Holiday dinnerware – Plates are blank canvas to show off a meal. Therefore, color, pattern and shape are important when arranging and presenting a meal. We want plates that accent the interior, or at least not competing with the environment. Animal themes are prevalent in holiday dinnerware. Birds, butterflies and animal print are graced dinnerware patterns. Bizarre Kenya Dinner has a zebra theme and Joseph Abound has more animal print pattern. Target carries square safari animal patterns too.
Although the majority of plates are round, new forms holiday dinnerware debuts at home and in restaurants. Oblong, triangular and square plates are becoming more common, and restaurants often serve appetizers on a plate that has a less traditional form. Square tiles are becoming popular as well and they are in solid colors and patterns. Square bowls and cups are rounded and many sets of deep bowls without rim.
The plates are present in a variety of common solids. Many casual holiday dinnerware sets of mugs instead of cups and saucers. Some colors are becoming increasingly popular. For example, black and white designs that are offered, and blue and green tiles are popular too. Some patterns are sold as individual parts. Making it easy to mix new with old holiday dinnerware or allow the buyer to buy exactly what she needs.