Blue and White China Update

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I grew up with antique blue and white dishes all over the house; I love the look but I want it with a twist. These Venezia plates by Richard-Ginori remind me of all the things I love about my mothers collection of Flow Blue and Transferware but with the comtemporary kick Ive been looking for.

(above) Venezia Essenze 15″ Round Platter, $208; 10″Round Bowl, $130; 13″ Oval Platter, $148; Gumps.com

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Venezia Essenze Blue and White Creamer, $98; Teapot, $212; Sugar, $114: Gumps.com