Originally Posted by wingNwing
Thanx for posting the photo; that rail setup looks both esthetic and practical.
Unless your plates slip through underneath them, or as mentioned above, a liquid (salad dressing?) spills on the counter. A solid fiddle can also serve as a fingerhold, if not a handhold, and helps keeps messes contained. Using the sink as a catch-basin, or having a gap over a garbage receptacle are other good options.