So you thought you knew how to set the table?

Most comprehensive traditional formal place settings: water goblet, champagne flute, white wine, red wine, cordial sherry, demitasse, coffee / tea cup, cake fork, dessert spoon, butter knife, bread and butter plate, serviette (napkin), salad course, fish course, meat course forks, consomme, salad plate, main course, charger, meat knife, teaspoon, soup spoon, seafood fork. Exact placement for every piece of silver, glass or crystal.

Never knew this about plate etiquette and the signals you give with your silverware. Good to know for the fancy places we have been going lately :-?

table settings.

Silverware Chart.

Candles in small vases as table runner...

Good guide for tipping.

etiquette

How to Half a Recipe - Pinning this now to print and keep in my kitchen later!! This will be SO NICE when I need it!

Beautiful blue table setting

A diagram of how to set up a proper buffet.

Always good to know! Table settings :)

Christmas table setting

The Right Wine Glass

Napkin

I LOVE THIS.Wrap your silverware in vintage napkins for a dinner party or reception. | 23 Totally Brilliant DIYs Made From Common Thrift Store Finds

formal place setting guide

Whitewashed Wood Charger Plate! #Ornate, charger, plate, luxury, dinner party, table setting, tablescape, formal, entertaining, Baroque

great way to serve bread on a buffet table