5 Dining Table Etiquette That Will Make You A Modern Influential Host

The dining room at home is a place where you share a meal and memorable moments with family and friends.  This multifunctional space is a crucial part of the interior of your home. Design this area in a style that matches the table etiquettes and modernity of your house to ensure it is both livable and functional.

Big or small, opulent or austere, you can transform your dining area into an attractive centerpiece of your home with the following tips.


1. Having Enough Lighting

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Whether it is a formal dining space or a cozy dining nook, lighting is very important.  Use the stylish lighting system in your dining room as the one sees in the image above. There is hanging lighting with more than three bulbs that lighten the entire dining area.

This modern lighting fixture not only makes space look happening but also increases the curb appeal of your home.


2. Adding Comfort

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Do you often get tired while eating on your dining table?

If yes, then add a bit of comfort and class in your dining area. Addition of gorgeous dining chairs and long seating with cushions is something that gives you comfort while eating. Moreover, the simple yet classy table and chair make your space look more attractive and spacious.

When you host the party at your home, your guest will get impressed with so much comfort in your home.


3. Know The Utensils' Proper Locations

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Always place the utensils in a mannered way on the dining table, which is easily accessible to you and your guests. Place the food to the left of the plate and drinks to the right of the dinner plate.

Moreover, keep the kettle and tea cups in the middle of the table, as you can see in the above image. Placing antique dinner set on table work as a classic decoration piece too. When guests arrive, set the table according to the table manners.


4. Use Flower Centerpiece For Fragrance And Freshness

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When you choose a rustic look for the dining area, don’ overlook the importance of flowers as a centerpiece on the table. Addition of flowers not only become a style statement but also spread freshness and fragrance in the entire space.

You can put the flowers you love in a transparent vase and place them on the dining table for more freshness. Get the idea from the above image.


5. Don’t Forget Dining Table Mats

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All the dining area design is waste without a table mat, which comes first in dining etiquettes. These mats not only protect the surface of the table from hot food but also save you from getting messy. Use durable, washable yet classy table mats that suit your personality and home interior. If your table is of light wooden shade then, white table mat may suit it.


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