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  •  I love it because it is simple (1+ / 0-)
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    with the cuts.  My mom has a pretty good set -- at least 8 of each of the important pieces.  It is cost prohibitive on ebay or other used crystal sites.  She gave me her wedding crystal, which is the Fostoria June pattern -- even that goes for about $70 a stem.

    You'll never have a quiet world till you knock the patriotism out of the human race. - G.B. Shaw, "Misalliance"

    by gchaucer2 on Sat Jan 31, 2009 at 11:11:46 AM PST

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    •  Tell you what (1+ / 0-)
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      I just peeked at the site.

      The "Master pieces" are comparable to my mother's Waterford punch-bowl.

      Three be the things I shall never attain: Envy, Content, and sufficient champagne. --Dorothy Parker

      by M Sullivan on Sat Jan 31, 2009 at 11:18:21 AM PST

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      •  I have a few Waterford pieces (3+ / 0-)
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        and I love his glass more -- pictures don't do it justice -- they are like rainbows when light hits them.  Hope he gets a ton of business -- even if folks can only afford one small piece a year.

        You'll never have a quiet world till you knock the patriotism out of the human race. - G.B. Shaw, "Misalliance"

        by gchaucer2 on Sat Jan 31, 2009 at 11:20:29 AM PST

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