Setting The Table Place Settings. For a more modern or eclectic afternoon tea, well anything goes really and if space is really tight, but you want your guests to be seated at the table, you can place the cake plate, cup & saucer and cutlery directly on top of the napkin for a really delightful table setting and something a little more relaxed.
Are you searching for the Holy Grail of afternoon tea, the perfect table setting? So are we. Because as much as we love having an impromptu, everyone-together, sit down with a pot of our favourite English Afternoon and a cake or too, there's nothing quite like taking the time to make it really special.
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Simple Guidelines on Table Setting for Afternoon Tea Afternoon Tea Table Decoration The most important aspect of any afternoon tea party is the tea and its related items. The afternoon tea does not serve heavy food, only light snacks to go with the tea. So, normally need not fix in plenty of items.
"Taking Tea" is a daily tradition in some parts of the world and a decadent luxury in others. However you see afternoon tea, I don't know anyone who doesn't love the opportunity to set aside a busy life to enjoy a cup of tea, beautiful flowers, luscious treats, and a wonderful visit with friends.
Table Setting Guide napkin use and etiquette. The basic function of the napkin is to wipe your fingers and blot your mouth. After sitting, unfold your napkin and place it in your lap (don't tuck it in your collar) after the host or hostess has placed his or her napkin in their lap.