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Your Most Frustrating China-Buying Experience

In our constant quest to improve our service to our customers, we often ask for your comments on your previous experience buying china and the difficulties you may have encountered so that we can learn from others mistakes (WE never … Continue reading

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Can China and Crystal Be Made Kosher For Passover?

This time of year, many Jewish customers turn to us with an ironic dilemma. On the one hand what better night to showcase your entire line of beautiful china and crystal than the night of Passover, during the premier meal … Continue reading

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How To Identify Your Crystal Pattern

China identification is relatively easy, especially nowadays. Just turn it over and read what it says. Or, for older patterns, it is simple to explain what you have based on design, color, trim etc. Not so crystal. To the average … Continue reading

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Looking For Kosher Dishes?

Kosher dishes? Who needs that? Are we into eating dishes these days? Ha, ha, but the truth is that there IS something called a kosher dish and it is very important to the kosher consumer, evidenced by the many requests … Continue reading

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Things To Look For When Buying Used China

When first looking to buy china most people will look to buy new. But when a pattern is discontinued, often the only pieces available have been pre-owned and used. Which shouldn’t discourage you from making a purchase and adding to … Continue reading

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Top Selling China & Crystal Pattern This Holiday Season

The holiday season and its myriad preparations are by now well underway. Enough time has gone by for us to tell you the early leaders in the pattern popularity contest. These are patterns that we have had the most demand … Continue reading

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Is Fine China Expensive? No Way!

Fine china has the reputation of being a bit pricey. Even though a place setting of Lenox Charleston or Lenox Moonspun are in the $100 range, the stereotype remains. We beg to differ. We believe that even pricier brands such … Continue reading

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How To Sell China For The Most Money.

Why would a china replacements company talk about selling china dishes when we obviously want you to buy china from us? The answer is simple. In order for us to sell you such popular patterns as Lenox Hancock, Lenox Moonspun … Continue reading

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Can Varga Crystal Be Used In The Microwave?

From The Mailbag: Q: I have crystal patterns from such manufacturers as Varga Crystal, William Yeoward Crystal and Portieux. Can I use them in the microwave? A: I assume you have some sort of dish which you would like to … Continue reading

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The Challenges & Joys Of The Replacement China Industry. Part 2

Our jobs can be exciting sometimes but all too often they can be boring and uninspired. Somebody does have to keep the books, no? But when someone is lucky enough to work at a job where there is the ability … Continue reading

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