Archive For The “Dinnerware” Category

Asian Dinnerware & Place Settings

Asian-inspired dinnerware can offer an elegant look to any table. Whether you simply like the way it looks, or you appreciate the rich tradition and history behind the styles, Asian dinnerware can be an affordable way to add ambience to the dinner table. Below, we’ve gathered some of our favorite Asian-inspired dinnerware and place settings […]

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Pfaltzgraff Dinnerware

The Pfaltzgraff company is a great example of a long-standing American dinnerware company. Founded in the early 1800s in Pennsylvania, their pieces make excellent dinnerware *and* collector’s items. Pfaltzgraff dinnerware sets are typically sold through quality department and specialty stores. Online, you can find their sets at the links below. Although the pieces pictured below […]

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Elegant Dinnerware

Dinnerware can say a lot about a person and a home. Chipped and mismatched dinnerware, for instance, tells people that you don’t make the dining experience a priority, or that you don’t have a lot of money (or taste, if money can be ruled out as a reason). Good, elegant dinnerware, however, speaks volumes. It […]

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Martha Stewart Dinnerware

Martha Stewart may not be without controversy in her personal life, but her products are nearly always stylish and classy. Her dinnerware line, available in fine department stores, is certainly no exception. Martha Stewart dinnerware place settings are clean and classic, but slightly modern. They’d make perfect “upscale everyday” sets. Most are porcelain, but they’re […]

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Black Dinnerware & Place Settings

Most of us are accustomed to seeing food on white plates. Since most food has some color, it’s easiest to appreciate the overall look of the food against a light or white background. Still, some dishes can look especially dramatic against a black background, and some of us just like black dinnerware. I’m particularly fond […]

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Vera Wang Dinnerware

Although a lot of us know Vera Wang for her infamous wedding dresses or her low-cost line of lingerie at Kohl’s, her product line also includes an amazing line of dinnerware and place settings. We’ve gathered some of the most beautiful Vera Wang place settings below. If you like a sophisticated, elegant, and timeless style, […]

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Sango Ceramics Dinnerware: Sets & Separates

Sango Stoneware and Ceramic dinnerware has become a popular choice for many families due to their effortlessly stylish designs and sturdy feel. Although it can be difficult to locate Sango dinnerware products in stores, Macy’s and Wal-Mart are good places to start looking. One thing you’ll notice right away about Sango dinnerware is that many […]

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Denby Dinnerware

If you’re not familiar with Denby dinnerware, it’s an company that manufactures stoneware dinnerware in England, and they’ve been doing it for over 200 years now. In addition to their commitment to manufacturing their products in a relatively high-cost location (rather than outsourcing to Asia), Denby dinnerware is also committed to safety, offering the following […]

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Square Dinnerware

I’m not sure just how far square dinnerware goes back in history, but I do love the sleek, often modern look it can lend to the dinner table. Although square plates and dishes are occasionally associated with high-end modern dinnerware lines, a number of companies produce square dishes at very affordable prices. In addition to […]

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Portmeirion Dinnerware Sets

If you’re a fan of sweet, simple, and feminine dishes, you’ll love Portmeirion Dinnerware. If you’re not already familiar with Portmeirion dinnerware, know that it comes from the same company that brings us the Spode and Royal Worcester brands. Portmeirion place settings tend to relatively high end and expensive, but they’re great if you’re prepared […]

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