The J.A. Henckels International Provence 45-Piece Stainless-Steel Flatware Set is an outstanding piece of flatware combined with European design and German quality. As everyone knows, J.A. Henckels, German based giant company is oldest and largest manufacturers of best flatware brands in the world. They also manufacture knives, cookware and scissors as well since 1731.
The design can be defined as combination of shiny mirror and frost look. The flatware is continental sized (larger than standard size) that is made of top quality 18/10 stainless steel weighing 5.4 pounds and serves for the size of 8. The ratio of 18% chromium and 10% nickel provides 100% rust resistance as well as shiny look for years. Each and every piece of J.A. Henckels International Provence 45-Piece Stainless-Steel Flatware Set is heavy gauged and features the classic and elegant distinctive style.
The 45-piece flatware set consists of following utensils:
- 8 salad fork
- 8 dinner fork
- 8 knife
- 8 tablespoon
- 8 teaspoon
- 5-piece hostess set (Sugar spoon, butter knife, meat fork, serving spoon, and slotted serving spoon)
The handles of the flatware is unique and polished. For better precision in cutting stuff, the dinner knives are finely forged. The blades of the knives are excellently embossed with rolled steel, which is toughened to resists corrosion and rust. This flatware set offers perfect balance and comfortable grip during dining.
– Handles are polished
– Knife blades are forged
– Made of top quality 18/10 stainless steel
– Knives are heavy
For smooth shape and better balance, all forks and spoons are made to pass through exclusive 30-step production process. It is a trademark of finest craftsmanship and expertise in the field of flatware and cutlery.
The dimensions of the flatware are:
|Dinner Knife –
|Dinner Fork –
|Dinner Spoon –
|Salad Fork –
|Big Serving Spoon –
|Slotted Serving Spoon –
|Meat Fork –
|Butter Knife –
|Sugar Spoon –
This flatware is durable and can be enjoyed for years. It is dishwasher safe and if properly hand washed and dried immediately with soft cloth, then its sparkle will lasts forever. The flatware set is made in China and warranty is provided in case of any defects or faults in flatware’s material or craftsmanship.
The International 53-Piece American Bead Flatware Set displays the superb combination of classical and contemporary design. It is definitely a beautiful and gorgeous addition to your dining. This is a best flatware for those, who want decent looking flatware set at affordable rate.
The flatware features a droplet shape that has classic yet embossed beaded design. It is specially designed to match any table setting and décor. The bright mirror finish and fresh lines will enhance the table settings. With versatile in use, it will be incredible fits for everyday dining.
– Good value
– Combination of classical and modern design
– Insubstantial & Flimsy
– Steak Knives are made of cheap plastic
– Soup spoons are large
– Water spot rises quickly ( Should be dried immediately)
The International 53-Piece American Bead Flatware Set offer service for 8 people and comes with one hostess set. There is also bonus available i.e. 8 steak knives but the handles are made of cheap plastic. It can be ugly match at the dining with the original flatware set. You are undeniably going to hate them, but they are bonus. Even soupspoon seems to be extra-large just like serving spoon. Good for people, who loves eating with larger spoons, and parents, who fed children.
However, the entire set consists of
- 8 Dinner knives
- 8 dinner forks
- 8 salad forks
- 8 teaspoons
- 8 dinner spoons
- Hostess Set (: sugar spoon, butter knife, tablespoon, pierced tablespoon, and cold meat fork)
- 8 Steak Knives (Bonus)
This flatware set is made of 18/0 stainless steel yet do not require polishing. It is actually strong and can be used every day or on special occasions. The International 53-Piece American Bead Flatware Set is actually made in China, so not an American product. The beauty of the pattern and lightweight (weighing nearly 7 pounds) will surely drive you make a purchase this weekend. As always, they are dishwasher safe so that you can clean them easily. However, ensure you keep them dry otherwise the water spots will come up easily.
Good Value, Good, Design, Good Weight, Good Quality
Oneida is worlds’s best silverware manufacturers and Oneida Mooncrest 45-Piece Flatware Set is simple, lustrous and smooth. The bright unadorned finish will make you fall in love with the flatware set in first sight itself. It is an ideal choice for traditionalist or classicist and will fits in any apartment and home. The set provides service for eight and provides a hostess set.
The best thing I like about Oneida Mooncrest 45-Piece Flatware Set is that it can be suitable for any table décor and settings. Whether you use it for everyday or reserve it for any special occasion, you will never have any fail moments. In addition, it will bright up more with china or other décor.
– Comfortable in hand
– Simple and Elegant design
– Affordable & Durable
– Versatile and overstated
– Likely to get rust (Depends of use and washing habits)
– Discoloration likely ( Depend on the soap)
– Scratches easily
It is made of 18/0 stainless steel. The design of Oneida Mooncrest 45-Piece Flatware Set is simply elegant, as the upper part is somewhat stretched and the handles are slightly flayed. The tip of the handle is softly pointed at the bottom, which offers something called graceful and austere look.
The enduringly flared handle comfortably fits in the hand during dining or washing. The entire flatware set is thick as well as heavy weighing 6.8 pounds. The knives are long and sharp enough to cut any stuff. You will find the soup spoon a bit larger than the normal ones.
The flatware set contains
- 8 Salad/Dessert forks
- 8 Dinner forks
- 8 Dinner knives
- 8 Soupspoon
- 8 Teaspoon
- Serving spoon pierced serving spoon, meat fork, butter knife, and sugar spoon.
