The Best Silverware Sets for Your Southern Table
Oneida Louisiana 5-Piece Place Setting
To buy: $60, macys.com
With its ornate floral pattern, Oneida’s Louisiana stainless setting is an elegant addition to Southern tables.
Juliska ‘Berry and Thread’ 24K Gold Accent 5-Piece Place Setting
To buy: $125, nordstrom.com
The 24-carat gold accents set into this pretty Juliska stainless service shine beautifully. They’re thoughtful touches that make memorable additions to a traditional pattern.
Oneida Boutonniere 30-Piece Flatware, Service for 6
To buy: $59.99, amazon.com
With its shapely utensils and floral touches, this dishwasher-safe Oneida stainless service is a perennial favorite for every day.
Villeroy & Boch Mademoiselle 20-Piece Flatware Set
To buy: $128, bloomingdales.com
This Villeroy & Boch 4-setting stainless service in the pearled-edge pattern ‘Mademoiselle’ is not only a good deal, it will also look lovely on your table at breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Towle Old Master Sterling 5-Piece Place Setting
To buy: $329.95, replacements.com
This classic sterling pattern is instantly recognizable and adds a traditional touch to place settings.
Waterford Flatware Mont Clare 65-Piece Set, Service for 12
To buy: $199, macys.com
The handsome, long lines of the Waterford Mont Clare stainless pattern end with flared flourishes, an undeniably sharp pairing.
Michael Aram Palm 5-Piece Flatware Set
To buy: $110, nordstrom.com
This stainless, gold-tone flatware is set in the ‘Palm’ pattern and evokes the look of woven palms, offering a touch of the coast for your dining table.
Kate Spade New York Abington Square 5-Piece Flatware
To buy: $70, bloomingdales.com
With its clean-lined banding, this handsome stainless set brings a timeless gravitas to table settings, yet it’s casual enough for everyday use.
Gorham Chantilly Sterling 5-Piece Place Setting
To buy: $349.95, replacements.com
A sterling pattern for the ages, the utensils in the Gorham ‘Chantilly’ service have satisfyingly ornate handles in a timeless style.
Lenox Bratton 65-Piece Flatware Set, Service for 12
To buy: $285, macys.com
The more is truly the merrier when you break out this Lenox 65-piece stainless set. It pairs clean lines with square borders in a classic columnar style.
Oneida Hollis 74-Piece Flatware Set, Service for 12
To buy: $79.99, amazon.com
No matter how many guests stop by, this classic 74-piece stainless flatware service will ensure your table is ready for any occasion.
Gorham Buttercup Sterling 4-Piece Place Setting
To buy: $249.95, replacements.com
Gorham ‘Buttercup’ is a sterling pattern with a heavy floral motif that has earned it plenty of fans in the South.
Reed & Barton Dalton 5-Piece Place Setting
To buy: $50, macys.com
The attractive simplicity of the Reed & Barton Dalton stainless pattern is one reason it’s found on wedding registries near and far.
Lenox Gorham Studio Stainless 45-Piece Set
To buy: $159.99, amazon.com
This 45-piece stainless set will keep your table outfitted all year round with service for 8 as well as 5 serving pieces, including a cold meat fork, tablespoon, pierced tablespoon, butter knife, and sugar spoon.
Oneida Chateau 6-Piece Progress Baby Set
To buy: $45, macys.com
This sweet set is a mini stainless service for the little ones who hope to learn the lessons of etiquette, courtesy of Oneida.