When it comes to decorating highboy tables for an event, there are several ways to “dress the table.” One of the most common questions is whether or not to use a sash (otherwise known as a tie) on the table cover.
Here are some examples of using a sash:
Here are some examples of cocktail tables without a sash:
Here is an example of intermingling sashes and flowing linen:
At the end of the day, it is up to the customer or party planner to “dress the tables” most appropriately. High-tied sash, mid-tied sash, low-tied sash or no sash? As you can see, the tables can be be dressed up or down either way, so it’s all personal preference on how to cover a highboy table.