Author Archives: AC Silver

How Best To Clean Your Silver

How Best To Clean Your Silver

Posted September 17th, 2018 by AC Silver and filed under LoveAntiques University

Regular cleaning is the only way to prevent antique silver from taking on an unflattering tarnished effect, but lots of people don’t like the idea of cleaning their own silver. This guide from AC SIlver will demonstrate the best way to clean your silver, leaving it glistening and gorgeous.

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Antique Silverware for Dining

Antique Silverware for Dining

Posted February 27th, 2018 by AC Silver and filed under LoveAntiques University

Have you ever wondered what key pieces of Silverware would have been common place on an 18th Century dining table? Wonder no more; AC Silver have written a blog on just that, so read on to find out more.

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The History of Tea Sets

The History of Tea Sets

Posted October 4th, 2017 by AC Silver and filed under LoveAntiques University

Throughout the centuries the customs and traditions surrounding the consumption of tea have varied. With this variation we can see the development of what we now know as the tea set. From the very origins of tea, which we can trace back to the Ancient Han Dynasty (206-220BC), the practice of drinking tea has come a long way.

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1950s Engagement Ring Trends

1950s Engagement Ring Trends

Posted July 25th, 2017 by AC Silver and filed under Special Occasions

The 1950's was a very exciting time for jewellery, after the Second World War more and more choices were becoming available. Cinema was becoming popular meaning there was more inspiration coming from the silver screen and the actors behind the lens. This meant that more choices of engagement rings were also becoming available and more trends were emerging for us to follow!

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The Most Popular Engagement Ring Styles

The Most Popular Engagement Ring Styles

Posted January 25th, 2017 by AC Silver and filed under Special Occasions

Engagement rings have been worn since the Victorian era, when Queen Victoria was given a snake ring by her husband to be, Prince Albert. This ring style then became popular all over England and Europe, as people wished to emulate any item which Queen Victoria wore.

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