Tag Archive | Oriental

Bamboo Shelves, Lattice Shelves and other Asian Influenced Etageres

Inspired by David Francis Chinoiserie Etageres

Inspired by David Francis Chinoiserie Etageres

 

Whether you want a fun nod to Asian style, a formal Chinese Chippendale look, or somewhere to display your Blue Willow china. there are a lot of options in shelves, etageres and bookcases that work.

These shelves may not look obviously Asian, but the lattice reflects forms that are found in Asian and Oriental décor. Continue reading

Summer on the Porch with Marye-Kelley Blue Willow

Marye-Kelley Blue Willow Lucite Tray, First Design Global Blue and White Melamine Dinnerware and Marye-Kelley Blue Willow Lucite Ice Bucket

Marye-Kelley Blue Willow Lucite Tray, First Design Global Blue and White Melamine Dinnerware and Marye-Kelley Blue Willow Lucite Ice Bucket

I came on Marye-Kelley Blue Willow while I was looking for something else and put it in my shopping cart to think about later.

Now that it is summer, even though we aren’t entertaining, we are living more on the porch. Continue reading

Blue Willow Chinoiserie Towels

Betsy Drake Canton Scene Guest Towel

Betsy Drake Canton Scene Guest Towel

The Betsy Drake Canton Scene Guest Towel came today.

You can see how adorable it is. The description wasn’t much.

Betsy Drake GT865 Canton Scene Guest Towel

  • Machine Washable
  • Wrinkle Free
  • Made From Polyester

Lovely guest towels measure approximately 20×20.
Machine washable and wrinkle free.

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Laura Ashley Blue and White Charlotte Bed & Bath Collection

Laura Ashley Charlotte Comforter Set

Laura Ashley Charlotte Comforter Set

Laura Ashley makes beautiful bedding. They are quality, wash well and last.

And most important, they feel really good!
The blue and white Charlotte Collection includes a comforter set and duvet cover to fit Twin, Full, Queen or King  sized beds. There are coordinating pillows, a window valance and a shower curtain.

They are inspired by blue and white porcelain, but do not have an Asian motif.

The comforter set includes the comforter, bed skirt and two pillow shams (twin size includes only one sham).

The duvet set only includes the duvet cover and two shams.

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Blue and White Chinoiserie Oval Vases

I see these beautiful oval vases on tables, especially around this time of the year. And every time I go looking for them. They really are beautiful!

Here are three more that I found on Amazon.

Asian Caravan Blue and White Bird and Flower Porcelain Footbath with Base

Asian Caravan Blue and White Bird and Flower Porcelain Footbath with Base

Asian Caravan Blue and White Bird and Flower Porcelain Footbath with Base

The first one is from Asian Caravan. It has a traditional chinoiserie garden pattern of birds and branches. The top border is the same lattice pattern I have on my Blue Willow china. Continue reading