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Oilcloth Tablecloths

From £79.00. Ready in 1 - 2 day(s)

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Perfect for both home and garden, this custom oilcloth tablecloth is durable and completely waterproof. Available in a choice of sizes and printed with your custom designs or artwork, oilcloth tablecloths, UK made to order, are the perfect way to add some personality to your mealtimes. Printed with your designs in full colour, edge to edge upgrade your dining experience with that wow factor. You can also have your custom printed vinyl tablecloths in Panama Flo exclusively for indoors.

  • Custom vinyl tablecloth with your design
  • Three rectangular size options
  • A circle and square option available
  • Custom oilcloth tablecloth UK made by hand
  • Also available in Panama Flo

About your Oilcloth Tablecloths UK

    Your custom printed vinyl tablecloth is printed on our Oilcloth Matte fabric. This has a cotton reverse side and is 100% waterproof. At 274gsm this material has the perfect amount of drape for tablecloths. Amazingly hard-wearing, your oilcloth tablecloths, UK handmade, will be perfect for use in your dining room as well as over on garden furniture for family barbecues. Choose from a variety of shapes and sizes, and customise with your artwork or designs. The smooth surface of the face of the tablecloth has a matte finish to stop things from slipping around on it, as well as ensuring that it stays flat and crease-free. The print detailing is slightly soft with no colour bleed whatsoever. Colours print beautifully and are presented vividly with a slightly cool tone. You can choose to have an indoor tablecloth made from plain Panama Flo fabric too.
  • At a glance...

    • Waterproof Tablecloth
    • Made from oilcloth fabric
    • Durable and wipe-clean
    • Printed edge to edge in full colour
    • Handmade to order in 5 sizes
  • Oilcloth tablecloth sizes

    • Square - 140 x 140 cm
    • Round - 140 cm diameter
    • Small Rectangle - 180 x 140 cm
    • Medium Rectangle - 230 x 140 cm
    • Large Rectangle - 300 x 140 cm

How Your Oilcloth Tablecloth UK is Made

Oilcloth tablecloths, UK made are all created by hand. Your design or artwork is printed onto the oilcloth fabric first, which ensures full edge to edge colour printing. Once printed, in full colour using high-quality, eco-friendly inks, a skilled craftsman will cut your custom printed vinyl tablecloths to size. All hemming and stitching is done by our expert seamstresses.



Care Instructions

Wipe clean with a damp soapy sponge or cloth. Do not machine wash. You can iron the reverse side on a low heat if necessary but you shouldn't need to.

  • Wipe Down
  • No Soak

Design Tips

When you create your custom printed vinyl tablecloth, you need to bear in mind that some of the patterns will be on the drape rather than actually on the table. If you have a focal point of your design or artwork, it would be wise to make sure that this is more central in your design, or on a part of the wipeable tablecloth which will sit on the table top itself.

How Does This Product Enhance My...

  • Home

    Proudly display your own art within your home, in a way in which you can enjoy it every day. Create a dining area that oozes personality, in exactly the style you want. Custom vinyl tablecloths may seem like a small addition, a finishing touch, but it can totally change the feel of a room in a moment. These custom printed vinyl tablecloths are so hard-wearing that they are perfectly suited for outside use as well. Perfect for parties and garden barbecues to add that touch of class and originality.

  • Business

    Custom vinyl tablecloths themselves are very versatile. Not just for home and garden, but weddings, events and so much more. If you have a corporate event lined up which includes showcasing your wares then this custom oilcloth tablecloth would add an exceptional finishing touch to your display which shows that you take great care over every single detail. Offer your clients a truly unique finish with custom tablecloths for their parties and events.

  • Design Brand

    Prove the versatility of your designs with custom printed vinyl tablecloths. This is a large surface area which is ideal for becoming one of your bigger canvasses. You can display a larger piece on these custom vinyl tablecloths than you would have the luxury of with many other items, especially homewares. Display your work in all of its glory whilst showing a greater variety within your portfolio.

Frequently asked questions:

What is Oilcloth?

Oilcloth was originally a cotton fabric which was rubbed with linseed oil which created a water resistant fabric. This was commonly used for outerwear such as jackets and coats. Our oilcloth is made from cotton half panama, which creates a material which is 100% waterproof, with a long lifespan.

Aren't tablecloth tops usually shiny and slippery?

Often they are, but our Oilcloth Matte fabric is semi-gloss. This means it stays smoother even after a great deal of use, and it has a matte chic finish. It has a slight sheen to it, however it doesn't have that slippery slidy finish you can get with some tablecloths.

What does the backing feel like?

The base of the fabric is a cotton, it is woven and the back of the tablecloth is highly textured. Some of this weave does impress throguh to the face, giving it a tactile look, however the front is very smooth.

Oilcloth Tablecloths

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Print Guideline

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    What's the best resolution to print in?

