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interesting events and special items! We'll update this section of our web site regularly with items that are sure to be of interest to all who love fine tableware!
New! Our Best Free Shipping Offer Yet – Limited-Time
For a limited time, shipping is now available for free for orders with merchandise totals of $99.00 or more, sent via standard ground shipping to the United States (including Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Guam & US Virgin Islands.) Click the link immediately above for details!
Picnics, Outdoor Dining, & Summer Entertaining
After a long, cold winter, the much-anticipated outdoor entertaining season is finally here! Before you fire up the grill or pack your picnic, learn great tips and techniques from the experts at Replacements, Ltd. during our “Picnics, Outdoor Dining, & Summer Entertaining” seminars being held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on May 7, 8, and 9, 2015.
The Washington Post travel section features Replacements, Ltd.
Did you know Replacements is one of the top destination attractions for North Carolina’s Piedmont Triad region? Travel writer Diane Daniel recently profiled Replacements for The Washington Post. Diane’s article has since appeared in The Chicago Tribune, The Charlotte Observer and other newspapers across the country. Read it here.
Beautiful Estate Sterling Silver Flatware Sets
If you are looking for a knockout silver flatware set that will not be found mass-marketed in the home chain stores, consider one of our gorgeous estate flatware sets. We offer a wide variety of sets to choose from, all with rich histories, and all featuring design and craftsmanship that set them apart from ordinary silver sets!
Click Here To Learn About Our Find This For Me Service
Start here to learn about our easy-to-use, industry-leading Find This For Me tableware search service. Since we carry more than 400,000 new, old, and hard-to-find patterns (some over 100 years old) we can usually help!
New! Weekly Specials At Replacements!
Start here for a weekly selection of specially priced items, each offered for a limited time at significant discounts. Great pieces including china, crystal, silver, and collectibles, with the selection changing each week! Check back often!
Since you are interested in old and new china, crystal, silver, or collectibles, we wanted to let you know that
we have recently lowered prices on hundreds of thousands of pieces in our inventory! Start at this link to check for lower prices in more than 400,000 dinnerware and collectible patterns!
Wedgwood Tonquin-Ruby Covered Vase with Ram's Head Handles
First up this month, we’re offering an absolutely stunning 7 3/4-inch Tonquin-Ruby vase by Wedgwood. This alluring bone china pattern is noted for an elegant design that features gold flowers contrasted against a deep ruby background. This vase is a splendid gift for newlyweds!
Waterford Patricia Vase – Dazzling Crystal Artistry
Waterford is known worldwide for its glittering crystal, and this month we’re offering a spectacular 12-inch Patricia vase from Waterford’s dazzling Prestige Collection. This vase will be an eye-catching centerpiece on any tablescape, year round, as well as a very thoughtful wedding present.
Exquisite Stieff Rose Punch Bowl by Kirk Stieff
Perfect for entertaining this spring and summer is the striking Stieff Rose sterling silver punch bowl from Kirk Stieff. Ideal for your table, as a room accessory, or as a gift for weddings, birthdays, or anniversaries, the Stieff Rose punch bowl coordinates well with a wide range of dinnerware and linens.
Lladro "Here Comes the Bride" Figurine – Outstanding Design
This beautiful “Here Comes the Bride” figurine by Lladro is yet another fantastic gift for weddings or anniversaries. Beautifully crafted with an intricate design, this highly detailed figurine will be great as a decorative accent for any room of the house. This figurine is also a very thoughtful gift for the Lladro collector!
Lenox Opal Innocence - Elegant Design, Tremendous Selection
Understated and chic, Opal Innocence is a gorgeous pattern that will delight family and guests. You can set a table that’s formal and reserved, or one with flair and splashy colors. With pieces in these patterns, you’ll have decorating and design flexibility for years, and you’re sure to have lots of fun!
Wedding Essentials, Outstanding Values
Our next special offer includes a variety of tableware items and accessories in patterns like Wedding Promises, Wedding Collection, Opal Innocence Carved, and more from companies like Lenox, Gorham, Waterford, and others. This selection includes cake toppers, heart-shaped boxes, wedding cake knives, and much more!
