MONTHLY ROUND-UP – Sep 2017

Month September of 2017 was dominated by three chess sets. The first was Mustang Series. Mustang series is our premium offering since the St. Petersburg came around. Second one on the list is Limited Edition Reproduced Romanian-Hungarian National Tournament Chess Set & last is Special Edition St. Petersburg Luxury Artisan Series Chess Set. If you think you might have missed the announcements or are simply looking for an orderly recap, the table below should be for you. It also comes complete with links to our respective product page.

The CB Mustang Series Chess Set

Limited Edition Reproduced Romanian-Hungarian National Tournament Chess Set in Lacquer Finished

Special Edition St. Petersburg Luxury Artisan Series Chess Set in Bud Rose / Box Wood (lacquered)

First and foremost on the list is The CB Mustang Series Chess Set. It comes as no surprise that over 50 chess players have already purchased the Mustang Series to show their enthusiasm for the luxury chess sets. The King comes with two beauteous king finials(each side) & proudly stands at 4.4 inches and its base is robust 1.9 inches. Changing the king finials is a quick and easy job. This is a luxury design featuring the magnificently robust and solitary knight. The knights are precision-crafted. We designed and focus tested over 30 variations before finalizing the mane of the knight, it perfectly matches the design. Such crafting process requires prior analysis on the wood material before it is sent for processing. Know More >

The CB Mustang Series Chess Set in Bud Rose / Box Wood - 4.4" King with Storage Box

Next on the list is Limited Edition Reproduced Romanian-Hungarian National Tournament Chess Set in Lacquer Finished. This set also got plenty of attention last month. King proudly stands at 3.85″ tall with a base diameter of 1.57″.  The lathe work on the each chess piece is noteworthy, especially the elegant curves on Knights. There are 4 cuts in the turrets of the rook. Like the Russian/Soviet chess sets, the balls on the bishops are of opposite color. All chess pieces have a very wide base which adds another interesting dimension to the set. know More> 

Limited Edition Reproduced Romanian-Hungarian National Tournament Chess Set in Lacquer Finished Stained Crimson Boxwood

Special Edition St. Petersburg Luxury Artisan Series Chess Set in Bud Rose / Box Wood (lacquered). The King proudly stands at 4.2 inches and its base is robust 1.8 inches. This is a luxury design featuring the magnificently robust and curved knight. The carving and the design of the knight are quite spectacular, look closely at the curved neck, eyes, nostrils, teeth and, craftsmanship around the mane. The design of the other pieces is also highly outstanding that allow the set to truly stand out. Each chessmen is carefully handcrafted in India and takes some influences from the Arabian Knight Series. The finial of the king is inspired from the golden dome of Saint Isaac’s Cathedral which dominates the Russia’s rebel city St Petersburg skyline. Know More>

Ten years. That’s how long it’s been since our first customer bought the travel chess set from us. We still remember the buzz of excitement in the office as we processed and delivered this order. At that time, we had very few products in our catalog. But each of those was designed with a lot of thought and crafted with much love and attention to detail. We have grown manifold since then – we now have 300+ distinctive designs, a 50+ strong team, a larger office and multiple warehouses – but we still put in the same care while choosing our designs, and we feel the same excitement every time we launch the new set!

Year 2017 marks the tenth anniversary of Chessbazaar & our team is dedicatedly working on the 10th-anniversary chess set. Our few chess sets set the gold standard in their first decade and we are just getting started. “The best is yet to come.”

That’s all for now. Follow us on Twitter & Facebook to stay up-to-date with the latest releases, offers & promotions. We’d glad to know your views and experiences of the chess sets which you have purchased from us. You can also get the updates direct to your email by sign-up to our newsletter.

MONTHLY ROUND-UP – AUG 2017

With yet another exciting month behind us, it’s time once again for a quick recap of the highlights from the last month. If you think you might have missed something from the month, here is a list of the hottest releases in the Aug 2017.

As usual, links to all of these chess sets can be found below.

