Saturday, May 24, 2008

Show & Tell ~ China, Crystal, Silver ~ Part 1

Show us your beautiful china, silver and crystal!

Part 1
Our assignment for this week is to show our pretty China, Crystal, & Silver pieces!

My post today is going to have lots of pictures, so I'm making it a "2 parter" ~ 1st post is of my favorite china & stemware, 2nd post below is of some of my Silver & Crystal! Please be sure to look at both posts!

I'll try not to yak too much & just post some pretty pictures......

Our Wedding China ~ Sheffield Classic 501 ~ gift from my husband's parents when we got engaged

Our Wedding Silver ~ Community Heirloom Silver

Our Crystal Stemware ~ Moonspun by Lenox

Our Wedding Everyday Pottery ~ Poppy Trails by Metlox

Our Wedding Everyday Glasses

Our Wedding Everyday Silver ~ Michaelangelo by Oneida

I use this mainly for Easter ~ Pink Tower by Spode

Sigma Rooster Dishes & Extra Pieces

Christmas Dishes ~ Christmas Tree by Spode

I like to dress up my glasses, too ~ made these charms for them a couple of years ago

Now, please go to my next post below to see more pics of some of my silver & crystal, & one more set of china!! There is a link here for all the other Show & Tell participants this week!



Cami said...

Holy Moly! What a beautiful collection. Did you photograph this over time?? I hope! I can only imagine a day of set up!!! I love your Easter dishes the very, very most, but you really have a wonderful supply. I'm off to look @ part 2!

Elly said...

One word: gorgegous!!!! Absolutely stunning! Now I'm gonna take look at your silverware and christal!

The Rose Room said...

OH MY GOODNESS!!! You have the most beautiful collection and you set a beautiful table:) Fabulous! Thanks for coming to my party, I do love you desk:) Rachaelxo

Couture de Papier said...

Stunning what a collection Wow! TO DIE FOR Beautiful photos..should be in a magazine! You must have a beautiful family too! Hugs Denise

Scrappy Jessi said...

Cha Chinga!!
i just knew you were going to have fabulous china!!
so so cute.

Connie said...

Okay, okay, I think you have me beat with the china and crystal!! Stop already!!! LOL It's just gorgeous, Lucy. I love the roses set at the beginning the best though. Of course, you knew that!
Smoochies to gorgeous mum,

Recycled Rita said...

Wow! What a large and pretty collection you have! Thanks for sharing with all of us! karen....

Alison Gibbs said...

Oh my goodness, What a wonderful collection of pretties you have.

leesiebella said...

Wow, Stephanie... great collections! Did that take you a long time to set up?? lol

Thanks so much for sharing today!!


rosechicfriends said... detail was left out...I even saw sweet napkin ring holders. You, I am sure, have me beat..I didn't go into all of my other goodies...but maybe another. You really do have a wonderful eye for detail!

Love ya..Lorena

Joy said...

Wow, your china is beautiful! Where do you keep it all?

My Arts Desire said...

Good gracious sakes alive! That's a collection of dishes! No doubt lots of wonderful memories of the meals shared through the years.

I tried to load your blog earlier in the day and it just stalled. So glad you left a post as I went back and this time it was lickety split. Wouldn't want to have missed such a visual treat!

Thanks for sharing!

Margo said...

Beautiful collections and attention to detail! I love it all!

Rosalyn-Sue said...

Loving the daisy pattern! My mother has the cookie jar to that set. I never knew it came with other pieces. Thanks for sharing such a beautiful collection.



About Me said...

OMG! You have a huge beautiful collection! How do you decide what to put out when you're entertaining (maybe you should put it all out)? I love the silver teapot lamp. Thanks for sharing. Di

celestina marie said...

My word Stephanie!! your collection of china, dishes, crystal and silver is OUTSTANDING!! I love the flow blue, the rooster set, your wedding set. Oh my just everything! What you use for Easter is also incredible!

Each and every table setting is gorgeous. You could use a different set everyday of the year. How special everything looks! You took amazing pictures.
Loved this show and tell very much!!

Hugs and Happy Memorial Day!
la rea rose

Adeline's Shabby Cottage said... wonder I like you so much...a lady after my own heart!! All that china..sigh!! This has to be one of the prettiest posts I've seen in a long time!! Well worth 2 posts!

rosabeer said...

Thank you for visiting my blog. What a beautiful collection you have.
The silver, the services and the colours of your glass I don't now to choose. I love it all.
Have a nice week.

FeeBee Louweez said...

I love the way you have displayed your china. Looks so pretty with the matching glasses and all.

Alisa said...

I love those green glasses! Thanks for visiting my blog,

CIELO said...

Beautiful, indeed! I have a passion for pretty table settings... yours are charming...

Thanks for stopping by my house in the roses... and nice meeting you.


Classics and Country said...

Can I come over for dinner? You have the neatest collection of tableware I have seen.

shirl said...

Steph, you have a beautiful collection of china. The daisy pattern is so sweet, my Aunt would have loved that! You sure do set a beautiful table Steph!
Love You

Cindy@Cutepinkstuff said...


Sandra Evertson said...

Oh, really all so very lovely!
Sandra Evertson

Attic Charm said...

Wow, what a gorgeous collection! And I am just loving your silver pattern - beautiful! Thanks for sharing!