15 Luxe Pieces for Your Registry

Crystal decanters, high-end china, and more -- consider adding a few of these to the list. You know, as a group gift option or for your parents’ well-to-do-friends.
by Sarah Newell
  1. Purple Glass

    For the first time in 80 years, Steuben has introduced color to its collection.

    Indigo Spiral bowl, $700, Steuben.com

  2. A Crystal Decanter

    Donald Trump’s latest introductions feature prime NYC locales and are exquisitely produced by Rogaska, a 350-year-old company.

    Central Park decanter, $170, Macys.com

  3. A Colorful Tea Set

    Made of fine bone china, this set has an eclectic and sophisticated style.

    Jasper Conran Kilim 3-piece tea set, $200, available in mid-July at Wedgwood.com

  4. Exquisite Dinnerware

    The lovely lavender that graces this fine china gives the collection a royal look.

    Versace Le Grand Divertissement, $495 for 5-piece place setting, RosenthalUSA.com

  5. An Elegant Bar Set

    Inspired by the natural world, 24-karat gold bamboo accents have a refined edge we love.

    Bambou Collection, L-Objet.com

  6. Dinnerware With Sparkle

    Prouna’s signature decoration (Swarovski crystals) lines this new collection of jewel-toned dinnerware.

    Rich Collection, ProunaUSA.com

  7. A Limited-Edition Decanter

    Available only through special order, this limited-edition decanter mimics a snake’s form and perfectly decants wine.

    Mamba, $495, available in late May at Riedel.com

  8. Designer Dinnerware

    Bruce Oldfield, a British fashion designer, let fabric influence his debut collection. The fine bone china setting is rimmed with 22-karat gold and features four colorful dessert plates.

    Ruche Collection, RoyalCrownDerby.com

  9. A Hand-Painted Tea Cup and Saucer

    Each one is handcrafted (and put in the kiln eight times) for lifelike precision and dimension of color.

    Flora, The Language of Flowers, $54, RoyalCopenhagen.com

  10. A Footed Bowl

    Gold accents highlight the stately shape of this footed bowl. Fill with only the best after-dinner mints.

    Elmsford Footed Bowl by Trump, $250, Steklarna-Rogaska.si

  11. High-End Country Glassware

    The new depression-glass-inspired glassware and decorative round placemats complement Juliska’s growing collection of rich tabletop and decor items.

    Country Estate, Juliska.com

  12. A Collector’s Vase

    Rosenthal is celebrating 50 years with 50 vases for a limited time, and this one’s definitely the most fabulous.

    Landscape, $845, RosenthalUSA.com

  13. A Designer Demitasse Spoon

    Designed by Marcel Wanders, this spoon is decorated with a single engraving inspired by a lush garden.

    Jardin D’Eden demitasse spoon, $69, Christofle.com

  14. Crystal Piggy Bank

    Designer Harry Allen created this whimsical crystal bank.

    Piggy bank, $1,900, Steuben.com

  15. Plum Dinnerware

    The color of the moment, deep purple, is seen gracing the edges of this fine bone china pattern.

    Sultane, $795 for 5-piece place setting, Mottahedeh.com

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