Category Archives: Royal Doulton

Royal Doulton Sarabande

The Sarabande collection by Royal Doulton was named after a Spanish dance.  It was in production for more than a quarter of a century (from the early 70’s to the late 90’s) but it can still bring a modern vibe … Continue reading

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Royal Doulton Pairing Ideas (3rd of 3 parts)

This is our last installment of pairing suggestions for your various Royal Doulton collections. Try matching the Royal Doulton Centennial Rose with the Royal Doulton English Renaissance. The Royal Doulton Centennial Rose collection with its dainty design of multi-colored floral … Continue reading

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How to Prepare for a Romantic Dinner

Valentine’s Day may have come and gone but this should not stop you from planning a romantic dinner with your loved one. After all, it is February and love is in the air. And there really is no need for … Continue reading

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Royal Doulton Pairing Ideas (2nd of 3 parts)

Who says you can only mix two patterns at a time? Here are three patterns from The Royal Doulton brand that you can combine to pull off a really elegant tablescape. Yes, you read that right!  Not two, but three! … Continue reading

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Royal Doulton Pairing Ideas (1st of 3 parts)

Royal Doulton…a company that is founded on centuries-old craftsmanship.  It has been in the business for more than 200 years.  Their longevity in the industry is a testament to the quality of their products, of which they have a lot. … Continue reading

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Royal Doulton Albany

It’s another holiday, another long weekend in this brand new year, and chances are, you plan to spend some time with family and friends. Why not treat yourself with a new china collection and entertain at home instead? The Royal … Continue reading

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You Cannot Get More Elegant Than This!

Did you know that in Europe, porcelain factories have to work for the title “Royal” to be added as a prefix to their company name?  The permission has to come from no less than the Queen herself.  Not only that, … Continue reading

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Holiday Planning Tea Party

It’s that time of year again when we all start thinking and planning parties for the family. Who will be in charge of this or that during the upcoming holiday season? So much planning, so many details, and numerous people. … Continue reading

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Monday Pattern Extravaganza

Today is a wonderful opportunity to get to know some of your favorite patterns. Browse around and learn what the world of china has to offer you. Tyler by Lenox. This Tyler pattern was manufactured for 15 years by the … Continue reading

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Think You Need English Crystal? Think Again.

China from England has always has a special cache and continues to reign supreme, especially recently following the grand spectacle of the Royal Wedding. The rest of the world has also done well, giving us Lenox in the US, Limoges … Continue reading

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