Monthly Archives: January 2011

The Resurgence Of Spode China in England

There's a fasicnating article out today in the UK Telegraph about the future of the English mecca of china-manufacturing, Stoke-On-Trent. Formerly the home and production center of such china stalwarts as Wedgwood Chinese Flowers and Spode Chelsea Garden, the decline … Continue reading

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How Much Is My Wedgwood Kutani Crane China Set Worth?

An important question, but one that cannot be answered. It just can't. Fine china is different than precious metals, diamonds or other commodities. These have set prices per ounce or karat which are set by certain market forces. China on … Continue reading

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Why Not Use Disposable Dinnerware Instead Of Lenox Kingston?

Indeed, why not? After all disposable dinnerware is cheap and easy, and these days comes in nice shapes and styles. To answer this question, we need to take a page from Marketing 101. Marketers have long discovered that people don't … Continue reading

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Royal Doulton Sarabande: Made In England But Popular In…….Japan?

We've noticed something interesting here at Classic Replacements. For many years, indeed centuries, the trend of china patterns and designs moved from East to West. Designs and styles popular in the Orient were picked up more and more in Europe … Continue reading

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