You've picked out the perfect place settings and arranged a seasonal-inspired centerpiece. Next to-do on your Thanksgiving list? Ironing the tablecloth may just be the task at hand.
Before you take up your iron against deep-set linen wrinkles, try your washing machine first. After you've washed the tablecloth, hang it on a clothesline or drying rack until it's just damp. Washing the tablecloth will help to ease out the worst wrinkles, making your job less time-intensive and annoying. Have you tried this trick? What other ideas do you have for defeating wrinkles? Oh, and if you're inspired by the look of this table setting, check out Eddie Ross's tips for how to re-create it on Lonny Mag.