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Barbecue with Bernardaud!

A perfect match to your coal-powered parties this barbecue season is Antinea Anthracite by Bernardaud. What’s in a name?  Antinea is a name attributed to the queen of Atlantis, a mythical sunken city while Anthracite is a hard, compact variety … 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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6 Tips in Decanting Wine

Now that you know Why You Should Decant Your Wine, let’s go to the how: Let the wine bottle stand for at least one night before decanting so the sediment will settle at the bottom of the bottle. Insert your … Continue reading

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How to Select the Best Wine Glass

In the blog 4 Reasons Why You Should Invest in Crystal Stemware, we have established that crystal works best with wine. But did you know that the shape of the glass you use for your wine also affects how it … Continue reading

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How to Care for Your Crystal

In our blog How to Care for Your China, we discussed the value of china and how proper care is important for its preservation and value appreciation. Today, we’ll focus on caring for your crystal, which follows the same 3 … Continue reading

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Focus: Royal Copenhagen Flora Danica Collection

In our blog How to Care for Your China, we discussed the value of china and how proper care is important for its preservation and value appreciation. Today, we’ll focus on what is said to be the most expensive china … Continue reading

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Christmas Season Patterns

With the passing of autumn and the onset of winter, it is time to start celebrating the holiday season. For many people, this means enjoying Christmas. Not only is it a time of good cheer, pretty lights, and festive music, … Continue reading

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Royal Crown Derby Patterns

Royal Crown Derby has history dating back to the year 1750, making it one of the oldest porcelain manufacturers in the entire world and possibly even the oldest. Since the beginning, the company was always striving to achieve the highest … Continue reading

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Lenox Crystal

Because the Lenox company has been around since 1889, it is well-known for its production of high quality china. In addition to being a bone china manufacturer in the United States, Lenox is also known for its Presidential collection that … Continue reading

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Baccarat Crystal

Baccarat is a crystal manufacturer that has been around since 1764. While they may not have the most expansive selection of crystal, they certainly have a selection that is worth taking a look at. There may not be a huge … Continue reading

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