    We print at 200dpi, which is a good combination of quality and file weight. Ideally, your image should be scaled to 100% at 200dpi, this means that no resizing of your file occurs stopping any interpolation.

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    Should I save my file as a TIFF or JPEG?

    For multi-coloured or very detailed files we recommend using a tiff format, but they must be flattened. For simple colours and low detail files, a jpeg is fine.

  • RGB-CMYK Print Guideline Icon

    Which colour model should I choose? RGB or CMYK?

    We advise providing images in the RGB colour space. Specifically using the sRGB image profile, to achieve best colour results. What does this mean? In your editing software choose RGB as the working space, and assign the image profile as sRGB (full name sRGB IEC61966-2.1)

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    What does GSM mean?

    Grams per Square Meter (GSM) is an international standard for measuring the weight of paper or fabric. GSM uses the weight of a square meter (1000 x 1000mm) as an indication of the weight and thickness of a given fabric. We class 20-100gsm as light (summer fabrics, gauzes and fine silks), 101-249 gsm as medium (most clothing fabrics) and 250+ gsm as heavy (upholstery fabrics, and other specialist fabrics).

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    What are the bleed areas?

    When designing your product, it’s best to make sure that your image is slightly larger than needed. In printing, the extra printed image is referred to as a “Bleed Area” or margin, and it is removed from the finished piece. A bleed area acts as a buffer for slight inconsistencies in the manufacturing process. however, it’s important to fill your bleed areas completely, or you may end up with white, unprinted strips along the edge of your finished product.

  • Transfer-Print Guideline Icon

    Do you print on garments a customer supplies?

    Unfortunately not. All our garments are printed on flat fabric and sewn into finished products, which gives a better, finished result and all-over print. We test meticulously so that we know what gets the best results on our fabrics, and our facilities cater perfectly to them. We do however print sublimation paper to order, so if you have access to a heat press you can press your fabrics or flat garments easily.

  • Pattern Alignment Across Seams ICON

    Can you Align a Pattern or design across panels of a garment?

    We always strive for the greatest accuracy when printing and constructing your garments. However, due to unavoidable stretch or movement of the fabric during the stitching process, we cannot guarantee perfect pattern registration across garment seams. We are generally accurate within 2-3mm, which Is close enough for most patterns but may show slight issues with detailed geometric patterns.

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    Can I print my own Labels?

    Most of our garments now come with printable label space for you to add your own company information and branding! If you would like to sew in your own labels, we also offer Printed Fabric Labels here.

  • Eco friendly Printing

    How is your fabric printing eco-friendly?

    With environmental consciousness in mind, our fabrics are all printed using completely water-based inks. This means no chemicals or solvents are used. Our heat fixing procedure fixes the colours and prints, avoiding the downsides of steaming, such as excess or contaminated water returning into the waste system. We have one facility in London where we conduct all the printing, production and fulfillment.

Please note: As everything we provide is handmade to order, all measurements may vary slightly.

Delivery time & Costs

Production times

We handmake your item on site, which takes on average 1-3 days. Please check individual production times which are displayed next to the item price on the product page, as this varies from product to product. In rare cases when we need to re-print an item, this may take an additional 1-2 days.

Shipping methods

After your item has been manufactured, we ship your order via your chosen method. Please add on the production time to the delivery time to calculate when your order will be with you. Select your delivery method in your basket.

We have a range of trusted shipping options:
  • Royal Mail 1st Class Standard (no tracking) - 1-5 working days on average (please note that this can take up to 15 working days in exceptional circumstances).
  • Royal Mail 1st Class Recorded (no tracking) - Usually delivered the next working day. It is not a guaranteed next day service, or a tracked service. A signature is required. (Please note that this can take up to 15 working days in exceptional circumstances).
  • Special Delivery - Delivered the next working day
  • Saturday Delivery (deliver only on Sat)
  • Collection from our London Office (between 4-6pm on working days only)
  • For international orders or large/bulky packages within the UK, we ship via DHL or Fedex services. This takes on average 2-5 working days.
You can then enjoy or resell your hand-made products with your very own designs.

You can also read more about our terms & conditions and refund policy. 

Make use of our Manufacturing and Worldwide Shipping Experience

At Contrado, every product is handmade on site to ensure the highest quality. We provide a dedicated production service as well as a range of fast delivery options. For the past 14 years, we have printed and hand-made countless personalised products for a wide range of customers all over the world and many of them have become loyal customers who love not only our products but also the care, knowledge and dedication from our staff.

A speedy Special Delivery service is available where your item will delivered within one working day, after it has been manufactured. 

Produced and ready to ship within 1-3 days on average.
  • We print and make everything in-house. Production times are dependent on the product.
Low shipping fees
  • From £1.25 to ship within the UK.
Express shipping available
  • A speedy Special Delivery service is available where your item will delivered within one working day, after it has been manufactured.