Porcelain dinnerware sets are on the high-end of choices of dinnerware that is durable and long-lasting. Once upon a time, porcelain was only used in expensive fine china, but nowadays it is even used in casual dinnerware sets.
There are fine china dinnerware sets that are of greater quality, like bone china, but porcelain still stands up for excellence.
Over the years, I have used dinnerware made of all types of materials. Stoneware dinnerware sets are long-lasting, but porcelain is by far my favorite.
Common knowledge is that porcelain dinnerware is not for use as everyday dinnerware; however, the trend is going that way. The reason that fine china requires special care is the decorations that are used on it. Many porcelain sets these days are made to be dishwasher and microwave safe which eliminates the need for using it only for special occasions.
Here are some of the casual sets that are available in this material.
These are just a few of porcelain sets that are made of porcelain. See more here. Be sure to check, before purchase, the dinnerware meets your needs.
Many of the major brands and manufacturers of fine china use porcelain for the body of their dinnerware.
Here a few choice of china dinnerware sets made of porcelain.
The most important thing to consider if you want long-lasting dinnerware, is the material that the dinnerware is made of. Although it is not the very best in dinnerware choices, porcelain dinnerware sets are at the top of line in casual settings and hold weight even in the fine china dinnerware line.