The Oneida Mooncrest 45-Piece Flatware Set is versatile with bright mirror finish and can be used for either formal or casual settings. Dishwasher safe and comes with 25-year warranty from Oneida. The set is manufactured from Indonesia as well as China, whereas the former is reputed for manufacturing genuine products while the latter one’s credibility is known to entire world.
Cambridge Silversmiths Jubilee 20-Piece Set, Red Review
If you are looking to add flare to your dinner, try this red retro Cambridge Silversmiths Jubilee 20-Piece Set, which is made perfectly to transform any dull dinner party into a vibrant and lively gathering.
With durable plastic oval tube handles and resilient rivets with nice metal tips, this flatware is just going to blow your expectations with its strong appeal. The shine from 18/0 stainless steel flatware make it somewhat more attractive and pleasant.
The Cambridge Silversmiths Jubilee 20-Piece Set includes the following utensils:
- 4 Salad Fork
- 4 Dinner Fork
- 4 Dinner Knife
- 4 Dinner Spoon
- 4 Teaspoon
The flatware is great matching for both formal as well as informal parties because each and every utensil is balanced for comfort and convenience. Moreover, the red color adds more richness and class to the flatware. The color of this flatware will never going to fade and even, you do not need any polishing in the future.
– Easy to clean
– Good looking & Rich red color
– Feels great in the hand
– Light weight and Comfortable to use
– Edges are little rough around the plastic
– Spoon fork edges are sharp
– Fork edges are sharp
– Hollow inside
In addition, the Cambridge Silversmiths Jubilee 20-Piece Set is handsome flatware set, which feels great and light while handling, serving and eating. But, the edges near the plastic are rough as well as sharp.
For the price and everyday casual use, this flatware is quite suitable and fits in everyone’s budget. As every flatware, this is comes with 25 years warranty and dishwasher safe but stay away from lemon based detergents.In my opinion, the Cambridge Silversmiths Jubilee 20-Piece Set is a perfect gift for your loved ones. Honestly, you will hear loads of compliments due to this awesome product.
Towle Wave 20-Piece Flatware Set Review
The Towle Wave 20-Piece Flatware Set is simple and elegant. It will surely add beauty and glamour to your dining table. Honestly, you will never get disappointed with this flatware because it offers excellent handling and quality control. However, some people have complained about often dropping of utensils, but can be resolved, when placed totally in the plate. This may be because the balance is more inclined towards the utensil’s end.
Made of 18/0 stainless steel, Towle Wave is sturdy and mirror-polished. Weighing around 3.8 pounds, it is heavy and offers excellent service. The Towle Wave consists of following utensils:
- 4 Dinner forks
- 4 Salad forks
- 4 Dinner spoons
- 4 Teaspoons
- 4 Knives
The knives are sturdier and sharper than Gourmet Settings Strand. The spoons are also strong and do not get twisted or broken, while scooping ice cream.
Pros: – Clean and beautiful design – Creativity at its best – Sturdy – Great balance
Cons: – Often gets dropped from the plate – Heavy Weight – Silver polish falling apart (Depends on usage) – Sharp bare edges
Believe me! You’ll just fall in love with Towle Wave 20-Piece Flatware Set’s clean lines, which is emphasized with a slender edge at the end. This is best silverware which represents perfect example of great artistry and creativity.
The Towle Wave is dishwasher safe but hand washing is highly recommended. There is a slight difference in size between dinner forks and dinner salad. The Towle Wave is perfect for everyday flatware but you can even use it for some special occasions like birthday parties, events, festivals, etc.
If you are looking for modern flatware with classic and vintage look, then Towle Wave 20-Piece Flatware Set is a perfect match for your choice. It can be used at formal as well as casual parties and events.
Gourmet Settings Strand 20-Piece Flatware Set Review
The Gourmet Settings Strand 20-Piece Flatware Set is powered by simple lines and graceful pattern. With American Culinary Awards in portfolio, Strand is one of the most popular and best flatware brands of Gourmet Settings. The style of the flatware is casual and handle pattern is somewhat square.
The Gourmet Settings strand is perfect for everyday use and even, it has no match for parties and events because it has elegant and classical appeal. Many restaurants employ Gourmet Settings Strand 20-Piece Flatware Set. It is handmade from 18/0 stainless steel and comprises of
- 4 Soupspoons
- 4 Salad Forks
- 4 Dinner Forks
- 4 Teaspoons
- 4 Knives
All the utensils are large as well as sturdy and even spoon do not get bent when scooping ice-creams. The knife is not serrated, so you might find difficulty in cutting fruits, vegetable or anything. It is something like butter knife. However, the utensils feel comfortable while holding, serving and eating. The gauge is 3.0mm / 2.8mm.
– Simple and casual
– Elegant and polished
– Great value
– Light weight
– Spoons are big
– Dinner fork is smaller
– Knife is not serrated
– Some customers have complained about rust on knife (Depends on washing and usage)
Gourmet Settings Strand 20-Piece Flatware Set is lightweight weighing just around 1 pound. The length of each utensil is as follows:
- Dinner Fork Length: 8.0 “
- Knife Length: 9.0 “
- Tablespoon Length: 8.0 “
- Salad Fork Length: 6.75″
- Teaspoon Length: 6.75″
The flatware comes with 5 years warranty. It is Dishwasher safe but avoid using detergents, which contains lemon extract. It is also rust resistant, tarnish resistant, chip resistant and fade resistant.
This product will surely bring a smile to your face 3 times a day, 365 days a year. They are also durable and in my opinion, your family will surely love the Gourmet Settings Strand.