Holiday and family dinners mean it's time to bring out the best china and flatware for your table. Maybe you've got a good set of silver that has done well for years but is showing some wear. Or you'd like to upgrade to something that better matches your gold-rimmed china or gold-banded crystal stemware.

Or maybe you just like gold. :-)

You've got to see #3 in our list in our list - a true tribute to Michelangelo.

Are you looking for a beautiful set of flatware to replace what you've got? Or maybe you're shopping for a gift for newlyweds or that special anniversary gift? Gold flatware can be beautiful and fancy without being gaudy. So click here to take a look at the Top 5 Gold Flatware sets with service for 8 and hostess sets.

Compare our top 5 carving knife and fork sets to find the perfect carving knife set for your Thanksgiving and Christmas Dinners. If you or a friend or loved one doesn't have a quality carving knife set for their family holiday dinners, you can find our top-rated offerings in this comparison guide of the top 5 carving knife and fork sets available in time for this holiday season.