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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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Fantastic Floral Flare

Walking around a fall festival I was inspired by the beautiful petals of vibrant fall flowers. Mums adorned the corners of doorsteps along the city square and children’s laughter could be heard from miles away. It was a beautiful sight … Continue reading

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Better Not Wait For Next Year To Replace Your Broken China

Now that the holiday meals are mostly over, it’s time to take inventory. How many Baccarat Massena glasses were shattered by the lovely grand-kids? How many Royal Doulton Biltmore dinner plates became plate shards and how many Lenox Autumn platters … Continue reading

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A List of All The Wedgwood Columbia Patterns

What do Wedgwood Florentine, Wedgwood Columbia, Lenox Hancock and Spode Trade Winds have in common? The all have different styles revolving around a similar basic design and as such, carry the same name (at least the first part of it). … Continue reading

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A List Of The China Manufacturers Based In Limoges, France.

If I had a dime for every time we are approached by customers or sellers looking to buy or sell china made by the “company Limoges”, I’d be a rich man. Folks, there is no such thing as “Limoges China”, … Continue reading

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How Much Are Discontinued Dishes Worth? Whatever You're Willing To Sell Them For.

Have you ever tried to sell china dishes that you no longer need? So you do your due diligence by exploring all available options to sell your china and you settle on working with a replacement china company. You look … Continue reading

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Fine China – As Eco-Friendly As It Gets

The politicians are at it again. The most recent hot button issue on Capitol Hill is Styrofoam cups. Yes, you read that right, Styrofoam cups. Looking to save wherever they can, Republicans have replaced more expensive, eco-friendly cafeteria cups with … Continue reading

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The Next Trend In Dinnerware: Bing & Grondahl Seagull?

It would be interesting to determine the prevailing taste today with regard to china styles. Obviously there are no scientific studies available to come to a definitive conclusion, but by studying what china companies manufacture today, we can judge what … Continue reading

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The Resurgence Of Spode China in England

There's a fasicnating article out today in the UK Telegraph about the future of the English mecca of china-manufacturing, Stoke-On-Trent. Formerly the home and production center of such china stalwarts as Wedgwood Chinese Flowers and Spode Chelsea Garden, the decline … 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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