I was helping someone identify what they thought was Blue Willow china and found this beautiful collection, Blue Canton by Mottahedeh. Besides the dishes, serving pieces and bake ware in this pattern, they also make these pieces that are pretty much just for display.
Small Platter (9 1/2″ x 12″)
Salt and Pepper Set (2 1/2″ h.)
Fu Dog Jar (6 1/2″ h.)
Mottahedeh Small Blue Canton Fu Dog Jar
The small Fu Dog jar is a unique Mottahedeh piece. Blue Canton design elements decorate the item and a small Fu Dog serves as the finial. Licensed product of Historic Charleston.
The jug shown in this photo is food-safe to be used on the table.
Eric Cortina makes ornaments. They are sold at Barney’s and Bergdorf Goodman and a lot of other places, too. There are quite a few in blue and white chinoiserie. Every year there are more variations of the blue and white ginger jar ornaments. All of them are around 4.25″ high and 2″ wide. You can…
Ralph Lauren used to make some beautiful Chinese style collections. There were a few of them; Dorsey, Tamarind, Palm Harbor, Jobs Lane, Nanking Dragon, the Archival Collection and some variations on those names. All the blue and white bedding works together beautifully. This bed mixes Palm Harbor with other blue and white Chinoiserie inspired bedding….
Looking for blue and white area rugs that work with your Blue Willow collection? These have all the motifs you are looking for in traditional blue and white. They are also available in other color ways. Some are even made durable enough to use outside! Indoor or Outdoor Rugs Madcap Cottage Blossom Dearie Blue Chinoiserie…
I used to have a beautiful blue and white table cloth. It had a chinoiserie print in shades of cobalt blue on a white background. I used navy or yellow place mats over it. It was perfect to really set off my blue willow dishes. I think it was Ralph Lauren, but it has been…
I have been looking at wallpaper for the bathroom in our new house. I am sorta down to two different patterns. Similar, but VERY different. Actually, two patterns plus a lot of additional color choices. Chinoiserie by Barbara Pixton is exactly what I had in mind. It picks up the blues and adds some green….
Hidden Bird Blue and White Foot Bath Porcelain Planters come in three sizes. They have a stylized peony motif with other leaves, flowers and songbirds. The peony represented honor. It is combined with flowers and songbirds to represent a garden. It is a variation of a pattern popular as export china in the 18th century….