The Basics of Table Setting

Learn the Simple Secrets of Setting a Table Properly

If you are not aware of how to set a table, there could be some awkward moments in your future.

When our son was younger, to make him world ready, we would have sessions that I called “life skills”. Setting a table was one of those life skills–we always used cloth napkins and I have a closet full that I have collected over the years.

This TED-Ed talk does a great job of explaining what goes where and why. Who would have known that the knife blade placed towqrd the plate is a sign of non-aggression in a dinner guest!?