Whether you use serving pieces every night or just on special occasions, layering in decorative platters is a great way to spice up your dining decor. However, the more pieces you use, the more dishes you have to wash after dinner! Save time by choosing serving platters that are made from dishwasher-safe materials like glass or melamine. Here are five serving platters that make after-dinner cleanup a breeze by going straight into the dishwasher.
Available in two sizes from West Elm, these round serving platters complement your existing serveware. Made from white ceramic, these simple designs are dishwasher-safe. Pile them with colorful canapes to spread around for a dash of color or group them together to spice up your decor.
Yellow Moroccan serving tray
Add a dash of bright with this melamine platter from Target. The fun design provides a unique accent to your table setting. Built-in handles make this the perfect tray for serving guests at a cocktail party or for small hands to serve themselves an afterschool snack. Plus, this dishwasher-safe tray is also BPA- free.
Available from Ikea, this set of two glass platters is an inexpensive way to add elegance to your table. The lace-inspired borders that surround the two pieces are an affordable way to evoke crystal in a dishwasher-safe material.
Ampersand melamine platter
These black-and-white platters from Ampersand Design Studio on Etsy combine a modern design with dishwasher-safe, BPA-free melamine. The only problem? They’re almost too cute to cover up with food!
A whimsical border surrounds delicate hawthorn flowers on this dishwasher-safe stoneware platter from Anthropologie. With so many colors incorporated into the one piece, this platter will mesh seamlessly with your existing tableware.