Setting The Table: Step Up Your Dinner Party Game With 10 Interesting Plates

Loathe as we may be to admit it, the colder months make us more inclined to stay in. But just because fall's upon us is no reason to accept a season's worth of boring dinners at home. Whether you're dining solo, or hosting a fun party, presentation is key to a successful meal — starting with the foundation. For our autumn Setting The Table series, we're giving you ten of our top picks for affordable and stylish ways to upgrade your tabletop. First up: plates.

From a witty typographic side plate to statement-making octagonal marble pieces and works by Picasso, here are ten attractive new models that are almost too good-looking to eat off.