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The Silverware Drawer

I have always been of the mindset that while it was unavoidable that BG was going to change my life, as much as possible she was going to have to fit into my life. 360 more words

Parenting

CAVEAT EMPTOR: THE DIFFERENCE AMONG SILVER, GERMAN SILVER, AND PAKTONG

Genuine Antique Silver can be characterized using standards of fineness that vary across different countries. When collecting vintage silver cutlery, collectors must be wary of the substitutes that can really look like real silver.  14 more words

The Escape Place

THE GOOD OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE: A BRIEF HISTORY

In 1740, Thomas Boulsover invented the Old Sheffield Plate. However, rights to the innovation he discovered were not patented in his name. He stumbled upon the discovery of this process by accident, when he was repairing a knife for a customer in his workplace, Sheffield’s Cutler’s Company. 38 more words

The Escape Place

Silverware.

Shine and sharp. Dine and dash. Skew and scrap.

Personal

The Essential Table Manners

As the holidays approach, we will all soon be gathering around the table with family, friends, and loved ones. In the spirit of enjoying such divine meals, having good tables is an incredibly important asset yet so commonly overlooked. 501 more words

Manners