5 Ways To Decorate Your Dining Table Setting

Is the thought of guests coming over getting a hold of you? Whether it's a housewarming party or a small dinner, you might want to make it memorable and pleasing. After all, who wouldn't love a little appreciation? The way you present your food speaks volumes about your personal style. And that's why we're here to discuss tableware.

You can use a mix of tableware, decor and linens to set your table for a perfect dining experience. Be it an intimate dinner or a large gathering, there are many ways you can enliven your dining experience for yourself and your guests.

There are a majority of options available for you to choose from in terms of materials, style, designs and colours. Here's a compiled list of the easiest ways to get you started :

1. Serve Ware

Serve ware majorly includes items like serving bowls, platters or trays, serving spoons/ladles, casseroles, dessert bowls, etc. But it can extend to more fancy items like beverage pots, pitchers, salt cellars/shakers, and pepper shakers, etc. 

Serve ware comes in different shapes and sizes and is made from materials like ceramic, glass, plastic, wood, or metal.  Platters and serving bowls are the most popularly used form of serve ware and are typically used for serving, displaying, and presenting food.


2. Cutlery

Cutlery is a collection of spoons, forks, and knives used while eating and serving food. It is an important part of any dinner party that can leave a lasting impression on your guests.

The cutlery is as important as the food itself. They provide a vivid outlook to your overall presentation of the food. There are universal cutlery setting standards which can also be used for a more formal sit-down dinner evening!


3. Dinnerware

Commonly known as crockery, dinnerware is used to serve individual meals at a dining table. It can include dishes and implements that are intended for serving food at a table. It offers a variety of colours and sizes to choose from, whether it's for formal parties or everyday use at home.

A befitting dinnerware set adds a pop of elegance to your table. Serve your favourite food and drinks in your choice of different shapes and sizes and enjoy eating in style.


4. Table Decor

Choose a pop of colour to draw attention to your table. You can get various table decor in different shapes and sizes according to your choice. Whether it be a mundane weeknight dinner or a chirpy Sunday brunch, make every meal of yours delightful with subtle, easy on eyes and lovely table decor.

You can use an aesthetic mix of candle holders/stands, vases and small storage containers. They can be used to add the extra zinc of freshness and celebratory feel to your entire table setting.


5. Table Linen

Table linen play an important role in accentuating the overall vibe of your table setting. The linen can be chosen according to the general theme and ambience of the room. From vibrant to neutral colours and glossy to earthen textures - table linens can set that extra yet under-arching mood.

Table runners, covers, mats and napkins are often used as part of table linens. they can be used in contrast to the entire table setting or even blend in with the design - as per your mood and style.