The Weighted Cutlery is 225 grams (8oz) each and will help reduce hand tremors. These sets make an excellent gift any time of the year. Parsons cutlery offers complete attention to both style and comfort. By relieving stress on joints, these generously proportioned, well balanced utensils discreetly assist those with diminishing strength and movement in hands and arms, allowing a more secure and relaxed grip. This improved comfort is essential to maintaining self-confidence and independence at the dinner table. Parsons cutlery is dishwasher safe.