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Bringing Out Sterling Silver for Holiday Gatherings?

posted by lwhite

heloise hints, cleaning stainless flatware, cleaning slilverwareSetting out our best silver for family gatherings makes any festive table look beautiful. Always use a polish designed for shining sterling silver. Here are hints on keeping it in excellent condition.

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* Wash sterling silver in hot, soapy water. Rinse thoroughly and buff dry with a clean, soft cloth.
* Do not put really old or valuable sterling into the dishwasher. The detergent might cause a discoloration.
* Never put hollow-handled silverware into the dishwasher.
* Never mix sterling and stainless steal in the same utensil compartment.



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