12 Elegant Charger Plates to Glam-Up Your Dinner Table

Add instant elegance to any dinner party spread.

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Charger plates are a subtle yet crucial element of any dinner table display, providing a contrasting aesthetic detail underneath dishware while also protecting your tablecloth from spills and splatters. We found 12 gorgeous options to elevate your entire home dining experience, no matter what the occasion.

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American Atelier Genesis Metallic Glass Chargers

$98 for set of four BUY NOW

These ornate metallic plates will add a touch of sparkly elegance to any formal dinner party. Choose between silver and gold, and then pair with metallic cloth napkins for a stunning and festive table spread this holiday season.

More: 10 Fun Napkin Rings for Any Festive Dinner Spread

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Juliska Berry and Thread Scallop Charger Plate

$72 each BUY NOW

Ideal for weekend brunch, afternoon tea, or an elegant winter dinner party, these sophisticated glazed ceramic plates have a dainty scalloped shape and an old-world French feel.

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13-Inch Charger Plate by Linen Tablecloth

$13 for set of four BUY NOW

Playing off this year's jewel-toned trend, these vibrant charger plates by Linen Tablecloth will add a pop of rich color to any table scape. They come in a variety of colors, but we're partial to this deep eggplant hue

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West Elm Pewter Charger

$29 each BUY NOW

Crafted from metal with a distressed smoky-gray pewter finish, these neutral yet chic charger plates from West Elm will add a subtle rustic aesthetic to your next dinner party. Try simple linen napkins and sleek silverware for a minimalist approach.

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Old Dutch International Hammered Charger Plate

$146 for set of six BUY NOW

Right on-trend with the Moscow Mule-inspired copper barware craze, these metallic charger plates by Old Dutch International add just the right amount of sheen to a more formal sit-down dinner party or weekend brunch.

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West Elm Wood Charger

$24 each BUY NOW

These solid wood charger plates are stained dark mahogany for a rich and rustic effect. If you're looking for versatility, these pieces seamlessly transition from casual dining al fresco during the summer to cozy meals indoors during colder months.

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World Market Gold Square-Rimmed Chargers

$12 for set of four BUY NOW

Offset circular dishes with this gorgeous square charger plate, displaying a soft, etched-gold finish to make your place settings look extra-rich. Who says only kids like to play with shapes?

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Birch Lane Round Rattan Chargers

$33 for set of four BUY NOW

For a more informal get-together or casual lunch, these natural woven rattan chargers will add a rustic and laid-back vibe to the table.

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ChargeIt! by Jay Aristocrat Gold Charger Plate

$144 for set of 12 BUY NOW

Frame your main-course masterpiece with this ornate charger plate with the look of hand-carved wood in a much more easy-to-clean plastic material. It functions well underneath place settings or as the table's elegant centerpiece.

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Pier 1 Imports Antiqued Wood Charger

$20 each BUY NOW

These wooden charger plates in a distressed lively green hue make for a chic backdrop that pops, and they give a fresh look to your entire dinner table.

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World Market Fluted Silver Charger

$12 for set of four BUY NOW

These lacquer chargers have a shiny silver finish, and they're popular for a range of special occasions, from anniversary parties to holiday celebrations.

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ChargeIt! by Jay 14-Inch Beaded Charger Plates

$50 for set of four BUY NOW

With the look of timeworn, treasured antiques, this melamine charger set is anything but old hat. Get the five-star dining feel by swapping one of these silver-and-gold plates under your table setting for an upscale vibe that's sure to wow your dinner guests.