via – iOffer – Mayfair bone china shamrock tea cup and saucer. I looked at several tea sets for St. Patrick’s Day. This is the one I’d pick this year. If I had the budget to spend on it. (I don’t).
via – Vintage ROYAL ALBERT Fine English Bone China by Sonupsales on Etsy. Trilliums are the flower of Ontario. This would be a nice tea cup and saucer set too.
via – Vintage Royal Albert Fine Bone China Yuletide by Sonupsales. I like the poinsettia and Christmas rose (helleborus niger). I have a Christmas teacup and saucer with the Christmas rose, no poinsettia on mine though.
Today I found the second of these Canadian series of bone china teacups and saucers. I love to have something nice, sort of romantic and traditional and Canadian too. But, I’ve learned to be less casual about what I bring home as a collection of anything. If a collection does nothing but gather dust bunnies, … Read more
This is such a great idea for putting crochet flowers together. I found this on Etsy. It makes me think of the bone china posies I collect. These aren’t nearly so breakable and easy to chip! Squidoo: Crochet Flowers
I took a few pictures of my posie bowls tonight. Just messing around with settings on the camera mostly. Here are two of the results. These are my china posy bowls, which I would really like to find more (non-chipped) ones once I have disposable income again. I don’t know the right spelling for posie/posey/posy?
What are you looking forward to blowing money on? For me it’s these bone china posy bowls. I check once in a while to see how they are looking and being priced on Ebay.ca. They are still fairly cheap. Cheap enough that it costs more or as much to ship them as it does to … Read more
I am (or give the impression of being) on the romantic and sentimental side. Maybe I am but, people tend to give me figurines, trinkets and such which they think I will like. I usually don’t like them and wish I didn’t have to find space for them, move them around with me (I move … Read more
These are called posy bowls, as much as I can find a technical name for them. I have five now I think. An Aunt gave me my first one. Then I found one in an abandoned house, sort of abandoned anyway. Then I bought one at a garage sale. Then I found/ bought a couple … Read more
These trilliums came up on EBay last year. I would have loved them. I even thought about making a bid. Reality checked in though and I just kept the photo of them instead. Someday I will find them when I can spend money on getting them. I have a few of the posey/posie bowls now. … Read more