100% genuine oilcloth durable, weatherproof, washable. Simply wipe clean with soapy sponge. Treated on outside with waterproof coating. Won’t stretch, fade, tear easily or crack. Easy to sew, won’t yellow. Great for tablecloths, out door pillows, place mats, aprons,bibs, jackets (rain), all sorts of bags and hats. Not sure how to use oilcloth, we have some TIPS for you.