The Australian War Memorial Reproduced Chess Set by ACF
The Smokey Staunton Series Chess Set in Rose Wood
The Championship Series Staunton Chess Set in Ebonized Boxwood

The Australian War Memorial Reproduced Chess Set by Australian Comforts Fund (ACF) is the reproduction of a set produced in 1916 in Australia. This set is made up of ebonized boxwood and natural boxwood. The King proudly stands at 3.5 inches and its base is a robust 1.5 inches. Both kings are stamped with A.C.F logo on their base. Dark chess pieces are exquisitely crafted in ebonized boxwood. Shop Now ->

The Australian War Memorial Reproduced Chess Set

The Smokey Staunton Series is made up of rosewood and boxwood. The King proudly stands at 3.8 inches and its base is robust 1.6 inches. The dark chess pieces are made of rosewood and the opposing pieces are made up of boxwood which is traditionally used for white side. Shop Now ->

The Smokey Staunton Series Chess SetThe Championship Series Magnus Carlsen Chess Set in Staunton pattern has been specifically designed for chess tournament/club players. The set features a Tournament standard 3.75″ King with a base diameter of 1.61 inches. This chess set is expertly weighted from our master artisans and it’s superb size proportioning from a king to pawn make this chess set an excellent choice for fast chess games in tournaments/clubs or regular home and school play. It’s a chess set that is truly like no other.

The Championship Series Staunton Chess Set

Ten years. That’s how long it’s been since our first customer bought the travel chess set from us. We still remember the buzz of excitement in the office as we processed and delivered this order. At that time, we had very few products in our catalog. But each of those was designed with a lot of thought and crafted with much love and attention to detail. We have grown manifold since then – we now have 300+ distinctive designs, a 50+ strong team, a larger office and multiple warehouses – but we still put in the same care while choosing our designs, and we feel the same excitement every time we launch the new set!

Year 2017 marks the tenth anniversary of Chessbazaar & our team is dedicatedly working on the 10th-anniversary chess set. Our few chess sets set the gold standard in their first decade and we are just getting started. “The best is yet to come.”

That’s all for now. Follow us on Twitter & Facebook to stay up-to-date with the latest releases, offers & promotions. We’d glad to know your views and experiences of the chess sets which you have purchased from us. You can also get the updates direct to your email by sign-up to our newsletter.

 

MONTHLY ROUND-UP – JULY 2017

Another month went by and it was definitely dominated by Reproduced Romanian-Hungarian National Tournament Chess Set. Our live customer support has been overflowing from the last month and almost every second buyer is asking for  2.0  version of Romanian-Hungarian National Tournament Chess Set. A few other notable announcements last month include Camouflaged I & II Series, Carbon Fiber Series, The Empire II Luxury Series. If you have missed the launches or are simply looking for an orderly recap, the table below should be for your interest.

Romanian-Hungarian National Tournament Chess Set

Camouflaged I & II Series

Carbon Fiber Series

The Empire II Luxury Series

Last month the spotlights were primarily on the Reproduced Romanian-Hungarian National Tournament Chess Set and it’s no surprise that our this reproduction is probably one of the best reproductions we’ve ever launched. This chess set is reproduced in collaboration with “Michael Ladzinski“, one of the greatest chess collectors in the chess world. This popular set is the rage of tournament players in Hungary and Romania. It’s refreshing to see these style pieces used in place of the mundane FIDE golden rosewood pieces in the Hungarian and Romanian tournaments. A great set for tournament, blitz or home play and a “must have” set for any chess collector.

Reproduced Romanian-Hungarian National Tournament Chess Set

Camouflaged Series also made its debut and gathered a lot of fan attention. All chess pieces are expertly carved and weighted for fantastic hand-feel and a very nice thud on the wooden chess board. Chess pieces are meticulously hand crafted from the finest grade boxwood and available in 2 variants. Shop Now ->

The Single Staunton Camouflaged Series

We’ve also launched a Carbon Fiber Series. All chess pieces are expertly carved and weighted for fantastic hand-feel and a very nice thud on the wooden chess board. Chess pieces have thick green felts which precisely envelops the base of each chessmen for smooth movement on the chess board.

The Single Staunton Carbon Fiber Series Chess Pieces

Another noteworthy announcement is The Empire II Luxury Series Staunton Chess Set. This chess set exquisitely made from ebony wood and natural boxwood. The King proudly stands at 4.6 inches and its base is robust 1.8 inches. This is a luxury design featuring the magnificently robust and remarkable knight.

