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13 of the best Christmas napkins for 2020

Tablescaping is the hottest trend of 2020 - so be sure to brighten up your Christmas table with some festive napkins

Floral hand-stamped linen napkins from Rebecca Udall

‘Tablescaping’ is all the rage right now, and Christmas is the perfect time to make a particularly special effort to dress your table. Choosing the right napkin for your Christmas dining table is the great way to add a festive finishing touch.


As well as being practical, picking an elegant napkin design can also take your Christmas table decorations to the next level.

We’ve picked a range of beautiful napkins to help you set the right mood, from embroidered sets to adorable robin designs to environmentally friendly reusable fabric napkins. Read on to find your perfect match.

And don’t forget the finishing touch – Christmas table decorations and centrepieces to give your table a festive focal point.

When you’ve sorted your Christmas table, why not check out our guide to the best Christmas tree toppers on the market this year!

Snowberry embroidered napkins from Dupere Design
© Dupere Design

Set the mood with these cosy embroidered Christmas cloth napkins, which come in a set of four. The red and white colour scheme will definitely bring a Scandi vibe to your table.


Robin printed napkins by Lottie Day
© Lottie Day

These cute robin napkins are sure to be admired when you add them to your table decorations. They’re machine-washable and come in a set of six.

Floral hand-stamped linen napkins from Rebecca Udall
© Rebecca Udall

Bring some glamour to your place settings with these luxurious linen Christmas napkins. They’re handprinted and ideal for a special occasion.

Robin napkins by Mosney Mill
© Mosney Mill

Add a sweet touch to your Christmas table with these charming robin napkins from Mosney Mill. These napkins come in a set of four.

Set of two printed linen napkins
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Create an air of Christmas cosiness with these pretty hand-printed linen napkins designed by Cornish artist Helen Round.

Holly and berry napkins by Sophie Allport
© Sophie Allport

Keep your table looking traditional with this classic holly and berry motif created by Sophie Allport.

Eco-friendly Christmas crackers from Wearth London
© Wearth London

These environmentally friendly crackers double up as napkins. They’re reusable, so you can fill them with your choice of festive treats or a personalised message.

Robin and holly napkins by Annabel James
© Annabel James

We can’t get enough of Christmas fabrics and this set of robin napkins from Annabel James will add a pop of colour to your dining table.

Skiing napkins Sophie Allport
© Sophie Allport

These skiing napkins from Sophie Allport will make you dream of snowy slopes in the mountains.

Hand-embroidered linen napkins from Craft Editions
© Craft Editions

This Christmas collection of hand embroidered napkins would add the perfect touch to your festive table or make a lovely gift. Available in a set of six, each individual design has been carefully stitched by the Mogalakwena Craft Foundation in South Africa.

Home for Christmas paper napkins
© Sophie Allport

Not a fan of cloth napkins? Try this pack of Christmas paper napkins from Sophie Allport, which are covered in wholesome winter scenes.

Plum pudding napkins by Annabel James
© Annabel James

We love the plum pudding design on these Christmassy napkins from Annabel James. Perfect for festive feasts.

Car paper napkins by Cox & Cox
© Cox & Cox

Bring a retro vibe to Christmas Day with these classic vintage paper napkin designs from Cox & Cox.