Cutlery is a fundamental part of your kitchen and dining experience. A quality cutlery set is a necessity that can last for generations when cared for properly. At Nordic Nest you will find the best of flatware and cutlery designs from selected brands and designers.
- Cups & mugs
- Bowls & serving dishes
- Jugs & carafes
- Dining & table accessories
- Drink & bar accessories
Cutlery sets in many different styles
Cutlery sets are one of those basic necessities that we all have in our homes. A great set of cutlery adds both ease and elegance to our meals. Here you will find premium quality cutlery sets from curated range of renowned international and Scandinavian brands such as Broste Copenhagen, Muubs and Georg Jensen.
Imagine setting the table with the beautiful and elegant Ehra cutlery collection by Gense, a series that was artfully designed for the National Museum's reopening in autumn 2018. A well-balanced utensil that fits perfectly in your hand. A graceful addition to your table setting, and with it you will be all set to enjoy your meals in style.
Which are the most popular cutlery sets?
In our extensive assortment of cutlery and tableware, you will find countless beautiful and timeless cutlery sets and collections such as the Dorotea and Nobel, designed by Gense. The Fjord collection by Hardanger Bestikk is one of Sweden's most popular cutlery collections; its rounded shapes and comfortable weight feels great to hold in your hand. Below we have compiled a list of our most popular cutlery sets.
Top 3 most popular cutlery sets:
- Coast cutlery set 24 pieces by Scandi Living
- Julie cutlery set 24 pieces by Hardanger Bestikk
- Sletten cutlery set 16 pieces by Broste Copenhagen
How many pieces are needed in a cutlery set?
Most cutlery sets come in four piece place settings, which means that the sets consists of four types of cutlery pieces. These standard cutlery sets consist of dinner forks, dinner knives, table spoons. More expensive sets, such as sterling silver and silver plated cutlery sets, are commonly sold by the place setting, with one of each utensil. However, most are sold in 16-, 24- or 48-piece sets, serving four, six and twelve people respectively.
It is always recommended to have cutlery sets for more place settings than people you intend to serve, in case you need to replace some utensils.
Cutlery sets make great gifts
A beautiful, high-quality cutlery set is a great gift to give anyone for their housewarming, graduation or birthday, especially for young people for them to use once they move out into their own home.
Cutlery sets of different colours
Most cutlery sets are made of stainless steel with a standard silver or steel colour finish. This gives the cutlery sets a timeless look that is easy to maintain and to match with different tableware and glassware sets. However, if you want to spice up your table setting, a great way to do so is with a coloured cutlery set. In our assortment of dining products you will find lots of high-quality golden cutlery sets, black cutlery sets and even cutlery sets of a few other colours.
How to properly care for your cutlery set:
Most cutlery sets are made of stainless steel, a robust material that is easy to care for. Nevertheless, you should take proper care of your cutlery sets in order to make sure that they stay in great condition for as long as possible. Follow these instructions to make sure that you care for your cutlery properly:
- Rinse your cutlery off immediately after use, as they become harder to clean the longer they sit.
- Stainless steel cutlery sets are safe to wash in the dishwasher. However, make sure to not wash your stainless steel cutlery with rust items, as this can lead to your cutlery set rusting more easily.
- Wipe your cutlery dry with a soft cloth after each wash in order to avoid stains. This applies to both machine dishwashing and handwashing.