Vintage and Modern Tableware – Great Wedding Gifts
This selection includes dinner plates, oval serving platters, vegetable bowls, and much more in a variety of wedding-appropriate patterns, both vintage and modern. Patterns include Buckingham, Runnymede-Blue, Vera Lace-Platinum, and others from Lenox, Minton, Royal Crown Derby, and others.
Waterford Crystal Accessories – Sparkling Assortment, Great Values
Here, we’ve compiled a remarkable collection of sparkling Waterford crystal pieces. Items include bowls, knife rests, ice buckets, centerpieces, and much, much more. These beautiful items will make sensational additions to your own Waterford collection, and you're certain to find the right wedding gift by browsing here.
Estate Sterling Silver Flatware Sets - "Must-See" Selection
The sterling flatware sets offered here are from companies like Towle, Alvin, International, and others, in elegant patterns like Bridal Veil, Corsage, Lace Point, and more, all featuring design and craftsmanship that set them apart from ordinary silver sets. Prices range from $2,199.00 to $6,999.00.
Distinctive Sterling Silver Hollowware Items
This next selection includes an incredible collection of sterling items featuring superlative artistry and craftsmanship. The sterling silver assortment offered here includes centerpieces, footed cake plates, cocktail trays, and more from companies like Tiffany & Company, Gorham, Kirk Stieff, and others.
Fabulous Assortment of Bridal Collectibles
Here, we’ve assembled a fantastic selection of wedding figurines from companies like Royal Doulton, Armani, Lladro, and others. These beautiful figurines will make superb additions to your existing collectibles, and will add just the right accent to your home or office. And, of course, these items are ideal wedding gifts!
For Couples - Delightful Ornaments from Merck Family's
For our final special offer this month, we invite you to browse our selection of hand-crafted blown glass ornaments from Merck Family's Old World Christmas. Included in this collection are a variety of heart ornaments, wedding cake ornaments, bridal ornaments, and more. These ornaments make out-of-the-ordinary gifts for any couple!
Museum Feature – Fostoria Wedding Ring Cordial
Our Museum Feature this month is an exquisite cordial in the Wedding Ring pattern by Fostoria. The term “cordial” is derived from the Latin word for “heart” (cordialis), making the Wedding Ring cordial especially appropriate, as it was once believed that a vein ran directly to the heart from the third finger on the left hand. Read on to learn more!
Replacements, Ltd. Featured Pet (and Pet Owner)
Our featured pet this month is "Buster," an adorable seven-year-old Chihuahua who belongs to Julie Robbins, a Designer at Replacements, Ltd. “I started bringing Buster to work to alleviate his loneliness, and he is loving it!” Julie said. Read on to learn more about this sweet and affectionate pooch!
Wedgwood Edme Orange Bowl and Lid - Spectacular Artistry
Here, we're offering a stunning Edme orange bowl and lid. This bowl makes a striking addition to any room of the house,
and will be an eye-catching centerpiece on any tablescape, year round. This orange bowl is also very impressive present for
any occasion, but makes a particularly spectacular Mother's Day gift!
Dazzling Imperial Glass-Ohio Candlewick-Clear Punch Set
Our special offer in Candlewick-Clear this month is an 11-piece punch set that includes 1 punch bowl with notched lid, 1 punch ladle, and 8 punch cups.
The price of $999.95 is a "must-have" value. This punch set will be the centerpiece of your Mother's Day celebration - let the fun begin!
Sterling Silver Muffineer – Hard-to-Find Silver Item
We offer another unique gift idea this month in this gorgeous sterling silver muffineer. Common during the Victorian era, muffineers were typically used
to shake sugar or cinnamon on muffins and other confections. This sterling silver muffineer is a great conversation piece, and is a great gift for the muffineer collector.
LLadro "Mother" Figurine Exquisite – Porcelain Design
This beautiful "Mother" figurine by Lladro is yet another fantastic gift for Mother's Day. Beautifully crafted with an
intricate design, this highly detailed figurine will be great as a decorative accent for any room of the house. This
figurine is also a very thoughtful gift for the Lladro collector!