Lastly, you will be pleased to hear that we are going to launch exciting new chess sets soon, so stay tuned with us for the bunch of launches and amazing offers this Christmas season! Subscribe our newsletter here

Top 5 trending chess sets of July 2017

Reproduced Romanian-Hungarian National Tournament Chess Set

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Reproduced Historic 1929 Barcelona "Joc Catalan" Chess Set Reproduced Historic 1929 Barcelona “Joc Catalan” Chess Set

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Wooden Chess Board Ebony Sheesham Wood

Wooden Chess Board Ebony Sheesham Wood

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The Arabian Knight Series Artisan Staunton Chess Pieces

The Arabian Knight Series Artisan Staunton Chess Pieces 

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Antique Circa 1870-1900 Staunton Series Chess Pieces

Antique Circa 1870-1900 Staunton Series Chess Pieces 

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MONTHLY ROUND-UP – JUNE 2017

June of 2017 is now behind us and it brought some interesting chess sets. A bunch of new chess sets was announced last month, but none shines brighter than the Reproduced 1930s-70s Hastings Chess Congress Set Version 2.0. It was certainly the hottest set in our new arrival section over the past month. A few other announcements also took place last month – The 1950s Soviet (Russian) Latvian Reproduced Chess Set, The CB Grandmaster Staunton Series Chess Set, The War Admiral Luxury Series Chess Set, American Chess Magazine, Reproduced 1960s Ultimate Russian World Chess Championship (Soviet Era) Chess Set.

As usual, links to all of these chess sets can be found below.

Reproduced 1930s-70s Hastings Chess Congress Set Version 2.0
The 1950s Soviet (Russian) Latvian Reproduced Chess Set in Stained Crimson
The CB Grandmaster Staunton Series Chess Set
The War Admiral Luxury Series Chess Set
American Chess Magazine
Reproduced 1960s Ultimate Russian World Chess Championship (Soviet Era) Chess Set

Reproduced 1930s-70s Hastings Chess Congress Set Version 2.0 easily dominated our list of best-selling chess sets. Some customer’s felt that some pieces in our previous repro were not an accurate reproduction, so we heard to our customer’s opinion(especially Michael Ladzinski) and respected their verdict by bringing a closest possible replica. The new version features a significantly improved knight, King, Rook & Pawn. The Reproduced 1930s-70s Hastings Chess Congress Set V2.0 is simply gorgeous and exquisitely striking, therefore each piece is carved with meticulous care. Our most magnificent chess set yet takes nearly a week to create. It’s a chess set that is truly like no other. Shop Now ->

Reproduced 1930s-70s Hastings Chess Congress Set

Presenting you a chess set in a color that has no equal, reproduced Old Soviet Latvian Series chess set is now available in stunning stained crimson & natural boxwood. The Latvian chess set in the red finish is simply gorgeous and exquisitely striking, therefore each piece is carved with meticulous care. Shop Now ->

The 1950s Soviet (Russian) Latvian Reproduced Chess Set

This tournament sized chess set “The CB Grandmaster Series” in Staunton pattern has been specifically designed for chess tournament/club players. The set features a Tournament standard 3.75″ King with a base diameter of 1.61 inches. The CB Grandmaster Series is expertly weighted from our master artisans and it’s superb size proportioning from a king to pawn make this chess set an excellent choice for fast chess games in tournaments/clubs or regular home and school play. Shop Now->

The CB Grandmaster Staunton Series Chess Set

The King proudly stands at 4.4 inches and its base is robust 1.7 inches. This is a luxury design featuring the magnificently robust and peculiar knight. The War Admiral Luxury Series Chess Set. Dark chess pieces are exquisitely crafted in bud rosewood. Because of its rarity, bud rosewood chess pieces are the primary choice of many chess enthusiasts. Bud rosewood is an alluring wood and probably the most admired wood for luxury chess sets. Shop Now ->

The War Admiral Luxury Series Chess Set

American Chess Magazine Issue #3 is now available for purchase. Shop Now ->

Reproduced 1960s Ultimate Russian World Chess Championship (Soviet Era) Chess Set

Meanwhile, Reproduced 1960s Ultimate Russian World Chess Championship (Soviet Era) Chess Set is still the king of Russian-Soviet Collection. Wide base and superb size proportioning from the king to the pawn exhibits true intricate craftsmanship work. Along with the intricate craftsmanship, what makes this reproduction so unique is how it feels in your hand. The set is entirely handmade in India and weighted for prodigious hand-feel and a very nice thud on the wooden chess board. Shop Now ->

That’s all for now. Follow us on Twitter & Facebook to stay up-to-date with the latest releases, offers & promotions. We’d glad to know your views and experiences of the chess sets which you have purchased from us. You can also get the updates direct to your email by sign-up to our newsletter.

