12 Holiday Dinnerware Sets for Every Style and Budget
Celebrate the holidays with dinnerware that rises to the occasion.
‘Tis the season to treat yourself to a new holiday dinnerware set. Or two. Gear up for the Thanksgiving feasts and Christmas celebrations ahead with some fresh and festive plates, platters and serveware befitting the holiday season.
We're taking the chore out of shopping with our curated list of the top dinnerware collections for both major holidays coming up. Keep scrolling to check out our picks for the best holiday dinnerware sets to suit your interior design style — plus, where to shop them — in the links below.
Thanksgiving Dinnerware Sets
Drawing inspiration from 18th-century English transferware, the Plymouth Birds Dinnerware Collection offers effortless elegance for traditional Thanksgiving tables. The stately set consists of creamy-white porcelain serveware and dinnerware adorned with seasonal bird illustrations, framed with a chocolate-brown border motif. Feathered focal points found on the plates include quail, duck, pheasant, geese and turkey.
If ornately illustrated dinnerware feels too over the top, this one is for you. The embossed wheat collection is subtly autumnal, highlighting the season without overpowering your dining table with an avalanche of fall colors. The glazed porcelain collection includes dinner plates and a serving platter, turkey platter, gravy boat and pitcher. Pick and choose items that suit your needs, or treat yourself to the lot for a cohesive and beautiful setting for your festive fall gatherings.
Nothing spells celebration quite like a Thanksgiving feast served on gold-rimmed porcelain dishes. This dreamy dinnerware collection boasts clean lines, a glossy finish and 22-karat-gold distressed edges that toe the line between glam and understated. The collection includes a pasta bowl, dinner plate, salad plate, soup bowl and cereal bowl. Build your own set for the upcoming holiday season in your choice of white, grey or rose.
Pumpkins and posies are a failproof combo for any autumn table. The Botanical Harvest dinnerware collection from Pottery Barn creates a charming and vibrant backdrop for shared weekday meals and Thanksgiving feasts alike. The 8-piece set includes four salad plates with white fairytale pumpkins and four dinner plates adorned with cheerful orange gourds.
How does that saying go, Birds of a feather feast together? Something like that. Treat yourself to a flock of festive fall stoneware plates with the Botanical Harvest Bird collection from Pottery Barn. The charming set includes four unique bird illustrations evenly distributed between four dinner plates and four salad plates. The stately bundle is poised to bring rich, autumnal color to your tablescape with prismatic pheasant, mallard, quail and turkey designs.
Acorns, autumn leaves and vivid cobalt blueberries come together to create one charming dinnerware collection for your Thanksgiving table. The whimsical set includes all the bells and whistles: four dinner plates, four salad plates and four cereal bowls. Style on your holiday table with white, ivory or navy linens, brass candle holders and almond taper candles.
Christmas Dinnerware Sets
Bring magic and merriment to your Christmas table display with this literature-inspired dinnerware collection. The glazed porcelain designs boast timeless Christmas Eve scenes: Santa and his reindeer, a decorated holly wreath, an overflowing stocking and a leaping reindeer. Explore the collection and invest in pieces that suit your household needs. Options available include dinner plates, salad plates, appetizer plates, mugs, bowls, dipping bowls, nut bowls, serving bowls, serving platters, a three-tiered stand and a melamine dining set for the kids’ table.
The Rustic Reindeer Dinnerware Set from Pottery Barn makes a cozy addition to any contemporary and modern farmhouse Christmas table. The unfussy terra-cotta dinnerware set features hand-painted reindeer and a speckled finish in a neutral color story. Bonus: The entire lot is both microwave and dishwasher safe. Each set includes four dinner plates, four salad plates and four mugs ideal for seasonal brunch and festive family dinners alike.
You’ll be hard-pressed to find a dinnerware pattern with more staying power than the iconic Spode Christmas tree. The brand-new collection combines the classic Spode evergreen with a whimsical border or red-and-green dots to yield a fetching, traditional place setting for the holiday season. Build your dinnerware set with items from the collection: dessert plates, dessert tray, tiered server and stackable mugs.
Love wearing plaid during the winter months? Take notes from your winter wardrobe when dressing your Christmas breakfast table. This 12-piece stoneware set comes in your choice of a cozy red and white or black-and-white plaid finish to bring dimension and interest to your seasonal table design. Each bundle comes with four salad plates, four mugs and four cereal bowls.
Set the table with Hygge this Christmas with this Scandi-inspired dinner plate collection. The stoneware dinner plates are punctuated by a minimalist silhouette, a satin finish and embroidery-inspired, Scandinavian borders. Pair the plates with birchwood candle holders, white tapers and natural linen napkins for a well-rounded table display.
Bring the slopes to your Christmas celebration with the Holiday Skier Dinnerware Collection from West Elm. The whimsical collection includes a mug and dessert plate with clean, modern silhouettes enlivened by dainty, color-clad skiers hitting the slopes in style. Pair the playful collection with kicky colored napkins and sculptural table accessories to achieve a modern, personality-packed table.