NOT YOUR AVERAGE BLUE and WHITE!
RECENTLY, I began to follow some beautiful home decorating and lifestyle blogs, many of which post often about their mutual affection for all things BLUE and WHITE. I cannot recall how I stumbled upon one, I believe it was via Pinterest, but it doesn’t matter. I came upon a blog entitled: “The Pink Pagoda”. Maybe you have heard of it and follow it. It led to me to other beautiful blogs as well. Long story short, they are having a BLUE and WHITE Linking Party for bloggers to share their BLUE and WHITE love, Monday, November 4th, 2013. Let me tell you, this could be a daunting task! These bloggers are serious about their BLUE and WHITE and I certainly hope I came up with some different photos from everyone else! All that was necessary to join the fun was to create a post with a BLUE and WHITE topic and voila! – another feast for the eyes.
What I found interesting in my search was the variety of styles. BLUE and WHITE in the past is what I would have termed a “Collected Look”. One very lonely piece of BLUE and WHITE porcelain will not be happy. It beckons for others to join her! I know. I just started. I’ve been around BLUE and WHITE for decades. My mother gave me a couple pieces of BLUE and WHITE porcelain when I was a newlywed (which I still have). Unfortunately I never decorated with BLUE and WHITE in any of the nine homes we’ve lived in. But now, I really, really enjoy the hunt.
So, if you have been thinking that BLUE and WHITE is not for you, please stay through the balance of the post, I’ve got some fresh suggestions for you!
As you will see in the beautiful photos below is that it has evolved and has a lovely modern take as well.
Great classic women’s wear in BLUE and WHITE. A fresh vignette and a stunning deep blue chest with nail head detailing.
But as you will see in the beautiful photos below is that it has evolved and has a lovely modern take as well.
A FEW TRADITIONAL TAKES FIRST:
A very traditional take on a BLUE and WHITE patterned bedroom. For the serious BLUE and WHITE aficionado!
A highly Traditional look with BLUE and WHITE and Silver on display. Lovely in the right setting.
Close up of some BLUE AND WHITE china. Mix ’em and Match ’em!
A vibrant take on the traditional BLUE and WHITE wing chair!
A lovely transitional style reproduction chair in BLUE and WHITE.
This photo depicts a Coastal feel with the sisal like carpet and the BLUE and WHITE fabric covered dining chairs.
Another example of a Traditional BLUE and WHITE display, primarily Chinoiserie.
If you’re not quite into the Chinoiserie Blue and White look, I’ve found a fresh take on the blue and white that’s hitting the fashion and home fashion scene pretty big~ JUST. FOR. YOU.
This BLUE and WHITE chair is so fresh and keeps the trend living on.
Another fabulous way to incorporate BLUE and WHITE into your decor and keeping the pattern aspect toned down.
These great examples prove that the BLUE and WHITE look come in various designs for all styles. Absolutely LOVE the ottoman!
BLUE and WHITE? Something for EVERYONE!
DON’T tell me that this is not a fresh take on BLUE and WHITE!
Fresh, fresh, fresh are these BLUE and WHITE beauties.
BLUE and WHITE for ALL ages!
Classic and Stylish – for the BLUE and WHITE minded.
The BLUE and WHITE touch graces a wedding cake. Fresh BLUE and WHITE stripes on a lovely summer sundress and pale BLUE glass bottles add a cute touch to the table setting.
Love the Blue upholstery on the bed. Here’s a fresh take on a BLUE and WHITE table-setting! How about the BLUE and WHITE striped lamp from Ralph Lauren?
Some interesting and creative ways to incorporate the BLUE and WHITE theme into your space!
Jewelry made from broken Antique BLUE and WHITE porcelain. From the Warren County Antique Show October, 2013.
Where to purchase BLUE and WHITE porcelain? Antique Shows such as the Warren County Antique Show are wonderful places to start!
Just beginning my BLUE and WHITE collection. Small, I know. Just starting!
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I hope that you have found something in this post to inspire you!