Great Selection of Cake-serving Items
Here, we offer an extraordinary assortment of cake serving items featuring superlative artistry and craftsmanship.
This splendid variety includes cake stands, handled cake plates, square cake plates, and more from companies like
Ceralene, Franciscan, Pfaltzgraff, and others.
Huge Assortment of Wedgwood Jasperware Jewelry
We feature a favorite from our inventory this month – Jasperware giftware from Wedgwood. Jasperware, non-glazed
porcelain featuring classical figures in bas-relief, is virtually synonymous with the Wedgwood name. Our selection
this month includes brooches, bracelets, pendants, necklaces, and more.
Sterling Silver & Silverplate Flatware Sets –– Unique Designs
Next, our silver specialists have put together an extraordinary assortment of sterling silver estate flatware sets. If you're
ready to impress guests with a sterling silver flatware set this spring and summer, look no further than the marvelous estate
flatware sets offered in this special selection!
Floral Castleton-USA Tableware Patterns – Vintage Charm
Our next selection this month includes a resplendent array of vintage tableware from Castleton-USA, in patterns
like Dolly Madison, Sunnybrooke, Sunnyvale, Venetian, and more. These stylish pieces feature
magnificent color palettes, and are perfect for mixing and matching to create a phenomenal tablescape!
Sterling Silver Lapel Pins, Remarkable Variety
This collection of lapel pins will make this Mother's Day extra special. We've compiled a fabulous selection of sterling silver lapel
pins in stylish designs like Chantilly, Old French, Damask Rose, and more by Gorham, Oneida,
Kirk Stieff, and others. Prices range from $9.99 to $43.99.
Waterford Crystal Accessories – Dazzling Additions For Your Home
Next up, we've assembled a marvelous assortment of Waterford crystal pieces that will be excellent accessories and gifts for
Mother's Day. We're offering a terrific variety of vases, bowls, and picture frames in sparkling Waterford patterns
like Araglin, Lismore, Caprice, and others.
Kirk Stieff Repousse - Enchanting Sterling Design
This month, we have assembled a superb selection of Kirk Stieff hollowware in patterns
like Repousse-Half Chased, Repousse-Partial Chased, and Repousse-Full Chased/Hand Chased. Pieces
in this elegant sterling silver collection include centerpieces, bon bon bowls, bread plates, and much more!
Charming Collectibles, Perfect for Mother's Day
Next, we're offering a variety of marvelous collectibles from Bing & Grondahl, Lunt, Lenox, and others. This offer
includes figurines, collectible plates, jewelry, and more. These delightful collectibles make perfect gifts for
Mother's Day. Prices for the items in this collection range from just $49.99 to $579.95.
Lladro Figurines – Spanish Artistry in Porcelain
This month we offer an outstanding selection of Lladro figurines from one of the finest porcelain artisans in the world.
If you collect Lladro pieces, or have always wanted to because of their elegant beauty and intriguing history, this may be
the opportunity you've been waiting for!
Eye-Catching Collectible Figurines by Giuseppe Armani
Stylish and romantic, the striking figurines designed by Giuseppe Armani are true works of art in porcelain. Our Armani Figurine collection
this month offers a fantastic variety of figurines - you're certain to find a figurine that's just right for your personal collection or that
will make an ideal gift.
Staff-picked Patterns – Rothschild Bird by Herend
Up next, we're featuring tableware patterns selected by members of our staff. First up is Rothschild Bird by Herend, selected by Marketing Analyst
Mark D. "If you are a nature-lover like me, Herend's Rothschild Bird is a perfect choice," Mark said. Follow the link above to browse all the pieces
available in this fabulous pattern.
Noritake Modesta – Alluring Design For Any Decor
Our next staff pick is the “Modesta” pattern by Noritake, selected by Amy F., a Marketing Coordinator at Replacements, Ltd. “My setting of
Noritake's 'Modesta' will always hold a special place because of the love behind its purchase,” Amy said. We currently have a several “Modesta” pieces
available, with prices ranging from $8.99 to $45.99.