Top 5 trending chess sets of June 2017

The Reykjavik Championship Series Reproduced Chess Pieces

The Reykjavik Championship Series Reproduced Chess Pieces

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Antique Circa 1870-1900 Staunton Series Chess PiecesAntique Circa 1870-1900 Staunton Series Chess Pieces

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Desert Gold Chess Men Set in Sheesham & Box Wood with BoardDesert Gold Chess Men Set in Sheesham & Box Wood with Board

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Wooden Chess Board Ebony Sheesham Wood 23" - 60 mmWooden Chess Board Ebony Sheesham Wood 23″ – 60 mm

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The Giant Monstrous Series Staunton Chess Pieces in Ebony & Box Wood

The Giant Monstrous Series Staunton Chess Pieces in Ebony & Box Wood

 

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Monthly Round-Up – April 2017

Bone chess sets took most of the spotlight last month. They comes in sweet bleached white & jet black color. Another thing that got our lovely buyers interested was a GM Blitz Edition Staunton chess set in bud rosewood that sold out in just 24 hours. Imperfect sets category is our one of the most viewed category and last month wasn’t an exception – Imperfect Chess Sets is the most viewed category of the last month as well. Recently added new sets put the imperfect category back on top as the most viewed category. For the full scoop on all of the above, plus some other launches from the past month, just scroll down and hit ‘em up.

The Majestic Series Camel Bone Chess Set

The Rustic Series Camel Bone Chess Set

The GM Blitz Edition Staunton Series Chess Set

Let’s see what the gossip is all about. First and foremost, perhaps, is the Majestic Series Camel Bone Chess Set. King proudly stands at 5.19 inches with a base diameter of 1.41 inches. These hand carved chess pieces are the perfect gift for any chess or art collector. It is made from real camel bone and painted with stained dyed. This beauty is hand carved with a high level of precision by our master craftsman, all the pieces are naturally weighted and felted with thick green cloth.

The Majestic Series Camel Bone Chess Set

Second on the list is Rustic Series Camel Bone chess set. Pieces are well-crafted and reflect the highest grade of knight carving skills that our Indian artisans have to offer. This chess set chess set is the perfect addition to any well-styled space. Know More >>

The Rustic Series Camel Bone Chess Set in Stained Dyed Jet Black & Bleached White

Last but not the least is the GM Blitz Edition Staunton Series chess set in bud rosewood & boxwood. This chess set is already on the top list from so many months & now we’ve introduced it in bud rosewood. Because of its rarity, bud rosewood chess pieces are the primary choice of many chess enthusiasts. What makes this chess set so unique is its knight as it is made from a single piece of wood, there are no joins. This tournament sized chess set “The GM Blitz Edition” in Staunton pattern has been specifically designed for tournament players. The set features a Tournament standard 3.75″ King with a base diameter of 1.65 inches. The GM Blitz Edition is expertly weighted from our master artisans and it’s superb size proportioning from a king to pawn make this chess set an excellent choice for the blitz play in chess tournaments/clubs or regular home and school play. Know More >>

The GM Blitz Edition Staunton Series Chess Set in Bud Rosewood & Box Wood

That’s all for now. Follow us on Twitter & Facebook to stay up-to-date with the latest releases, offers & promotions. We’d glad to know your views and experiences of the chess sets which you have purchased from us. You can also get the updates direct to your email by sign-up to our newsletter.

