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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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Post-Holiday Tableware Inventory Help

So the holidays have come and gone. Hopefully all went well and you’ve accomplished your goals; namely to make it through in one piece :). However, it is quite likely that your china or crystal didn’t fare as well ;(. … Continue reading

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Ten China Patterns That Will Make You Green With Envy

This not a list of green patterns (we’ll get to that another day ;)) These are patterns that are so stunning, so elegant, that they will trigger the “jealousy” part of your brain the moment you see them. Obviously tastes … Continue reading

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Cobalt Blue China Patterns – Fit For Royalty

Everyone has their favorite style when it comes to china. Some want the floral designs of yesteryear, epitomized with Castleton Sunnyvale.  Others like the boldness of Christian Dior Renaissance or the tranquility of Bing and Grondahl’s Seagull pattern. Then there … Continue reading

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Your China Or Crystal Broke. What to Do Next.

As they say about life, stuff happens. You set the table with your favorite Wedgwood Kutani Crane with it's lovely graceful crane motif, along with your prestigious Waterford Kildare crystal and hold your breath, hoping it will survive your daughter … Continue reading

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What Are The Best Discontinued China Bridal Patterns?

Subjective question indeed. Obviously it depends on what each bride is looking for but we will highlight a few patterns that appear to have caught the interest of brides who have contacted us. Now it would appear silly for a … Continue reading

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Is Lenox Still A Luxury Brand?

Branding is an important part of every company’s marketing strategy. As a company executive you want people to associate your company with a positive idea as soon as they think about it. Wal-mart? Cheap prices. Apple? Cool products. There is … 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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