These make great gifts. We still personally use some I made twenty years ago that have been washed many times and still look like new. And they are as easy to store in a drawer as a tea towel.
The elaborate thickness renders it heavy enough to set a hot pot directly from the stove or casserole from the oven on your dining room table without danger of damaging the finish.
And it is pretty enough to leave on the table or buffet to set a centerpiece upon as you would use a doily.
Also does a splendid job of showcasing side dishes, snacks, desserts, cakes or pies--whether hot or cold.
Hexagon shape is 9 1/2” across the flat sides and 10 1/2” across the points. It is about 1/2” thick overall.