Our pick of: Wipe clean tablecloths

Who says practical can’t be pretty? We’re loving these cheerful tablecloths – all easy to wipe clean from fingerpaints, homemade jam, sticky porridge and coffee spills…

Beach Huts tablecloth from Franclaire Fabrics: this PVC coated number is oh so cute, will bring an English Summer holiday vibe to your kitchen table and it’s a bargain at £11.99.

Atlas oilcloth from Tablecloth Shop: attractive AND educational; help  the little ones learn the countries of the world spill by spill with this luxury, hardwearing oilcloth.

Esterel Coated Tablecloth from Boutique Provencale: beat the January blues with the hue of Provence lavender fields and a chic French design…                                                       

Mirha Hounds from Doreen Preston and Son: add some Country Living to your townhouse with this subtle hound print, available made to order.                                               

Noveau Mineral Oilcloth from Blue Jigsaw: bring a splash of ditsy daisies; simple and cheerful…