Archives

Spode Blue Room Collection

A table set with Spode Blue Room pieces

A table set with Spode Blue Room pieces

Spode occasionally reissues retired patterns. The Blue Room Collection includes blue and white transferware from Spode’s archive. Some patterns are only available in limited pieces. Others patterns have a lot of pieces available. Continue reading

Spode Blue Room Traditions

Castle, Milkmaid, Greek, Aesop's Fables, Lucano, and Caramanian from Spode Blue Room Traditions Collection

Castle, Milkmaid, Greek, Aesop’s Fables, Lucano, and Caramanian from Spode Blue Room Traditions Collection

The Traditions Blue Room set of plates includes Castle, Milkmaid, Greek, Aesop’s Fables, Lucano, and Caramanian.  They mix beautifully with other Spode Blue and White transferware. You can display them or use them. Or both. They are dishwasher and microwave safe.
Continue reading

Blue Willow Lunch Coolers

Blue Willow Lunch Coolers

Blue Willow Lunch Coolers

When I was looking for a Blue Willow insulated lunch box I found quite a few choices. They are in a few different prints. There is a Blue Willow with the border like the plates and a traditional Blue Willow Toile. The  Blue Willow Mosaic lunch boxes have fabric that looks like broken blue willow pieced together into a mosaic.  And there is a fabric that has the Blue Willow pattern with watercolor roses over it. Continue reading

Blue Willow Backpacks

Blue Willow Backpacks

Blue Willow Backpacks

I have found four different backpacks with a Blue Willow Chinoiserie pagoda and willow pattern. Two are small traditional backpacks, one is a drawstring bag and the other is an insulated backpack lunch box. Continue reading

Winter Blue Willow Back Pack Lunch Set

Winter Blue Willow Back Pack Lunch Box, Winter Blue Willow Vacuum Car Cup and Winter Blue Willow Waterproof Reusable Snack Bag

Winter Blue Willow Back Pack Lunch Box, Winter Blue Willow Vacuum Car Cup and Winter Blue Willow Waterproof Reusable Snack Bag

Pack lunch in these great Blue Willow pieces! A backpack style lunch box, vacuum travel cup and reusable zip bag now come in the Winter Blue Willow pattern. The light blue and navy print on a white background have the traditional pagoda, bridge, fence and stylized trees of the classic Blue Willow pattern. Continue reading

Liora Manne’s Ginger Jars Blue Rugs and Pillow

Liora Manne’s Ginger Jars Blue Rugs and Pillow

Liora Manne’s Ginger Jars Blue Rugs and Pillow

Liora Manne’s Ginger Jars Blue Rugs and Pillow are made for outside, so they would stand up well inside. They have SmartSilver technology built right into the fibers to inhibit microbes, bacteria, mold, and fungi. It is stable, so it doesn’t degrade with heat or sun. They can be washed, use detergent and the hose for the whole thing or spot wash. Continue reading