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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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China, What Not To Do

At some point you or someone you know made the investment in beautiful china. Careful consideration was given to find the precise pattern to fit your taste. No matter if your taste includes patterns like the Noritake Adaigo or Herend … Continue reading

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As A Matter Of Fact, I Do Own Tableware! Part 1

There’s the famous fable about the shoemakers children who go barefoot. As a retailer of china, crystal and flatware, customers used to give quite a chuckle when visiting our sprawling warehouse, loaded to the gills with china and tableware, only … Continue reading

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Broken China Dishes – What To Do With Them

It happened. A piece of your favorite china set broke. Maybe most of it is still intact but with that big, obvious chip it is no longer fit for use. Now what? Your first move of course, is to get … Continue reading

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Ten Of The Most Expensive China Patterns Available

People like to treat themselves from time to time. There is a sense that it is deserved, that there is nothing wrong with rewarding yourself with a special treat for all the hard work you do. Besides, if you won’t … 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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