Published at Saturday, September 15th 2018, 10:22:18 AM by Hector Bethune. Tableware. Are you looking for elegant tableware but aren't interested in buying or renting expensive china to get it? There are a growing amount of people who want it, but just don't know how they will be able to afford it, or don't feel it is worth the cost. These days there are always ways around spending the full price while still achieving the appearance you are looking for. One of the most popular alternatives to china or glass tableware is clear plastic tableware. You can use it in any upscale celebration you may be planning. By purchasing clear plastic tableware you will automatically achieve the elegant and classy look you desire.