Top 5 trending chess sets of April 2017

The Reproduction 1950 Dubrovnik Bobby Fischer Chess Set in Sheesham / Box Wood

The Reproduction 1950 Dubrovnik Bobby Fischer Chess Set in Sheesham / Box Wood

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Sheesham Wood Storage Box 4 Inch Chess Sets Extra QueenSheesham Wood Storage Box 4 Inch Chess Sets Extra Queen

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Wooden Chess Board Blood Red Bud Rose WoodWooden Chess Board Blood Red Bud Rose Wood 21″ – 55 mm 

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Wooden Chess Board Ebony Sheesham Wood 23" - 60 mmWooden Chess Board Ebony Sheesham Wood 23″ – 60 mm

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Chess Set storage box coffer with double tray fixed slots for 4" - 4.5"Chess Set storage box coffer with double tray fixed slots for 4″ – 4.5″

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Monthly Round-Up – March 2017

St. Patrick’s day sale is gone and everyone is looking forward to the next big sale. Monthly round-up is our little effort to recap all the major announcements of the month, which you might have missed and tradition dictates that once again we take a look at the new arrivals section and round up the most interesting chess sets of the past few weeks. Last month we’ve launched Reproduced Russian (Soviet Era) Series Chess Set in Ebonized Boxwood along with the rerun of legendary Columbian Staunton Series Chess Set. For the full scoop on all of the above, plus some other launches from the past month, just scroll down and hit ‘em up.

The Columbian Staunton Series Chess Pieces in Bud Rose Wood & Boxwood – 3.8″ King

The Columbian Staunton Series Chess Pieces in Ebony Wood & Boxwood – 3.8″ King

Reproduced Russian (Soviet Era) Series Chess Set in Ebonized Boxwood & Natural Boxwood – 3.75″ King

The exhaustive Columbian series in 3.8 asserted it’s dominance over the best sellers section once again. We are pleased to announce the new Columbian Staunton Series, exquisitely crafted in heirloom quality bud rosewood or dense ebony wood and natural boxwood. The King proudly stands at 3.89 inches and its base is robust 1.65 inches. This is a majestic design featuring the magnificently robust and prepossessing knight. Know More >>

Buy he Columbian Staunton Series Chess Pieces in Bud Rose Wood & Box wood Online
Reproduced Russian (Soviet Era) Series Chess Set in 3.75″ also made its debut and gathered a lot of fan attention. The chess pieces are made in Ebonized Boxwood & Natural Boxwood. Like it’s predecessor it also comes with free extra queens. The set is double weighted and the chess pieces have thick green felt on their bases. Know More >>

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That’s all for now. We have a few surprises lined up for the April as well. Follow us on Twitter & Facebook to stay up-to-date with the latest releases, offers & promotions. We’d glad to know your views and thoughts on the chess sets which you have purchased from us. You can also get the updates directly on your email by sign-up to our newsletter.
Those seem to be the most interesting chess sets from the month march, but if you sift through the handy list of trending chess sets below, you may find a few others that capture your attention.

Top 5 trending chess sets of March 2017

The Dragon Knight Series Chess Pieces Carved in Bud Rose / Ebony Wood

The Dragon Knight Series Chess Pieces Carved in Bud Rose / Ebony Wood

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The Premium Club Series Chess Pieces & Board Combo

The Premium Club Series Chess Pieces & Board Combo

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The French Warrior Luxury Chess Set in Ebony & Box Wood

The French Warrior Luxury Chess Set in Ebony & Box Wood

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Exclusive Russian Zagreb Chess Pieces in Sheesham Wood

Exclusive Russian Zagreb Chess Pieces in Sheesham Wood

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Wooden Chess Board Blood Red Bud Rose Wood

Wooden Chess Board Blood Red Bud Rose Wood

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Monthly Round-Up – Feb 2017

The month of “love” dedicated to the mighty chess collectors community as we came up with the launches of much awaited and anticipated The 1950s Soviet (Russian) Latvian Reproduced Chess Set in Antiqued Boxwood. Latvian is an arresting reproduction, mainly for its excellent value and exquisite design. Dedicated to the Mike Ladzinski, this venerable chess set’s dark pieces are made up of Ebonized Boxwood and the light pieces are made up of Antiqued Boxwood, bringing back the memories of Soviet history and culture from the middle ages. Reproduced Russian (Soviet Era) Series Chess Set in 3.75” chess set also had a major presence in the new arrival section throughout the month. For the full scoop on all of the above, plus some other top stories from the past week, hit up the links below.

