A couple of weeks ago my mom gave me a set of “It’s not Paper” bowls. They look like paper plates, but are made out of melamine. This sturdy, chip-proof, and dishwasher safe material used to be only found in kids plates and cafeteria trays, but manufacturers are getting more and more creative with this material every day. I love using these “paper” bowls for dessert when having people over; they’re much more fun than my everyday cereal bowls.
Check out this line of melamine plates by Le Cadeaux. I swear they look like porcelain when you see them in person, but are melamine.
The Rustica Antique White is my favorite style in their line: