Fall Leaves, Festive Designs

Wedgwood Devon Rose is multisided china showcasing a flowing floral design accented with bird and butterfly elements. Produced in the Queen's Ware line between 1971 and 1991, Devon Rose is a spectacular Wedgwood pattern! Its vibrant colors complement a variety...

Posted on: 28 October 2015 | 9:17 am

Pastoral Motifs, Rustic Designs

The warm colors of the rooster and sunflowers in the Certified International Sunrise design contrast beautifully with a cobalt blue background - this is a stunning pattern! With his gloriously colored plumage and his boisterous "cock-a-doodle-do!" at the break of...

Posted on: 28 September 2015 | 1:25 pm

Streamlined Tableware Style

The America stoneware pattern by Pfaltzgraff showcases a variety of charming, rustic motifs based on designs taken from the "Bird of Paradise" quilt currently housed in the American Folk Art Museum. This pattern is a delightful representation of the Pfaltzgraff...

Posted on: 27 August 2015 | 2:35 pm

Applied Art, Remarkable Beauty

Coalport China Ming Rose is scallop-shaped, rimmed fine bone china with a lavishly rendered floral design at the center, outlined by a geometric border, with scattered floral designs on the rim, and a geometric floral design trimmed with gold on...

Posted on: 20 August 2015 | 11:25 am

Iconic Tableware Artistry

Homer Laughlin Fiesta-Turquoise (Newer) is an iconic, Art Deco-influenced design with embossed concentric rings at the center of the plate and at the rim. Many of the plates are classified as "coupe", which means the plate has a convex shape,...

Posted on: 4 August 2015 | 3:58 pm

Summer Fruits and Berries

Noritake Royal Orchard is rimmed, scallop-shaped, multi-motif china with wonderfully luscious peaches, cherries, grapes, plums, raspberries, or blackberries at the center of the plate and spilling onto the verge (where the center of the plate joins the rim). The center...

Posted on: 30 July 2015 | 3:36 pm

Harmonious American Floral Patterns

The Mariposa pattern by Franciscan was produced from 1949 to 1955. This fine china pattern features dazzling gold trim, and is adorned with a graceful, richly-hued floral design that spills out from the center of the plate and onto the...

Posted on: 24 July 2015 | 2:02 pm

Passion for the Sea

With a gold band on the verge (the verge is the area where the plate merges with the rim) and delicate blue scroll designs on the rim, a dark blue band, and wide gold trim on the outside edge, Royal...

Posted on: 16 July 2015 | 2:19 pm

Set a Gorgeous Summer Table!

Kutani Crane by Wedgwood is a high-quality bone china pattern featuring two cranes nestled amongst bamboo and floral details at the center of the plate, exquisite floral groupings on the rim, and geometric and floral designs on the outside rim....

Posted on: 8 July 2015 | 1:14 pm

Summer Blooms and Butterflies

Charnwood is a gorgeous bone china pattern produced by Wedgwood from 1951 to 1987. The asymmetrical floral design of the pattern features rich colors and verdant foliage replete with butterflies and other insects seamlessly incorporated into the design, complemented by...

Posted on: 2 July 2015 | 3:37 pm