Renaissance-Inspired Figurines from Giuseppe Armani
Back by popular demand, we offer an expanded group of beautifully sculptured porcelain figurines designed and produced by Giuseppe Armani, who tragically passed away in 2006.
Classic Collectibles – Royal Doulton Character Jugs
What we now call a character jug was actually derived from an earlier form of drinking vessel that was commonly called the "Toby jug." Although drinking vessels in the likeness of humans have been around since Ancient Greece and Rome, they gained immense popularity during the medieval period.
Narcissus by 222 Fifth – Four-Piece Place Setting Special
This month, we’ve found another fun and unique feature in Narcissus by 222 Fifth. This great pattern, designed by renowned artist Cheri Blum, features a parchment colored background and a border of lush daffodils (also know as Narcissus) on a smooth rim shape, with vibrant green trim.
Cherrywood-Clear by Gorham – Beautifully Blown and Cut Crystal
The unique faceted cuts in Cherrywood-Clear sparkle like diamonds in any lighting and change table settings from ordinary to extraordinary, adding a sparkle and brilliance that is noticeable. A crystal connoisseur will recognize the very distinctive "ring" made when these pieces are tapped!
Baluster by Gorham Silver – Great Arts & Crafts Design Influence
This symmetrical design includes groups of parallel lines forming bands on the handle of each piece and a hammered, satin frosted finish. Baluster is designed in the Arts and Crafts tradition, which was at its peak from 1910 to 1925, occurring between the Art Nouveau and Art Deco periods.
Easter Porcelain Collectibles from Lenox, Noritake, & Goebel!
Collectible porcelain Easter Eggs and figurines by Lenox, Noritake, and Goebel make great Easter gifts, and are a great seasonal opportunity to get family and friends into collecting.
20-Piece Set Special in Rose Chintz-Pink by Johnson Brothers
Featuring a scalloped edge, large pink roses, and small floral accents, Rose Chintz is the perfect herald of Valentine’s Day. Click here to view two 20-piece sets in this fun pattern.
Candlewick (Stem 3400) by Imperial Glass
It has been called the “Jewel of Imperial” and is one of the most recognized and popular crystal patterns made in the US. Click here to browse and order in this great pattern.
Lily by Whiting Silver – Art Nouveau Floral Sterling Flatware
The lily has always been an enduring symbol of love. Whiting Division Silver interpreted this lovely flower in Art Nouveau style and glistening sterling silver.
Collegiate Collectibles Just in Time for “March Madness”
Follow this link to browse a fun list of collegiate collectibles from makers like Dynasty Gallery, Oxbay, Three Jays Imports, and more!
More Collectibles – Decorative Floral Ramex Giftware
Ramex International has made an art of applying stunning floral accents to pristine white giftware and figurines. Follow this link to browse and order from a great selection of pieces.
Top 10 List – Etched Crystal Most Popular With Our Customers!
This month, we have put together one of our popular “Top 10” lists for etched glass patterns, which are currently very much sought after in collectible dinnerware circles. Unlike other “Top 10” lists we have featured in the past, our “Top 10 Etched Crystal Patterns” list is populated exclusively by American manufacturers.
Countryware by Wedgwood – Provincial Design Heritage
Made of durable and heirloom quality bone china, Countryware is a provincial pattern designed to work with a variety of stemware, flatware, and accent pieces. This gorgeous organic design is inspired by elements of nature, with each freeform whiteware piece showcasing an oversized, textured leaf design.
Orchid by Heisey Glass Co. – Multi-Optic Classic American Stemware
Orchid by Heisey Glass has a multi-optic flared bowl that is accented with a delicately etched floral design. Each piece in this full-service crystal pattern has graceful lines, gentle curves, and etched floral splendor that is unmatched in crystal. It also happens to rank number three on our Top 10 Etched Crystal Patterns list!
1800 by Reed and Barton – Classic, Versatile Stainless
This is a really classy stainless pattern, understated, and very versatile. If you are looking for a great looking, usable stainless pattern that works for informal and formal occasions, this is it.