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Kim Templin

Kim Templin

Kim manages the rental service at Bright Settings Inc. In her free time, Kim quilts. She invented a special quilting ruler called the Double Diamond Ruler® that can be seen at She not only makes quilts, but she teaches quilting, quilts for charity, and is the president of her local quilt guild. Kim is the proud mom of 5 kids, all of whom are above-average;-) Her husband, Marc, and the kids all love Kim's cooking, which she does a lot of. She is patiently waiting for grandchildren.

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It's graduation time again! Are you hosting a graduation party? If so, make it extra special by covering your tables with Bright Settings' new Flying Caps tablecloths. The ubiquitous square academic cap has many names. It is commonly called a mortarboard because it sort of looks like the mortarboards used by stonemasons to hold mortar. It's also... More

These Shamrock and Happy St. Patrick's Day tablecloths are available only at Bright Settings! If you're planning a St. Paddy's Day celebration, order your exclusive tablecloths here and now. They're perfect for Irish-themed restaurants, too. What Irishman wouldn't love one of these adorable tablecloths, and who among us isn't Irish on March 17? According to Wikipedia,... More


Paisley is one of my very favorite decorative motifs. I often use paisley-print fabrics when sewing quilts. Plus, I have several items of clothing with paisley designs, not to mention all those ties in my husband's closet! The classic motif has proven itself to be the perfect design choice in so many settings - especially home decor. We've all seen... More

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Fandango! The word conjures up images of dancing and partying the night away! Bright Settings' newest tablecloth, Fandango, is appropriately named. The stunning colors and rich herringbone texture make the perfect backdrop for a festive dinner experience. Whether you're hosting a jazzy dinner party, a Mexican fiesta, or a fun-filled wedding reception, start with beautiful Fandango tablecloths. The... More

Valentine Hearts Tablecloth

Wouldn't this Valentine Hearts Tablecloth look great on your romantic Valentine's Day table? You could also use it to brighten up a bridal shower or make a wedding reception even more joyous. Valentine Hearts is the perfect table covering for a wedding rehearsal dinner, too. Red hearts on a white background with black outlines is the classic color combination for Valentine's... More

ombre paisley tablecloths feature

How do you like our new Ombré Paisley tablecloths, hombre? Ombré fabrics are very hot right now and classic paisley designs are always in style. Put the two together and you have yourself the newest chic tablecloth from Bright Settings. Ombré is a coloring process that involves graduated shades of one or more colors. You can find... More

Medallion Tablecloth

You are going to like the big, bold patterns on Bright Setting's newest tablecloth fabric called Medallion. I think this fabric is fabulous. Just think of the decorating possibilities. A Medallion tablecloth would look fantastic on a table set with bright, solid-colored dinner plates along with a large-scale centerpiece. Being a quilter, this lovely Medallion tablecloth fabric brings to... More

Velveteen Tablecloths

I love everything about velvet - except the price. That's why Velveteen is the perfect choice when it comes to decorating your home. It has all the luxury of velvet at a fraction of the cost. And, as luck would have it, Bright Settings now has Velveteen tablecloths! Velveteen tablecloths come in four luscious colors: scarlet, pine,... More

How do you like Bright Settings' new Sketch tablecloths? Aren't they fabulous? They make me want to play tic-tac-toe;-) This sketched line design is bold, yet understated. The negative space emphasizes the cross-hatched grid's simplicity. The contemporary design would look spectacular in a minimalist kitchen. Choose silver or gray for the artwork on a clean, white background and you have yourself... More

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How do you like the new Matrix Tablecloths available only at Bright Settings? Shown above are just a few combinations we've put together to show the versatility of this geometric design. The interlocking grid work is reminiscent of Celtic knots. It's both modern and classic at the same time! That means this design will look... More

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