Kids flatware – As infants grow into toddlers, they become more capable of taking care of themselves. Tableware and kids flatware designed especially for children aid this process by making it easy for children to eat by themselves. Size for the kid’s flatware and tableware are usually light, so that small children can easily wear them without help. The kid’s flatware tends to have larger, exaggerated features so that children who have not yet developed the fine motor skills to manipulate them without too much trouble.
Material for kids flatware can come in a variety of materials, including silver, bamboo and plastic. Serves should be in a fairly break-resistant material, because children have a tendency to drop things easily; this makes the plastic a popular material for children’s tableware. Melamine the break and scratch and often comes in cheerful colors, but parents should note that it may not be microwave. Stoneware is also robust, although it is much heavier than melamine.
A basic cutlery set includes a butter knife, spoon, large fork and lower fork. This set works for casual dining. Add second pieces for more formal dining, or to suit the individual needs of restaurants, such as coffee spoons, steak knives, dessert knives, spoons and forks and even kids flatware.