We delight in the unconscious art of collecting. Here are some of the companies we adore in our store (and homes) at the moment.
Hand-painted porcelain has a long tradition in Hungary going back almost two centuries. The artisans in Anna Weatherley's studio are trained in the classical painting tradition. Only the best painters are capable of mixing the colors and painting the delicate details of her designs.
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BERNADAUD Bernardaud embodies one of the most innovative spirits. A trendsetter in design, its porcelain collections are characterized by delicate colors and original forms. Traditional or contemporary, the Bernardaud collections elegantly modernize the art of entertaining. Made in Limoges, France.
CRANE & CO.
Since 1801, The Crane Family has been creating beautiful paper from 100% cotton. Today, Crane & Co. offers you a selection of elegant wedding invitations, personalized stationery, stationery sets, thank you notes, printable invitations, cards, fine papers and gifts. Made in the USA
EMILY MCDOWELL STUDIO
Award winning cards & prints, Emily McDowell Studio was founded on the success of one card that spoke to a truth about Valentine's Day in a way that wasn't yet represented in Greeting Card World. They identify universal, emotional truths and observations on being human, and turn them into products that speak to people.
Made in France just outside of Paris, Ercuis is world renowned for its silver, flatware and stainless craftsmanship.
This Rhode Island company has produced beautiful silver in everything from gifts to flatware since it was founded more than 175 years ago. This company's impeccable design brings beauty to your table while perfectly balancing function, making their pieces the ones you most long to reach for, no matter the occasion.
Since 1842 Haviland has created over 20,000 patterns. All of these pieces have been created with passion and with the goal of creating the most beautiful Limoges china in the world. Made in Limoges, France.
Beautiful stoneware ceramics made in Portugal Juliska celebrates joyous creativity and living in style. All collections, materials and colors are designed to be inner mixed. There are no rules no wrong combinations, choose what you love and you’ll know it’s right when catch yourself smiling.
KATE SPADE NEW YORK BY LENOX
Great Kate Spade style combined with Lenox quality make for a beautiful collection of fine china, casual dinnerware, glassware and gifts.
Lenox is America's leading tabletop and giftware brand. Lenox shares a passion for design and style with those who love to entertain and celebrate with family and friends. Lenox fine china, crystal, flatware, and tabletop products are timeless pieces that reflect superb quality and craftsmanship.Today they have added to their traditional line of sparkling tabletop by producing Kate Spade's china and crystal, which is at once classic and sassy.
LIFEGUARD PRESS / KATE SPADE NEW YORK
Kate Spade New York, is always looking for ways to bring a hint of whimsy to the everyday. For its debut collection with Lifeguard Press, they have thoughtfully re-imagined a selection of desk accessories, stationery, gifts and party décor with phrases and motifs that make you smile. The charm of each playful piece will add color to your world.
American made, Pickard China’s trademark is fine quality. A family owned and operated business since 1893, Pickard is also the official china used in U.S. embassies around the world, as well as Air Force One.
With Raynaud, every piece carefully studied, each one bearing its own story. Small touches in the world of opulence compose, construct and constantly renew the unique elegance that is the hallmark of Raynaud. Made in Limoges, France.
REED & BARTON SILVERSMITHS
Reed & Barton richly designed and expertly made flatware, gifts and fine collectibles have graced the homes of those who appreciate and admire works of beauty. Reed & Barton’s unwavering commitment to high quality and old-world craftsmanship can be found in every piece that bears its name.
A truly wonderful European porcelain company that has been around since 1775, Royal Copenhagen is known for its iconic blue and white china pieces. All pieces are hand-painted by artisans that honor the company's longstanding tradition of beautiful craftsmanship.
SALISBURY FINE METAL ARTISANS
Salisbury is a family owned company of artisans who recognize the importance of preserving our heritage while creating new and exciting products that are sure to become tomorrow’s treasured heirlooms. Salisbury’s pewter and sterling silver items are created and handcrafted in the U.S.A.
For over 200 years, Spode's beautiful and original designs have become some of the most collectable and sought after in the history of ceramics. Spode is also an encapsulation of one of the most important chapters in the entire history of ceramics, including the birth of the tableware industry.
A Massachusetts company that has produced elegant and practical flatware since 1960.
The Vagabond House family firmly believes that a world of throw away tableware and disposable gifts is not only environmentally distressing, it also is a world where memories are fleeting and traditions are forgotten. Their global family consists of a team of American designers, skilled craftsmen and women that work every day to bring exceptional designs and outstanding quality home to you.
Wallace offers a complete selection of sterling patterns to suit every taste. From simple Colonial, to graceful Victorian and lavish Baroque designs, there's something for everyone—even the contemporary. Wallace Silversmiths also offers a wide selection of sterling and silver plated hollowware, giftware and accessories.
Waterford Crystal designs, manufactures and markets an extensive range of crystal objects d'art, stemware and gifts for distribution throughout the world. In recent years, Waterford has built upon its reputation as a leading source of prestigious tabletop and gift products by the company's commitment to creating prestigious products for gift giving, entertaining, and home decorating.
The very name Wedgwood conjures up a heritage of elegant dining that dates back over 250 years. Without compromising an ounce of quality or craftsmanship, Wedgwood has wisely redefined itself in this changing world, serving today’s variety of individual styles and lifestyles with a dazzling range of tableware for all tastes.