The Sisters Hawthorne & Willow Pattern Plate

Oh how I simply love this piece of willow pattern sheet music. I had this beauty put in a frame and under glass as it is so very fragile. I obviously loved the willow plate on the cover, but the entire bit of music inside is all about the Willow Pattern Plate. I purchased thisContinue reading “The Sisters Hawthorne & Willow Pattern Plate”

One Man’s Trash is Another Man’s Treasure

What does this scraggly old wreath have to do with willow? I know, I know, follow me here! I am sure you are thinking, throw that thing out! But I am here to tell you, there is something inside of me that takes someone’s trash and turns it into treasure. And for that little bitContinue reading “One Man’s Trash is Another Man’s Treasure”

Willow Pattern Song Plate – Ambassador England

I love this song plate! It is over 15 inches around! It is definitely a serving platter. Here is the song identified on the plate: Two Wild Pigeons Flying High, A little Vessel Sailing By, A weeping Willow Hanging over, A bridge with 3 men if not 4, Here the Giant’s Castle stand, Famous knownContinue reading “Willow Pattern Song Plate – Ambassador England”

Willow Stenciled Dresser gets final touches!

Well, I couldn’t leave this alone! I just had to take it one step further and line the drawers with willow pattern wall paper. Way back several years ago….say 2014, I decided I wanted to wallpaper a room with willow pattern wallpaper. I ordered 6 or so rolls, but never got up the guts toContinue reading “Willow Stenciled Dresser gets final touches!”

Sauce Tureens, a Willow Pattern Favorite

I have come to love these small little willow pattern sauce tureens. To be honest, I don’t have much room for any large willow at this stage unless I start getting rid of some of the earlier pieces I purchased. I think this is kind of how every willow lover’s collections changes and becomes moreContinue reading “Sauce Tureens, a Willow Pattern Favorite”

Willow Pattern China on the mend!

Some of my most favorite pieces are Pearlware. I love the light feel, the grayish white background and the soft blue pattern on each of these pieces. At some point I ordered this beautiful set and it was shipped from the UK. It was marked as having damage but to my surprise this is whatContinue reading “Willow Pattern China on the mend!”

Willow Pattern & Tobacco – What do they have in common?

As a child, I used to remember my grandmother rubbing snuff. Yes, I said grandmother, not grandfather, he used to use chewing tobacco, Mail Pouch to be specific. I used to get so grossed out by the spittoon at the end of the couch or next to grandma’s recliner. It was so gross! But herContinue reading “Willow Pattern & Tobacco – What do they have in common?”

Basaltine Willow – So colorful

I have totally fallen in love with the vibrant bright colors on Basaltine Willow. For those of you who don’t know my favorite color is a mix between lime green and olive green! It is not blue! Regardless, when I purchased my first piece of Basaltine willow I was so drawn to it. The firstContinue reading “Basaltine Willow – So colorful”