but setting the table shouldn’t be one of them. Because there’s a genius invention that instantly transforms a table from ho-hum to happy and announces something fun is about to happen! It’s called a tablecloth. Not a runner. Not a placemat. A tablecloth. The kind that covers an entire surface and drapes over the sides. Here are 10 favorites (including the gingham, above)…

Which would you pick? Any other recommendations?

P.S. A very easy dinner party, 13 serving trays, and the #1 item you need for house guests.

(Top photo from Heather Taylor Home.)