Fun and functional. Oilcloth has been in the kitchen for almost a century with good reason: it is water and stain-resistant. Oilcloth Alley has functional kitchen accessories you need to complement any style of kitchen. Placemats, tablecloths, and our bestseller: our vintage inspired oilcloth apron. It is a new take on an old classic apron. All our fabulous oilcloth items wipe clean with a damp sponge.