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Just the Tips: Creating the Perfect Place Setting

Throwing a formal dinner party can be intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. Follow these quick and easy tips to create the perfect place setting that will impress your guests.

1creating the perfect place setting

Don’t fear the fancy

Break out the fine china and good glasses. Don’t let them languish in your cabinet.

2adding a cloth napkin to place setting

Add a cloth napkin

It’s sustainable and adds a touch of elegance.

3add flowers to a place setting

Consider fresh flowers for a pop of color

Pro tip: You don’t have to fuss with a vase. A simple water glass will do.

4add candles to a place setting for warmth

Candles add warmth

Candlelight isn’t only for a romantic dinner. Light some candles in the name of self-care and self-love.

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