Museum Feature - Roseville Pottery Iris Vase
This month's museum feature is a gorgeous 15-inch Iris vase by Roseville Pottery. The Iris line was first produced by
Roseville in 1939, and featured a variety of items, including ewers, handled bowls, jardinieres, bookends, baskets, and
more, in brown, pink (coral), and blue glazes. Read on to learn more!
Replacements, Ltd. Featured Pet (and Pet Owner)
Our featured pet this month is "Piglet," an adorable Jack Russell mix who belongs to Amanda Womack, a Buy Price Methodology Coordinator at Replacements,
Ltd. “When she was six months old, Piglet was rescued from a home where she had to be pushy to get a full meal. I renamed her Piglet not because of her
curly swine tail, but because she is so hungry for everything,” Amanda said. Read on to learn more.
Replacements, Ltd. Recognized as National Leader in LGBT Equality
Replacements strives to create an environment that embraces all people, breaking the barriers of age, race, nationality and sexual orientation. We're proud that for the twelfth consecutive year, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation has recognized Replacements as one of the top U.S. companies leading the charge for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) workplace protection and equality. Home Furnishings News, a leading publication for our industry, featured this honor. Click here to read more!
New! Crystal Stemware ID Guide, Vol. 1, A-F
The first of a three-volume series, our new 447-page crystal stemware identification guide includes nearly 6,000 patterns produced by 200 companies from A (AA Importing Company) through F (Furstenberg), making it the most extensive reference of its type! Follow the link above to order – now is the perfect time to purchase this information-packed tableware reference resource at an outstanding price!
CBS "Sunday Morning" story features Bob Page and family
Bob Page has worked hard: as a boy on his father's small farm, as the first in his family to go to college, in the Army, as a CPA, and since 1981, building Replacements. What matters most to Bob? His family: his partner of 23 years, Dale, and their 13 year old sons, Owen and Ryan. CBS's "Sunday Morning" recently featured the four as it looked at the fight for marriage equality – something else Bob is working hard for. See it here!
New Arrivals in Spode Woodland
We’ve just received a shipment of coupe-shaped cereal bowls now available in five of the most popular Woodland motifs. The popular designs that adorn these coupe-shaped cereal bowls include "Red Grouse," "Mallard," "Wood Duck," "Quail," and "Pheasant." Our inventory of these newly arrived items is limited, so be sure to place your order while our selection is at its best!
The New York Times profile of Bob Page
We're so proud of Bob Page and everything he does to champion human dignity and equality for all. If you missed The New York Times' recent profile of Bob and his efforts fighting North Carolina's amendment banning same-sex marriage, civil unions, and more, check it out here. We heard from the Times it was that week's most emailed article!
New! Replacements, Ltd. Acquires Extensive
Flora Danica Collection
Replacements, Ltd. is pleased to announce the company has acquired an extensive collection of Royal Copenhagen’s prestigious
Flora Danica pattern from private collector Richard Baron Cohen. This addition to the company’s current inventory creates one of the largest offerings of
Flora Danica available for purchase in the world.
Join Replacements, Ltd. in the brave new world of social media!
Now with FaceBook, Twitter, YouTube, and Google Gadget, you can “fan” Replacements, Ltd., read and follow our “tweets,” “share” us with others, or create a Replacements, Ltd. “Google Gadget.” Follow the link, and have fun!
Replacements, Ltd. Design Seminar Now Available on YouTube
We understand that sometimes it's not possible to make it out to our unique and fun events (no matter how much you'd like to), so we've posted a video of our recent design seminar on YouTube to help you prepare for spring entertaining! This seminar is chock full of wonderful, money-saving tips – start at the link above to watch!
Hand-Crafted Pieces Now Available!
Via special processes developed at Replacements, Ltd., we are now able to offer a large selection of specially hand-crafted flatware, china, and crystal pieces.
Estate Sterling Silver Tea Sets – New Additions!
Do you revel in knocking the socks off select “afternoon tea” guests, or simply enjoy the rich, reflective beauty of wonderfully crafted silver? Start at this link for great silver hollowware!