Add a traditional feel to your eating area using prints of flatware in antique gold detailed frames. The black matting allows the images of flatware to shine.
Replicas of vintage silverware add a touch of opulence to dining room walls. The sophistication of a large $200 Grande Baroque dinner fork on the wall might inspire more formal dinners.
Or create a flatware-theme wall grouping with different frames and media.
Here's a clever idea for reusing a spoon. These hooks give your kitchen a warm feel. Hang a leash on one, or use a row of them for coats and bags. You can purchase one of these or make your own. Use needle-nose pliers to bend your spoon's handle and drill a hole or two in the bowl to attach it to the wall.