Some top-rated brands of stoneware are Pfaltzgraff, Dansk and Fiesta. Stoneware is a type of fired ceramic dinnerware typically thicker and more durable than earthenware and good for use in the microwave, freezer, dishwasher and oven.Continue Reading
Pfaltzgraff, a division of Lifetime Brands makes highly rated stoneware in many different patterns from simple to colorful and decorative, with holiday patterns among the selection. Some of its patterns are sold exclusively on the website. In addition to dinnerware, Pfaltzgraff sells flatware, serveware, drinkware and accent pieces.
Dansk is part of the Lenox china company. Some of its stoneware comes in four-piece place settings of brightly colored dinnerware that can be mixed or matched.
Introduced in 1936 by the Homer Laughlin China Company, Fiesta originally came in red, cobalt blue, ivory, yellow and green, with turquoise added the next year. Colors have been added and discontinued through the years, but Fiesta remains one of the most popular choices in casual dinnerware, with colors that can be mixed and matched.Learn more about Tableware