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Chinoiserie Metal Boot Tray

I am in love with this Chinoiserie Metal Boot Tray. It is by Home Furnishings by Larry Traverso. It isn’t part of a collection or anything. I can’t find that he has anything else with a Chinoiserie motif.

Chinoiserie Metal Boot Tray Home Furnishings by Larry Traverso Antique Brass finished Hand hammered galvanized steel

Chinoiserie Metal Boot Tray
Home Furnishings by Larry Traverso
Antique Brass finished Hand hammered galvanized steel

The tray is metal, 30” x 13” with a 2” high rim. Continue reading

More Blue and White Chinoiserie Aprons

Apron with Water Color Blue and White Chinoiserie Ginger Jar with Elephant Ear Plant

Apron with Water Color Blue and White Chinoiserie Ginger Jar with Elephant Ear Plant

I found a couple more aprons with a blue and white chinoiserie motif.

This one is 28″ wide and 33″ long. That doesn’t count the strap around the neck.

The strap has an adjustable buckle and it ties in the back. There are two large front pockets. The pattern is printed over the pockets. Continue reading

Pagoda Birdcages

Reproduction Vintage Chinese Bamboo Birdcage

Reproduction Vintage Chinese Bamboo Birdcage

I was looking for something completely different and stumbled upon this beautiful Reproduction Vintage Chinese Bamboo Birdcage.

It is made from bamboo. It is rather small, only 11 ½” wide x 8 ½” high and 12 ½” to the hook.

It is meant to be used. It includes porcelain seed and water bowls. Continue reading

Posted on March 3, 2020, and tagged .

Blue Willow Cross Stitch Kit Pillows

Awesocrafts Blue Willow Pagoda and Bridge Cross Stitch Kit, Janlynn Big Stitch Cross Stitch Still Life Kit and Heritage Crafts Classic Spode Blue Willow turned into pillows turned into pillows

Awesocrafts Blue Willow Pagoda and Bridge Cross Stitch Kit, Janlynn Big Stitch Cross Stitch Still Life Kit and Heritage Crafts Classic Spode Blue Willow turned into pillows turned into pillows

The classic blue willow pattern is a natural for cross stitch and there are a lot of patterns, kits and projects available. Continue reading

More with Foo Dogs and Blue and White Ginger Jars

Backpack, Zip Case, Fanny Pack and Pillbox with Foo Dogs and Blue and White Ginger Jars

Backpack, Zip Case, Fanny Pack and Pillbox with Foo Dogs and Blue and White Ginger Jars

I really like the pattern I found on the little towels, so I have been looking for more. I found a real assortment of items. The Foo Dogs and Blue and White Ginger Jars fabric pattern has a bright cobalt blue background with blue, turquoise and white ginger jars and turquoise and blue foo dogs. I especially like the ginger jar with a cat on it. 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