Basket by Villeroy & Boch is a striking dinnerware pattern featuring a charming fruit basket design accented by a beautiful green and white lattice border. Founded near Luxembourg in 1748, Villeroy & Boch boasts many characteristics that make it a unique company in a modern corporate world. Surviving the ravages and devastation of World War I and World War II, Villeroy & Boch remains a family owned business; eighth generation family owners actively create and produce tableware designs. Villeroy & Boch is one of the world’s largest producers of ceramics. Its wares include egg cups, bathtubs, the tiles in New York City’s Holland Tunnel, and table settings for the Vatican in Rome.
While the company is best known for its ceramics, Villeroy & Boch introduced spectacular lines of flatware and crystal in the twentieth century. Isabelle Green is a showcase glassware pattern released in 1998. Its stylish shape is accented by the glassware’s exquisite jade-colored stem and round foot. The bold shape and vibrant color of this glassware is a fantastic complement to the designs of Basket china and Provence flatware featured here.
Provence by Retroneu Silver is a weighty 18/10 stainless steel pattern featuring a glossy finish, a scalloped tip, and graceful handle design. Retroneu Silver produced the Provence pattern from 1991 to 2008. This Retroneu design is superbly made – a complement to a wide range of china and crystal. Offering unique stainless steel, silverplate, and gold electroplate flatware featuring gorgeously sculpted handles, Retroneu Silver patterns are designed to enhance both the appearance of the table setting and the enjoyment of the meal. Other popular Retroneu patterns include Scan, Cylinder, Esprit, Contour, and Avignon/Vendome. Provence is just one example of the many superb Retroneu Silver products carried by Replacements, Ltd.
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