The 1950s Soviet (Russian) Latvian Reproduced Chess Set in Antiqued Boxwood
Reproduced Russian (Soviet Era) Series Chess Set in Ebonized Boxwood & Natural Boxwood – 3.75″ King

The 1950s Soviet (Russian) Latvian Reproduced Chess Set in Antiqued Boxwood: Presenting you a chess set that has no equal, Reproduced Old Soviet Latvian Series chess set in antiqued boxwood & ebonized boxwood. The Latvian chess set in the glorious antique finish is simply gorgeous and exquisitely striking, therefore each piece is carved with meticulous care. Our most magnificent replica yet takes nearly a week to be made. The quality of antiqued wood is so good that you will forget that it’s a reproduction. The lathe work on the each chess piece is noteworthy, especially the unique collar rings and graceful curves. Knights have a divergent style of carving on each side making even more captivating pieces from different angle views. Buy it now >>

The 1950s Soviet (Russian) Latvian Reproduced Chess Set

Reproduced Russian (Soviet Era) Series Chess Set made the headlines as well, with a king height of 3.75″ King. The chess set comes with 34 pieces including 2 extra queens. This set is double weighted and the chess pieces have thick green felt on their bases. Dark pieces are made of ebonized Boxwood and the lighter pieces are made of natural boxwood. Buy it now >>

Reproduced Russian (Soviet Era) Series Chess Set

That’s all for now. We have a few surprises lined up for the Q2 as well, like the Price hike and new launches. Follow us on Twitter & Facebook to stay up-to-date with the latest releases, offers & promotions. We’d glad to know your views and thoughts on the chess sets which you have purchased from us. You can also get the updates directly on your email by sign-up to our newsletter.

Those seem to be the most interesting stories from the month, but if you sift through the handy list of trending chess sets below, you may find a few others that capture your attention.

Top 5 trending chess sets of February 2017

Wooden Chess Board Ebony Sheesham Wood

Wooden Chess Board Ebony Sheesham Wood

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Tournament Series Staunton Chess Pieces with German Knight in Sheesham & Box Wood

Tournament Series Staunton Chess Pieces with German Knight

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Chess Set storage box coffer with double tray fixed slots

Chess Set storage box coffer with double tray fixed slots for 4″ – 4.5″ Pieces

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The Reykjavik Staunton Series Weighted Chess Pieces

The Reykjavik Staunton Series Weighted Chess Pieces

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Wooden Chess Board Blood Red Bud Rose Wood

Wooden Chess Board Blood Red Bud Rose Wood

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Monthly Round-Up – Jan 2017

The 1950s Soviet (Russian) Latvian Reproduced Chess Set is back in the reproductions game and the fans are lining up to get one. As we get closer to Valentine’s 2017 the calm before the storm has started to settle in. Finally, we are going to start our massive Valentine’s sale event ever on 7th of Feb.(11 pm, GMT) and the sale will last until Valentine’s Day. So mark the time and start counting down.

A bunch of new chess sets was announced last month, but none shines brighter than the Latvian Reproduced Chess Set. A few other announcements also took place last month The Brazilian Queen Larry Luxury Staunton Chess Set, The St. Conrad Conero_2Petersburg Luxury Artisan Series Chess Set, Standard Walnut Maple Wooden Chess Board with Notation 20″ – 55 mm, The Reproduced Hungarian Chess Set, and Reproduced Russian (Soviet Era) Series Chess Set. All are expertly carved and heavily weighted for fantastic hand-feel. They are meticulously handcrafted from the finest grade wood and polished by hand to give it a rich and long lasting shine.

As usual, links to all of these chess sets can be found below.

The 1950s Soviet (Russian) Latvian Reproduced Chess Set in an Antique Finish

The St. Petersburg Luxury Artisan Series Chess Set

The Reproduced Hungarian Chess Set

Standard Walnut Maple Wooden Chess Board

The Brazilian Queen Larry Luxury Staunton Chess Set

Let’s see what the gossip is all about. First and foremost, perhaps, is The 1950s Soviet (Russian) Latvian Reproduced Chess Set. The Latvian set marks the glorious return antique finish is simply gorgeous and exquisitely striking, therefore each piece is carved with meticulous care. Our most magnificent replica yet takes nearly a week to be made. Quality is so good that you will forget that it’s a reproduction. Shop Now >

