Serveware & Dinnerware Halloween 2018

The WHERE TO FIND IT - SERVEWARE & DINNERWARE page provides ideas on where to find interesting and hard to find items that dress up your Halloween serving table and make entertaining more fun for Halloween.  Prices, where they are provided, are subject to change without notice.  Items shown may not be available online or in all stores and are subject to prior sale.

Choose Spooky or Fun Ways To Serve Food


Pier 1


The candy bowl on the left in the top row is held by aluminum hands.  As it is 12” in diameter, it would serve as easily with chips.  It’s available online only.  The witch’s hat chip/dip bowl in the center and skeleton holding a bowl in the top row are available in store and online.  The chip/dip set is 13” x 10” and made of dolomite.  The skeleton is aluminum and the bowl is stainless steel (5.75” x 2.5”. Overall this piece is 6.25 x 7.25”. 

Park Avenue Puppies are featured in Halloween costumes in the ironstone salad plate and mug on the left in the middle row.  The Halloween Dogs appetizer plates on the left are porcelain and sold as a set of 4.  No longer is Halloween just about black cats!

The serving platter and appetizer plates (sold in sets of 4) in the bottom row are melamine.

Pier 1 can definitely make Halloween entertaining more fun.   Find these items and more in Pier 1 stores or online at P1 HALLOW.


Pottery Barn


The condiment server and round platter in the top row are ceramic with metal skull handles.  Skeleton hands are shown as servers and place card holders are on the right. 

In the middle row, the porcelain appetizer plates on the left are sold in sets of 4.  The jack-o-lantern appetizer in the center and the ghost and black cat plates, cups and bowls on the right are hand painted glazed stoneware.

The bottom row features a Harry Potter™ theme.  The 4” bowls of the “Sorting Hat” snack server  on the left are made of stainless steel and the hat is aluminum.; both have an antique gold finish.  The “I Solemly Swear” appetizer plates are porcelain and sold in sets of 4.  No mater whether you’re planning something fairly sophisticated or completely casual, this selection offers a choice of ways to make your Halloween entertaining more fun.

Whatever your theme, skeletons, ghosts, mummies, pumpkins or even Harry Potter, Pottery Barn has just what you need.  See these items and more in Pottery Barn stores and online at PB HALLOW.



Swoozies opened their first store in Buckhead in Atlanta, Georgia in 2001.  Half of the store features invitations & stationery and half is devoted to gifts, many of them being personalized.  The gift area of the store is theme based, changing with the seasons.  The folks at Swoozie’s are passionate about many things, including recognizing and celebrating life’s occasions.  They also have a wicked sense of humor, which permeates their entire line of products.  There are now ten Swoozie’s stores, mostly in the Southern states, most recently in the Denver area, and

The bowl and platters in the top row are melamine, and have been customized (no additional charge) with the “Hudson” name.  The bowl is 6.5” in diameter and the platters are 10” (sold in sets of 2.  The “treats” bowl and spoon on the right are ceramic.  The bowl is 3” x 6” and the spoon is 4.25”.  While they were intended for candy, they work quite well for dips/spreads.  The beverage napkins in the bottom row are representative of their sense of humor, and not likely found elsewhere.

Find these and other items that can make Halloween more entertaining in Swoozie’s stores or online at SW HALLOW. has a delightful selection of Halloween spreaders.  In the top row the spreaders on the left are sold as a set of 2, and on the right as a set of 4.  All other spreaders are sold with a plate or bowl.


Along with the spreaders, Amazon also includes the chip/dip set and appetizer plates above.  Find these and other Halloween serveware online at AMAZON HALLOW.


Pick On Us

This company that’s been around for 25 years specializes in “eco-friendly tableware & presentation solutions for those who want to present their cuisine with functional elegance.”  While they primarily serve the luxury hospitality sector, they also sell online in quantities small and affordable enough that anyone hosting a party can likely take advantage of their offering. 

Pick On Us enjoys holidays, and offers unique picks for Halloween.

The picks in the top row are made of white birch wood.  Both are sold in lots of 25.  The black cat picks are 4” and the Witch is 6”.  The picks in the bottom row are sold in bags of 100.  The picks on the left are called Big Skull Picks.  They are about the size of a nickle, and you choose orange or white.  Those on the right are called “Multi-Color Skulls (about the size of a dime and come in assorted colors).  Both picks are 4.5”.  Find these and more Halloween picks at POU HALLOW.


Oriental Trading Company

Oriental Trading Company has an amazing array of party supplies.  They started out using catalogs to sell to teachers, expanded to corporate sales and now sell to everyone online.

The top row above includes Day of the Dead coasters, traditional Halloween appetizer picks, and pirate’s sword picks.  The second row includes a zombie punch bowl on the left (holds 2.25 gallons), and drink dispensers in the center and left, each of which holds 2 gallons.  On the left in the third row are Zombie inflatable coolers, one filled.  They are 43” x 30” and hold 48 twelve ounce cans.  On the right is a cotton 90” x 17” table runner.  The bottom row includes a ceramic set of 4 plates on the left.  Plates are 7” in diameter and each has a different spooky image.  On the right molded zombie plastic cups.  They hold 28 ounces and are 7” tall.  They’re sold by the dozen.


Oriental Trading Company has a really wide variety of disposable dinnerware.  Those shown above are representative.

See these items and more online at OTC HALLOW.


Party City


Although the wrappers shown in the top row are intended for cupcakes or muffins, they are also useful for appetizers like baked won ton wrappers filled with sandwich spreads or “meatloaf cupcakes”.  And the appetizer picks are great for cheese bites, glazed meatballs and more.


Party City has a good collection of Halloween themed disposable dinnerware.  Find these and more at Party City stores or online at PC HALLOW.


Karen’s Glass Design

Karen Perez is the artist behind Karen’s Glass Design, her shop on  She’s been painting glass for about 15 years.  She was inspired to begin when she saw a pitcher she loved, but couldn’t afford.  She is one of the few painted glass artists that includes coffee cups, sugar, creamer and butter dishes in addition to wine and other glasses.

From left to right above, coffee cups, sugar and cream pitcher, and covered butter dish, all perfect for your Halloween themed breakfast or dinner table.  Find these and other Halloween themed painted glass items online at KGD HALLOW.