7 Reasons Why We Love Limoges Boxes and You Will Too!
Do you love beautiful things? Who doesn’t!
We all love to surround ourselves with objects of beauty that reflect our taste, inspire us and bring joy to our daily lives. This is where hand-painted French Limoges boxes really shine. Individually crafted and hand-painted by master artisans in the Limousine region of central France, these magnificent miniature art pieces make perfect collectibles and impressive gifts that really speak to your heart.
Since the early 1700s, when the secret of creating pure white and lustrous porcelain was discovered and painting on porcelain was perfected, French Limoges boxes have been collected and admired around the globe. These wonderful miniature works of art that were only available to the royalty early on, can now be collected, loved and given as gifts by all.
That is why at Limoges Collector, we offer the very best and the most artistic creations that come out of Limoges, France. You can find the perfect Limoges box that makes your heart sing from the top Limoges brands such as Beauchamp Limoges, Rochard, Artoria, and so many more. Our fantastic collection not only offers many unique and exclusive Limoges styles, available at our website only, but also offers a vast selection of out-of-production and rare Limoges boxes for you to create a truly one-of-a-kind collection.
There are so many reasons why Limoges boxes are loved and admired around the globe and why you will love them as well. Here, we highlight 7 of them.
Limoges boxes are beautiful
They say that “beauty is in the eye of the beholder.” No so with French Limoges boxes. The charm and beauty of the hand-painted Limoges boxes is evident to all who see them. Each piece, with its magnificent hand-painting, holds great beauty and adds so much charm to any space when displayed individually or as a part of a collection.
Limoges boxes are artistic
The art of porcelain painting is one that is quite labor-intensive. Painting on miniature Limoges boxes requires even more expertise. Not only artistic images have to hand-painted with great detailing at a miniature scale, but each Limoges box must be fired with every color administered. Each colorful Limoges box you see has gone through numerous firings at varied temperatures to achieve its exquisite color and luster.
Limoges boxes are valuable
The great artistic effort and labor that goes into creating each Limoges box art piece, makes each porcelain Limoges box a unique work of art. As each style of Limoges boxes is only made in small numbers and each piece is created individually from beginning to the end, it makes the Limoges box art piece quite collectible, valuable and precious. The uniqueness of Limoges boxes and the fact that they are quite desirable and sought-after, makes each piece quite valuable and one that will continue to increase in value. The value of many styles of Limoges boxes has tripled and quadrupled in the past several years and the value of Limoges boxes in general only continues to grow.
There are now only a small select group of artisans left in the Limoges region who produce these magnificent art pieces and keeping this age-old art form alive. Thus, the scarcity of these elegant art objects adds so much more to their value.
Limoges boxes match every interest
Another wonderful reason why we love Limoges boxes is that they come is such a vast array of styles to match everyone’s tastes and areas of interest. Whether you love art, music, cooking, gardening, travel or classic styles, just to name a few, at LimogesCollector.com, we have the perfect selection of Limoges boxes to fit your style. When it comes to gift giving, our collection of Birthday Limoges boxes, Baby Limoges Boxes, Mother’s Day Limoges boxes, Wedding & Anniversary Limoges boxes, Graduation Limoges boxes and for every other occasion is brimming with Limoges box gifts that will amaze and awe any recipient.
Of course, the Holidays are the perfect occasions to impress your friends and loved ones with a gift of a Limoges box that is sure to bring lots of ahhhs and ooohs! Our collection of Valentines Day Limoges boxes, Easter Limoges boxes, Mother’s Day Limoges boxes, 4 th of July Limoges boxes, Halloween Limoges boxes, Thanksgiving Limoges boxes and Christmas Limoges boxes offer a fantastic selection of exceptional and delightful Limoges box gifts that will be greatly loved, admired and cherished.
Limoges boxes make fantastic gifts
I’m sure, you will agree that most of us have a hard time finding the perfect gift for our friends and loved ones. This is where Limoges boxes solve the gift-giving problem. Giving a Limoges box as a gift is not only impressive and perfect for a single time, but it really opens up the love of collecting these exquisite art pieces. With such a vast variety of styles to choose from, each year you can give a matching gift to your recipients. You can be sure they will absolutely love them and look forward to receiving your next gift!
Limoges boxes make the perfect gift for any occasion. Impress your friends and loved ones with an exceptional gift of a Limoges boxes from LimogesCollector.com
Limoges boxes are small
As they say, “great gifts come in small packages.” This is so true about miniature Limoges boxes. These tiny little treasures are admired and loved as with fine jewelry. The small size of Limoges boxes makes them so easy to collect and display. You can show off your treasured Limoges boxes in one of our exquisite hand-crafted Italian gold curio cabinets. Your delicate Limoges boxes showcased in an Italian gold curio cabinet will make a spectacular display for you to enjoy and for every visitor to your home to be impressed.
Limoges boxes are timeless
Limoges boxes have been loved and admired for centuries and will continue to be collected and admired for centuries to come. Unlike many collectibles that are mass-produced in vast quantities, each ornate and elegant Limoges box is a unique work of art that will be admired for life and passed on as a family heirloom.
There are so many more reasons why we love peint main Limoges boxes. The above reasons should suffice to show why these adorable works of art are so admired and collected worldwide.
We would love to hear from you about how you first heard about French Limoges boxes and why you love them too. Feel free to add your comments below.