The old adage “We eat with our eyes first” applies to two things. First and foremost, it refers to meal presentation: how each element is arranged, proportioned, and garnished. But the type of plate or bowl on which we are served is also important to the overall dining aesthetic. A proper set of dinnerware will make the most of your favorite meals by turning everyday servings into culinary art. Here are a few things to consider when shopping for just the right collection.