Chicago's resource for unusual tableware, Tabula Tua has a wide selection of unique European and American pieces. If it's high end and handcrafted, this is where you'll find it.
We stopped in recently and the shop has been transformed - expanded into the space next door, doubling the size of the selling floor...
...turning the small boutique into a mini-department store of tabletop (and beyond - they also have selected furnishings).
Just a few of the lines carried by Tabula Tua:
A full wedding registry is available and accessible both in store and online.