Sterling flatware is an elegant addition to any party or dinner spread. Whether you are looking for a modest place setting enough for your family or you prefer an entire heirloom set, names such as Kirk Stieff, Gorham, Wallace and Towle offer precisely what you need.
Engraved sterling silver is often used at special occasions such as family get-togethers, holidays and life’s most memorable events, but some people choose to utilize their sterling flatware every day of the year, making the most out of this sophisticated indulgence. Heirloom-quality etching features regal floral designs and romantic lines have become part of American history and culture. Flatware sets of this caliber are made from the finest sterling silver and are crafted with the utmost experience and artisanship. While individual sets will vary according to your needs and price range, most flatware sets include forks, dinner spoons, teaspoons and place knives. Additional pieces available in most patterns include pierced tablespoons, pie servers, cold meat forks, sugar spoons and butter knives.
Choose from patterns that are in high demand, such as the classic Old World design that displays an obvious European flavor. Certain textured handles feature a rich satin finish to add even more dimension. Other designs are inspired from eras such as the Baroque period, the French regency, French provincial design and even European royalty. Another timeless option is the simple teardrop handle shape, which is at once both classic and contemporary.
Large sets of these beautiful utensils may be available in keepsake wooden chests, so you can be sure that your sterling silver is always protected. Many sets feature a lifetime warranty and are dishwasher safe, although engraved sets tend to be hand-wash only. Add to any flatware set with sterling silver serving sets that include a cake server, pierced tablespoon and gravy ladle.
Find your favorite sterling flatware pattern and obtain all of the forks, spoons and knives you need when you shop at Macy’s.