Category Archives: Gift Giving

What to Give This Coming Mother’s Day (2nd of 2 parts)

Are you still undecided on what to give your mom this coming Mother’s Day? Here’s another option – the Wedgwood Columbia collection. This pattern features a combination of dragon and flowers, denoting strength and grace at the same time. And … Continue reading

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What to Give This Coming Mother’s Day (1st of 2 parts)

It’s less than a week to go before Mother’s Day – have you picked out a gift for your mom (and all the other mother figures in your life) yet? You know, whether they admit it or not, women (especially … Continue reading

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Easter Gift Ideas

Easter Gift Ideas What comes to your mind during Easter season?  The Easter egg, right? Ever wondered how the Easter egg came to be? Well, historians say that the egg is said to symbolize the tomb of Christ’s resurrection.  And … Continue reading

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Get to know the beauty that is Spode China

Spode China Company from the United Kingdom dates back to the 1700’s. Created by Josiah Spode and acquired by the Portmeirion Group in 2009. You probably know Spode for their elegant patterns and keen eye for detail. Here are a … Continue reading

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Dreaming Up A Holiday Wish List

Welcome to the beginning of Fall. The time of year when everyone starts to pack away their sundresses and beach towels and replace them with cinnamon apple cider and sweaters. With the air just starting to chill and the heat … Continue reading

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Great Gifts For The Hostess, Part 7

Continuing our series on great pattern-related gifts for the hostess. Wedgwood Ascot – Peony Cup & Saucer Set Noritake Ardmore Platinum – Round Vegetable Bowl Wedgwood Kutani Crane – Covered Vegetable Bowl Waterford Sheila – Sherry Glass Spode Fitzhugh Blue … Continue reading

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Great Gifts for the Hostess, Part 6

Continuing our series on great pattern-related gifts for the hostess. Minton Bellemeade – Covered Vegetable Bowl Herend Chinese Bouquet Rust – Sugar Bowl Waterford Kelsey Platinum – Iced Tea Lenox Moonspun – Gravy Boat Royal Doulton English Renaissance – Oval … Continue reading

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Great Gifts For The Hostess. Part 5

Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, what do they have in common? Gifts of course. However, not just any gifts will suffice. This is Mom and Dad we’re talking about! So give them what you KNOW what they want: more of the … Continue reading

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Great Gifts For The Hostess, Part 4

Holidays are over, back to the usual stuff. They say that do something you enjoy and you’ll never have to work a day in your life. Which would make this blog, clearly, not work.:) Anyway here are some more popular … Continue reading

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Great Gifts For The Hostess, Part 2

Continuing our popular series on great pattern-specific gift ideas, we present to you the following china and crystal patterns: Adams Lancaster – Dinner Plate Aynsley Leighton Cobalt – Gravy Boat Set Bernardaud Antinea Anthracite – Relish Dish Churchill Blue Willow … Continue reading

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