Published at Friday, September 07th 2018, 10:21:20 AM by Mathieu Auger. Tableware. Your picnic basket or your picnic container is going to dictate as to what type of tableware you may want to carry. If you're using ceramic or glassware, or possibly china, you're going to want good silverware for your picnicking experience. There's no sense in packing plastic spoons and forks, if you're eating off of china. There are plenty of different styles of picnic baskets that can keep your china, glassware and tableware all safely stored.