Believe it or not, throwing some plates, silverware and glasses on the table haphazardly works, but if you want to have someone over for dinner who you actually like or want to impress, check out these options. Depending on how many courses you're doing will help determine what you put out for service. Technically, you want the primary wine glass to be directly in front of the largest knife, kinda like the knife is pointing at it. Here, glass #4 should be moved to the left about an inch. Additional glasses can be bunched together or aligned in a diagonal line towards 10 o'clock.
Option 1 -
Smaller fork and spoon can be arranged at an angle. Why? Because it looks neat. Hell, I don't know. I hope this helps you next time you have a smoking hot date come over and you want to impress. If that's the case, check out some of the wine+food pairings on my blog. Cheers!