Monthly Features !
To the millions of tableware and collectible digerati who visit our site each month, welcome! We’re getting closer to the most blissful season of the year - wedding season! This month’s selection of special newsletter items includes many features that are perfect for wedding entertaining, and wedding gifts. Our “Replacements, Ltd. Museum Feature” for the month, written by our talented Jonathan Wood, is also relevant for the season, a very interesting crystal cordial in the “Wedding Ring” pattern by Fostoria. Additionally, we include a new installment of the most popular section of our newsletter, the “Replacements, Ltd. Featured Pet (and Pet Owner!)” series. This month’s pet celebrity is “Buster,” an adorable seven-year-old Chihuahua who brings his owner to work on a regular basis, and loves it! We are also continuing our very popular free shipping offer – details for which you will find here. Thanks
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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!