The 1950s Soviet (Russian) Latvian Reproduced Chess Set in Ebonized Boxwood / Antiqued Boxwood - 4.1" King
The 1950s Soviet (Russian) Latvian Reproduced Chess Set in Ebonized Boxwood / Antiqued Boxwood – 4.1″ King

The St. Petersburg Luxury Artisan Series Chess Set has been around for over a month now but the excitement for this chess set is still not dying out. This is a luxury design featuring the magnificently robust and curved knight. The finial of the king is inspired from the golden dome of Saint Isaac’s Cathedral which dominates the Russia’s rebel city St Petersburg skyline.  The carving and the design of the knight are quite spectacular, look closely at the curved neck, eyes, nostrils, teeth and, craftsmanship around the mane. Shop Now >

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The St. Petersburg Luxury Artisan Series Chess Set
The St. Petersburg Luxury Artisan Series Chess Set

Meanwhile, the budget-friendly reproduced Hungarian Chess Set has also been popping up in the new arrivals section. The original chess set was produced in the “socialist times” in the late 70’s, the early 80’s. Interestingly this chess set was designed without any religious symbols, without the king crown or bishop mitres cut. The pieces were designed for chess tournaments play and had wide bases. They were thick green felted but were non-weighted. The reproduction of Hungarian chess set has been attempted – but never before accurate like this. This reproduction exemplifies a perfect combination of class and history. Shop Now ->

The Reproduced Hungarian Chess Set
The Reproduced Hungarian Chess Set

Standard Walnut Maple Wooden Chess Board with notations made an appearance last month is definitely worth checking out. This chess boards also include algebraic notations. It is a method of recording and describing the moves in a game. It is now standard among all chess organizations. Walnut Maple Wooden Chess Board is a work of art that offers exceptional quality. Shop Now ->

Standard Walnut Maple Wooden Chess Board with Notations
Standard Walnut Maple Wooden Chess Board with Notations

Over and out at camp Luxury, things are heating up with our latest luxury flagship The Brazilian Queen Larry Luxury Staunton Chess Set. We are pleased to announce the Brazilian Queen Larry series heirloom quality Staunton chess set exquisitely made from bud rosewood and natural boxwood. The King proudly stands at 4.2 inches and its base is robust 1.8 inches. This is a luxury design featuring the magnificently robust and peculiar knight. Shop Now ->

The Brazilian Queen Larry Luxury Staunton Chess Set
The Brazilian Queen Larry Luxury Staunton Chess Set

Top 5 trending chess sets of January 2017

The Bridle Stained Dyed Series Chess Pieces

The Bridle Stained Dyed Series Chess Pieces

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Tournament Series Staunton Chess Pieces with German Knight in Sheesham & Box Wood

Tournament Series Staunton Chess Pieces with German Knight

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Exclusive Russian Zagreb Chess Pieces in Sheesham Wood

Exclusive Russian Zagreb Chess Pieces in Sheesham Wood

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Sheesham Wood Storage Box 4 Inch

Sheesham Wood Storage Box 4 Inch

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Travel Series Folding Magnetic Chess Set

Travel Series Folding Magnetic Chess Set

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That’s all for now. Follow us on Twitter Facebook to stay up-to-date with the latest releases, offers & promotions. We’d glad to know your views and experiences of the chess sets which you have purchased from us. You can also get the updates direct on your email by sign-up to our newsletter.

Monthly Round-Up – Nov 2016

A bunch of new chess sets was announced last month, but none shines brighter than the Luxury Handcrafted Tower Series chess set. A few other announcements also took place last month – The Reproduced Vintage Soviet Series Chess Set, Desert Gold Staunton Series Wooden Chess Pieces, and The Moghul Empire Series Chess Pieces.  All are expertly carved and heavily weighted for fantastic hand-feel. They are meticulously handcrafted from the finest grade wood and polished by hand to give it a rich and long lasting shine.

As usual, links to all of these chess sets can be found below.

