Everyone loves entertaining! Whether it be a dinner party, family get together, or celebration of a holiday or special occasion, your table setup is the perfect way to showcase your style. The dinner table is the centerpiece of your home and the perfect location to really illustrate your aesthetic and wow your guests. However, determining your aesthetic and picking the right pieces to really shine can be a difficult task! To help make this easier, we’ve compiled a list of “must-have” items on every table, regardless of style, to ensure you have everything you need to complete that perfect look. Not sure what your look is? No problem, we’re sharing some of our favorite inspirational images of various table styles to help you out!
- Table cloth
- Matching dining set
- Linen napkins
- Candles and candlesticks
- Full set of utensils
- Various glassware
- Serving dishes
- Table runner or similar draping fabric
- Additional small decor items
For more formal events, consider adding a few extra special touches, like menus and name cards, to really finish off the look!
What’s the number one design element on your list that you just can’t live without? Or your favorite style? Let us know!