Atablecloth is a cloth used to cover a table. Some are mainly ornamental coverings, which may also help protect the table from scratches and stains. Other tablecloths are designed to be spread on a dining table before laying out tableware and food. Tablecloths are made mostly of cotton and linen fabrics. In the XIX century were popular plush tablecloth. In the second half of the twentieth century have spread tablecloths, oilcloth. Currently available in a variety of disposable paper tablecloths are also common tablecloth jacquard, satin and Teflon.