As formal occasion need so many formal rules to stick, casual dinner table is more flexible to behold. You can modify the amount of dining set depends on what you would serve for dinner. You can reduce the amount of flatware do that the arrangement would more simple and easier. You can choose pattern table cloth instead of plain one. Checked table cloth with bright color can be good for your dinner with your friend in informal situation. You can put name cards in unique packaging to add personal touch. Generally speaking, casual dinner gives more warm and familiarity for your dinner.
Firstly, you should pay attention to formal dinner table set. This is important because this is the fundamental table setting that later you can adjust for another occasion. Formal dinner table maybe rather complicated but you can steadily improve it as long as you have a willing. Such dining set arrangement is the key for your dinner table. Apply a white table cloth or you can make it beige or cream as formal occasion can’t be compiled with striking pattern. Lace white table cloth may be a goo variation to add elegance and luxury on the table. Put charger and then dinner plate and last salad plate. You can also put a folded napkin on them. Arrange flatware such as knives, forks and glass in formal rule—whether Continental or American rule. Add decorative and grand designed candle place on centerpiece.
Some people think that setting a dinner table for some events or occasion is something difficult. It includes the arrangements of so many stuffs and it’s harder to make it remarkable and impressive. Actually, setting a dinner table only a matter of basic knowledge about table setting that can be modified into another style. If you can do basic things you can modify the style depends on the occasion. Just let your logic and taste create unity on the dinner table so that your events would make strong impression. Here are some guides for you set dinner table on various occasion.