The way your dining table look when serving the food to your family, friends and guests defines your taste, style and elegant touch. Not enough to get a delicious meal but setting an attractive dining table perfectly make the meal tastes and looks amazing as well. Here are some quick tips to set an attractive and elegant dining room table and catch your guests’ eyes while having a delicious meal.
There are some items you need to get first before setting your dining room table elegantly. A tablecloth in white is preferred but you can go for any other favorite colors with patterns or in any fabric to cover your dining table on both sides.
Then, to have a formal elegant look for your dining table, get a decorative centerpiece like flowers, candlesticks and so on. But if you choose to get flowers keep in mind the type and colors of flowers beside you should get the medium tall not to interrupt the communication between you and your guests.
The next step is to get your table setting; the basic utensils and elements and then know how to set them in order perfectly. You need different Plates for dinner, salad and dessert, Soup Bowl, Cloth Napkin, Water/Juice Glass, Salad/Dinner Forks, Knives, Soup/Table Spoons and so on.
As you can see there are a variety of knives, spoons, and forks that each has its functional purpose and a right way to be placed. This will be your next lesson how to set these items in order to get a perfect serving look. First, you put your serving plate for the main and side courses plates which serve as a supportive plate to these dinner courses and your Napkin cloth has its way on the serving plate in a decorative way.
Then, the right side of the plates is for your knives and the cutting edge toward the plate with the spoons while the forks will be on the left side of the plates. Finally, keep in mind that to get everything just on its time; dessert, salad and so on.