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Displaying Your Collection of Blue and White Porcelain

Many of us who love blue and white porcelain find it difficult to restrain our impulse to continually add to our collections.  Once you have accumulated  several vases, ginger jars, bowls, and planters of various sizes, what are you to do with them all? You must display them of course!

A large grouping of mismatched blue and white porcelain can be a visually-appealing addition to a space.

Here are some ideas for displaying your blue and white collection in your home:

On mantles:

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Carolyne Roehm via Chinoiserie Chic
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The Enchanted Home via Pinterest

 

On entry tables and sofa tables:

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via Palm Beach Lately
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via Pinterest
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ASO Atlanta Showhouse 2015 via Southern Hospitality
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Mark D. Sikes via Cote De Texas
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Mary McDonald via Laurel Bern Interiors

On dining room tables and round tables:

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The Enchanted Room via Pinterest
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Suzanne Kasler via Bloglovin
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Coastal Living via My Domaine
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Ballard Designs

Up high on top of armoires, secretary desks, and china cabinets:

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Cathy Kincaid Interiors
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Ferncliff Estate
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Gracious Farmhouse
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Sarah Bartholomew Designs
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Traditional Home via Marcus Design
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Holly Mathis

On the ground :

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Ron von Empel via Chinoiserie Chic
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via Pinterest

In bookshelves:

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via Pinterest

In kitchens on top of cabinets:

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Serena Crawford
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Traditional Home

 

Here are some displays that I have created in my own apartment:

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As you can see, there really are no rules for displaying your blue and white porcelain. Grouped together, you can mix items of different heights and shapes until you like the effect.

Do you have a favorite way for displaying your collection?

 

 

 

 

9 thoughts on “Displaying Your Collection of Blue and White Porcelain

  1. As a hoarder, I mean collector, of blue and white I love all of this because Im always looking for a creative idea on where to stash more blue and white 🙂 Thanks for all the great ideas to enable me, I mean help me :)))

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  2. I believe you can never have too many blue and white porcelain vases, jars…there’s power in their numbers! Beautiful selections, Elizabeth!

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