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How to Set a Table

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In this video, you’ll see how to set a formal table for dinner. If you’ve ever wondered where the salad fork goes, or where the bread plate should be in relation to the salad plate, here's the inside scoop! You'll see the complete table set-up! Watch how to prepare table settings for a dinner consisting of the works: salad, bread, soup, beverages, a main course, with dessert and coffee! It’s easy to set a proper table for your next Thanksgiving, Christmas, or other special-event dinner. See how it’s done! See the article for Table Setting 101.