Modern Dinnerware Trends for Contemporary Table Setting

designer dinnerware, crumpled lamp shade and vasesin purple and red colors

Designer dinnerware, lamp shades and vases for contemporary dining room decorating

Today contemporary dinnerware sets are a very important element of modern home decor. Trendy, classic or playful dinnerware sets and tables decorations in traditional and contemporary styles create a certain mood and bring unique decorating themes into your dining room.

Modern dinnerware for casual dining comes not only in round, but square, rectangular, oval and triangular shapes. Triangular and square dinnerware sets are especially popular for creating contemporary table decor, but contemporary table setting is not about shapes only. The contemporary style is about interesting design, modern colors, unique decorating themes and patterns for dinnerware sets and table decorations that perfectly match dining room decorating idea.

Some old fashioned table decorating ideas, patterns and designs, like small flowers on round serving dishes or inspired by nature patterns on luxurious china plates in retro styles and antique tableware are still modern, but contemporary colors, geometric patterns and modern graphics that adorn modern dinnerware sets are latest trends that blend contemporary art and modern design ideas.

White dinnerware sets in vintage style

round table, decoration with white tablecloth, lace and candles
White dinnerware sets, holiday table decorating ideas
retro style floral dinnerware with floral designs, table decorating ideas
Retro floral dinnerware sets with colorful small flowers

Contemporary dinnerware trends and modern table decorating ideas

Contemporary art, fashion and modern interior design influence contemporary dinnerware design trends. Modern table decorations and contemporary dinnerware sets are integral parts of art de la table that creates beautiful table decor and pleasant atmosphere for enjoying meals in style.

These casual dinnerware sets and modern table decorating ideas demonstrate latest trends. Current colors, modern ideas, tableware decoration patterns and table decorating themes create gorgeous and unique dinnerware for casual dining and special occasions.

white dinnerware in contemporary style, square dinnerware
White dinnerware sets with square shaped items

Current color trends, new table decorating themes and contemporary table decor ideas will guide you, if you plan to update your everyday dinnerware sets or buy beautiful tableware for your new home or special occasions.

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1. Contemporary dinnerware sets in eco style

modern tableware with floral designs, square plates
White dinnerware with floral designs, square dinnerware set
leaf shaped plates, serving dishes, contemporary tableware in eco style
Contemporary tableware, colorful leaf-shaped plates in eco style

Contemporary dinnerware design trends include modern tableware in eco style. These dishes, bowls, glasses and cups come in natural color shades, and with designs inspired by the nature. Gorgeous images adore glasses and serving dishes, creating beautiful table decor with beautiful displays of branches, flowers and leaves.

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Green table decorating ideas, neutral color tones and brown colors, beige or soft pastels, yellow and orange color shades for plates and table decorating fabrics are combined with natural texture of wood, glass, metal, stone, clay or straw. Natural materials and fabrics made of natural fivers look great with contemporary dinnerware sets in eco style.

white dinnerware set and natural fabric for table decoration in eco style
Modern tableware and natural fabrics for table decor in eco style
modern tableware and natural fabrics for table decoration in eco style
White dinnerware set and natural fabric in neutral colors

White dinnerware or light gray, beige, black and their combinations are elegant contemporary dinnerware trends. Simple shapes and contrasts created with black, gray and white dinnerware look elegant and classy.

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Contemporary triangular or square plates, bowls, serving dishes, beige and light gray table decorating fabrics and natural wood texture create modern table decorating in minimalistic style, that is perfect for colorful food presentation.

milky white dinnerware set, square dishes
Milky white dinnerware set with square dishes

2. Asian dinnerware trend and Japanese style decor ideas

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White dinnerware in rectangular, round or square shapes is great for casual dining and special event table setting. The contrast that white, gray or black dinnerware creates highlight Asian dinnerware design with calligraphic strokes and enhance colorful food presentation. White dinnerware sets look great with natural decor items, offering a nice choice for wooden table decoration.

asian tableware sets, white dinnerware, serving dishes and sushi food
Asian tableware set, Japanese style table decoration

3. Modern dinnerware sets in retro styles

Modern interior decorating color for spacious look

Tender pastel colors of pale pink, sky blue, mint green, lime and vanilla-yellow, and serving dishes made of frosted glass create modern table decor in retro style. Beautiful themed decor ideas, like colorful flowers, natural landscapes, village life scenes, animals, fruits or vegetables, butterflies and birds create elegant decor accessories and modern tableware in retro styles.

white dinnerware set with colorful butterflies
Contemporary dinnerware set in retro style with butterflies
modern tableware in retro styles
Dinnerware sets with fruits and vegetables in retro styles

Bright and sentimental dinnerware sets in retro styles create impressive and romantic table decoration with white tablecloths, candles and crystal glasses.

Apple kitchen decor and green color inspirations

4. Contemporary dinnerware sets with geometric patterns

contemporary dinnerware with geometric patterns and graphic prints
Black and white dinnerware sets with geometric patterns
modern tableware with check pattern
Geometric trend, contemporary dinnerware sets, check pattern

The squares and circles, polygons and triangles, modern curves and checks, chevrons and ovals, stylish stripes and donuts, polka dots and spirals are contemporary dinnerware trends.

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Simple shapes, white background and strong color contrasts are three elements of contemporary dinnerware sets that beautify table decorating with geometric patterns.

glasses with geometric patterns, black and white or golden colors
Modern tableware with geometric patterns

5. Casual dinnerware sets with tropical flowers and ethnic motifs

Edible flowers for blooming table decoration

Native art, Exotic African motifs and bright South American patterns, reflected in modern graphics, add unique decorative accents to modern tableware. Bright and colorful floral designs bring matching colors to table decorating with tropical theme. The combination of dinnerware sets in neutral colors and colorful decorating fabrics looks interesting and elegant. Nature inspired shapes and glossy tableware surfaces create festive and stylish atmosphere of a tropical party.

flower shaped modern tableware, plates, bowls and cups in bright colors
Bowls, cups and plates shaped as colorful tropical flowers for modern table decoration with exotic theme

6. Latest trends in contemporary dinnerware and decorative accessories

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The latest trends in dinnerware design bring unusual shapes and patterns. Pixels, curves and crumpled surfaces, combined with bright contemporary colors or intriguing white and black are modern design trends in contemporary dinnerware and dining room decorating.

white tableware with black graphic prints
Black and white graphics for white tableware set in contemporary style
designer dinnerware, crumpled lamp shade and vases in purple and red colors
Designer dinnerware, lamp shade, vases for contemporary dining room decorating

  by Ena Russ   
  last updated: 25.08.2013