Silver gifts are not just for older generation, how about treating a new grandchild to an antique silver mug and cup. Baby silver spoon and fork sets make a special gift and can also be engraved with names and dates to celebrate babies first Christmas. Other antique silver Christmas gifts for babies and children could include baby bowls or a silver plate. A silver baby rattle is a great gift idea and you never know it could become a family heirloom and be passed down the generations to the all the babies in the family.
Even young and contemporary couples would enjoy receiving decorative silverware such as a silver photo frame. A beautiful Christmas gift for mum or any special lady would be a silver keepsake box which is both usual and pretty; other suggestions include mirrored compacts or antique perfume atomisers.
When looking for a Christmas gift for your husband, dad or the man in your life, then classic silver gifts which are also practical include cufflinks and money clips. Other antique silver men's Christmas gifts are hip flasks, pocket knives and desk sets.
If you are on a budget this Christmas but would still like to buy a gift of antique silver then why not club together as a family or group of friends and make the most of your budget to get something really special. Whatever their age, there is a piece of silverware that will be the perfect Christmas gift. Imagine the smile and look on their face when they open such a wonderful and thoughtful present.
As an established silver dealer, based in the London Silver Vaults, Bryan Douglas Antique Silver (http://www.bryandouglas.co.uk/