14 Serving Pieces That Make a Statement at the Table

You have those minimalist white dishes nobody will ever know you bought on sale, the matching wine glasses your mom gave you, and the perfect vintage linen napkins. The problem is, if you serve that...

Heath Ceramics dinnerware

by Christine 14 years ago

I will be replacing my everyday dishes this year, and would like to see if anyone has any experience with dinnerware by Heath Ceramics. It's a little pricey, it's beautiful, but is it worth the mon...

Removing silverware marks from plates?

by jacquelyncoffey 9 years ago

Hi, I have Noritake colorwave dishes, which I guess are stoneware, certainly not fine china, and they have dark marks from the stainless steel flatware, from cutting your meat etc. Is there any wa...

Dinner and glassware that's unbreakable AND un-ugly

by Googs 6 months ago

I have a friend who, due to health reasons, is in need of plates and especially glasses that cannot be broken. I'd love to get them something that isn't embossed with Disney characters. Something...

MMclay Ceramics Sale, SF, Sun 9/9

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

Ceramic tableware fall seconds and sample sale, Sunday 9/9, 11am to 6pm. MMclay Ceramics Airstream Lot Corner of Linden St. & Octavia St. San Francisco https://www.facebook.com/mmclayairstream/

Cotogna and Quince kitchen sidewalk sale, Sat 9/8

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

Saturday, September 8, 11am to 1pm, for the annual kitchenware sidewalk sale of used items from Quince and Cotogna restaurants in San Francisco. Cash only.

Cheap but sturdy dinnerware, glassware and flatware

by FoodMan88 1 year ago

Got a recent grad being sent out into the world for his first job rotation. He needs to put together a kitchen and needs all the basics. He’s pretty good cooking so he knows what he needs/wants wit...

New dinnerware - Nevaeh by Fritz and Floyd? Williams Sonoma?

by Olivia_Oil 1 year ago

We need new dinnerware. I want one set that will work for both everyday and entertaining. Sweetheart/Wirecutter recommends Nevaeh by Fritz and Floyd at BBB but I am having a hard time finding much ...

Favorite mug?

by Olivia_Oil 1 year ago

I have been looking into new dish sets and have not been liking the mugs in any of them so am thinking of buying a set separately. Does anyone have mugs they currently love. I want ones that are ve...

Fiestaware Question

by jscott686 1 year ago

I was in an antique shop a couple of years ago and my mother saw a piece of Fiestaware that i haven't seen since. I believe it was a wire piece which held a bowl or plate in the air. It might have ...

What dinnerware do you have, and how do you rate it?

by foiegras 9 years ago

As a dinnerware junkie, I'm wondering what you guys have, and what's the best and worst in terms of durability and function. I'll come back & post about my collection ...

old china and porcelain dishes..safe in microwave?

by erica 4 years ago

I have many dishes manufactured before there were microwaves, so no "microwave safe" label on the underside. I would not chance super expensive Spode, but what about non-luxury china including Api...

Dinnerware safety--brand suggestions?

by liveforfood 11 years ago

I am in the market for some new every day dishes and I don't want to spend a fortune. But I am struck that everything I've seen at a low cost or reasonable prices is made in China and I am concern...

Williams Sonoma Pantry Dinnerware vs. Open Kitchen Dinnerware?

by JulesEliz 2 years ago

I've been looking to purchase some white Dinnerware for every day use. I was all set to buy the Crate & Barrel Aspen Dinnerware but just received an awesome gift card to Williams Sonoma, so I am tr...

Dinnerware plates that can be heated in the oven

by KimM5263 1 year ago

Hello, We are looking for plates that can be heated in the oven to serve hubby's new steak recipe on. I am unsure what type of plate to buy. Think Ruth Chris dinner! Hot butter and steak sizzli...

A Question Regarding Modern Corelle Dinnerware.

by rusted 6 years ago

Hi. When I moved out 3 years ago, my mother gave me some pieces of Corelle Dinnerware with the gold butterfly motif (picture included). She received these from her mother when she got married i...

Which is the Best Flatware set ?

by JoeyPar 2 years ago

Hey guys, Help Me Out Here! My mom is turning 50 on next month. So i thought of buying her something she loves. She is really craving for a good flatware set for her dinner table lately. So i have...

Any way to remove a pattern from good dishes?

by georgia1026 2 years ago

I have a huge set of Noritake contemporary china. It is wonderful, oven/microwave/dishwasher safe. Doesn't chip and hard to break. But I got them in the 70's with a peach flower pattern that I a...

Is it safe to heat plates in the microwave?

by la2tokyo 8 years ago

As someone who works in a restaurant I feel the need to plate everything on a hot plate. At home, where I have no plate heater, I have always preheated my plates in the microwave. I was cooking a...

What kind of things do you serve in 6oz mini-bowls?

by FluffyKiwiFruit08 3 years ago

I ordered some Corelle dinnerware on ebay including some 6oz bowls. I assumed they'd be about the size of some small but useful 'rice-bowls' I have when I ordered them but are about half the size! ...