What I'm in the process of is cutting this round cloth into rag strips for another table runner. I eyeball about 1 1/4 in to 1 1/2 in wide and get to cutting in a spiral fashion. This technique works for oval and actually will on squares and rectangular ones too, if you are willing to round off the corners and loose that material.
Actually, I got two nice size runners from this tablecloth. It would have be REALLY long if I'd used it all on one.
Quiet and melancholy day here today. The last college student has gone off back to classes and I'm hangin' out alone again except for the pup and the