1 The Luxury Handcrafted Tower Series Chess Pieces

2 Reproduced Vintage Soviet Series Chess Set

3 The Moghul Empire Series Chess Pieces

4 Desert Gold Staunton Series Wooden Chess Pieces

Last month the spotlights were primarily on the Luxury Handcrafted Tower Series and it’s no surprise this chess set is probably one of the best luxury chess sets we’ve ever launched. Exquisitely made up of bud rosewood  / ebony wood and natural boxwood, this is a classic design featuring the magnificently tall and robust knight. The King proudly stands at 5 inches and its base is robust 1.6 inches. The unique design of this chess set will inspire kids to play. This chess set is great for chess clubs, living rooms, and backyard family gatherings. Buy it now->

The Luxury Handcrafted Tower Series Chess Pieces

We’ve expanded our Antique Series with our recently introduced Reproduced Vintage Soviet Series Chess Set. Reproduced Vintage Soviet Series weighted chess pieces offers a 3.5″ King with a base diameter of 1.25″. The set comes with free extra queens for effortless pawn promotion. All chess pieces are expertly carved and weighted for fantastic hand-feel and a very nice thud on the wooden chess board. Dark chess pieces are made up of sheesham and stained dyed wood. Buy it now->
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Moving ahead to another much-anticipated chess set: The Moghul Empire Series Chess Set. The coruscating chess set “Moghul Empire Series” in a Staunton pattern, is made up of Sheesham wood / ebony wood and boxwood. The King proudly stands at 4.5 inches and its base is robust 1.8 inches. The dark chess pieces are made up of Sheesham wood. The texture of the Sheesham wood is fine and a true pleasure to hold. Long with the unique king finial, what makes the Moghul Empire Series so unique is how it feels in your hand. The knights are well-crafted and represent the highest grade of knight carving skills that our Indian artisans have to offer. Buy it now->

The Moghul Empire Series Chess Pieces in Sheesham Wood / Box Wood

Desert Gold Staunton Series in the new avatar: Our Desert Gold Staunton Series in Sheesham Wood(SKU: M0049) have already reached iconic status and now we have introduced it in stained dyed wood on the darker side and box wood on the lighter side. Chess pieces have a leather pad which precisely envelops the base of each chess men for smooth movement on the chess board. Chess pieces are meticulously handcrafted from the finest grade wood and polished by hand to give it a rich and long lasting shine. Buy it now->

Desert Gold Staunton Series Wooden Chess Pieces

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Monthly Round-Up – Oct 2016

Yet another month is behind us and it was definitely dominated by Halloween Sale, we are offering Flat 50% Off on chess sets. Now it’s time to recap the major events from last month. The Zagreb chess set is the single most reproduction we’ve launched in a burnt box wood. We’ve also announced the meghdoot collector series chess pieces in stained dyed & box wood, so if you think you might have missed the announcements or are simply looking for an orderly recap, the table below should be for you. It also comes complete with links to our respective product page.

1959 Reproduced Russian Zagreb Staunton Series Chess Set

Meghdoot Collector Series Chess Pieces

Cultivating a new level of craftsmanship in our Reproduced 1959 Russian Zagreb Series chess set in the form of burnt box wood. The King proudly stands at 3.8 inches(Tournament Size) and its base is a robust 1.6 inches. Wider base and superb size proportioning from the king to the pawn exhibits true intricate craftsmanship in all the pieces. Along with the unique long, downward-pointing head of the knight, what makes this reproduction so unique is how it feels in your hand. To create the dark side of this set, pieces are actually burnt followed by the final carving and design work. These techniques create a beautiful contrast between the blackened areas and the natural box wood color underneath. We then polished them in high gloss lacquer which gives the chess pieces a smooth shining surface. The set is entirely handmade in India and weighted for prodigious hand-feel and a very nice thud on the wooden chess board. Know More

1959 Reproduced Russian Zagreb Staunton Series Chess Set

We’ve also launched a Meghdoot Collector Series Chess Pieces for our customers who look out for some affordable yet elegant wooden chess pieces. Meghdoot Collector Series is made up of stained dyed box wood and boxwood. The King proudly stands at 4.5 inches and its base is robust 1.8 inches. The dark chess pieces are made of stained dyed boxwood and the opposing pieces are made up of boxwood which is traditionally used for white side. The set comes with free extra queens for effortless pawn promotion. All chess pieces are expertly carved and weighted for fantastic hand-feel and a very nice thud on the wooden chess board. Know More

Meghdoot Collector Series Chess Pieces in Stained Dyed & Box Wood

Lastly, you will be pleased to hear that we are going to launch exciting new chess sets soon, so stay tuned with us for the bunch of launches and amazing offers this Christmas season! Subscribe our newsletter today.