Tag Archives: china

Moroccan Inspired Plate

I love Moroccan tiles and patterns so when I was wondering what sort of design to draw on the edge of some white plates I picked up for a few dollars in the bargain bin at spotlight, I started toying … Continue reading

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Watermelon Soap Dispenser 

   I came across a plain white ceramic soap dispenser in my local discount shop for just $2, so I snapped it up not really knowing exactly what I would do with it, but knowing I’d transform it somehow! With … Continue reading

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Blue and White Tile Tray

In all my Pinterest-trawling of beautiful blue and white ceramics I came across this gorgeous blue and white tile tray (see photo at the bottom of this post) It was love at first sight, and I figured I could make something similar. This … Continue reading

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Collecting Vintage China

Every few months or so I rearrange things in the kitchen/dining area on the shelves and on top of the china cabinet. Today I moved my jug collection to the shelves and displayed some of my growing blue and white … Continue reading

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How to make an antique blue and white bowl

I have an increasing obsession with blue and White ceramics. Gradually they have been infiltrating my home, I look for them in op shops and markets and my eye is drawn to them wherever I go.  It’s not really … Continue reading

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My jug collection.

I decide the time had come to restyle the top of the china cabinet. Having recently acquired a couple of new jugs, my collection was at the forefront of my mind. I hadn’t realised I had quite so many!

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Vintage China

I have told you before that I collect antique and vintage China in various styles. I am especially fond of anything floral, but I love the mid-century plain pastels and other patterns too. I was flicking through my Facebook feed … Continue reading

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