Category Archives: How To Set A Table

3 Ways to Set Your Table for Thanksgiving

Just like an altar is to the church, the Thanksgiving table is to your home.  It simply sets the mood for your Thanksgiving dinner because it is the first thing that your guests will see and not the food that … Continue reading

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How to Set Your Table This Autumn (2nd of 3 parts)

Here’s another china collection that we are recommending for you this beautiful season of autumn – the Lenox Charleston. Are you thinking of a dinner menu that is easy to prepare but impressive enough to invite guests over? Well, for … Continue reading

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How to Set Your Table This Autumn (1st of 3 parts)

Goodbye, Summer!  Hello, Autumn! And to spice up your table during this colorful season, we are offering a 3-part series on table setting ideas for autumn. Again, mixing and matching is the key, even for formal occasions. Try Lenox Castle … Continue reading

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How to Set Your Table This Summer

With the onset of summer, this is again an opportune time for you to update your china collection. Summer is about letting go so be adventurous. You need not use one pattern alone for your table setting. Try mixing and … Continue reading

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Crystal Clear

Do you want to add some sparkle to your table setting?  Then aside from china and flatware, you must not be without crystal stemware. After all, what are cocktails without the impeccable glassware that only crystal brings? Crystal makes any … Continue reading

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Where do the Glasses Go?

Are you hosting a dinner for family and friends? Have you decided to have your boss or coworkers over for a dinner party? No matter what the occasion you always want to put your best foot forward, this can mean … Continue reading

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The Goal of A Well-Set Table

So you’ve decided to spring for it, you’ve shelled out the big bucks for those patterns you’ve had your eyes on for a while Herend Chinese Bouquet Rust and Vera Wang Champagne Duchesse. They’re stylish, classy and really impressive. It’s … Continue reading

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What ELSE Does Your Table Need?

We spend most, (correction: all,) of our time on this blog discussing china crystal and flatware. Which makes sense: it is what we love and what we sell. But as the saying goes, enough about me already. Are there any … Continue reading

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How To Spruce Up Your Holiday Table

Nothing enhances the holiday mood like a beautifully set table. The crystal sparkles, the flatware shines and the china makes you and your guests feel important and cherished. But after a while it can become routine. If you tend to … Continue reading

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The Most Common Pieces of A China Service

Ever wonder which pieces you need for your china service? Just because a manufacturer makes a certain piece type in your pattern doesn’t mean it will be useful to you. Some patterns such as Lenox Autumn, Lenox Holiday, Spode Christmas … Continue reading

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