You might not have a good idea how red colored or black colored Japanese traditional tableware will fit into your table settings or specially to your home made dishes. But please see here how they would match perfectly and innovatively with any kind of food, and with your creation and imagination they will expand into the beautiful table settings that nobody has ever seen.
"Sake is served in a gold maki-e Guinomi sake cup"
Fine lacquerwares have distinctive colors, such as red, black or brown that ordinary Western tabelwares do not have. Those dark colors will make the pale or light color food to stand out, and will bring sharpness in your table settings. Please try it for yourself !