Sunday, May 3, 2009

Blue Monday ~ Taylor & Ng Collection

Happy Blue Monday!
Todays event is of course hosted by Sally @
Please be sure to visit her and the list of other paticipants to see all their bluetiful things they have to share today!
Today I would like to share with you, my little collection of
Taylor & Ng stoneware.
I already had the coffee mugs shown below, when I discovered this baking dish with the cobalt blue glaze at a local antiques shop.
When I looked inside it and discovered the booklet with the Taylor and Ng insignia I got really excited.
I had never seen any other pieces of theirs except the coffee mugs!
Speaking of the mugs... here they are!
They come in other colors, which I also have too, but I'm only showing the blue one's for todays theme. My mom gave me my first mug, the "Le Lapin" and of course I loved it because of the french words and the rabbit on it, but little did I know the real reason she gave it to me was to see if I would notice what those naughty little bunnies were doing in the background!

See what I mean!!
This mug has of course become my husbands favorite mug! He likes to use it as a signal to let me know... well you know!!!
Hmmm....I've seen these sell for a pretty penny on ebay.
I think maybe I'll sell it!


Knitty said...

I had friends who had that bunny mug and used it as a signal too! I always laughed when I caught sight of it in their sink waiting to be washed.:)

Patsy said...

unusual and interesting pieces--glad I stopped by---come by to visit me--have a great day !

The Stylish House said...

Oh my, those are some very frisky rabbits! When I saw the close up I LOL that is so funny. I love the deep cobalt blue rooster stoneware, very nice. I also like the iron piece you placed in the background it makes for a nice photo. I am always trying to get a decent shot and would love to upgrade my basic point and shoot camera.
Also would you consider stopping by a sweet online friend of mine named Michelle? Her blog is called Home Decorating News and is listed under Blog Friends on my sidebar. She is running a neat contest and she is a doll. ~Cathy~

Smilingsal said...

Ooo la lah! Thanks for sharing. Happy Blue Monday.

Barb~Bella Vista said...

Hi Sherri, I love your stoneware and the blue color is so nice!!

Thank you for your sweet comment at Bella Vista. You are a delight!!

Happy Blue Monday.

Hugs, Barb

Sandi@ My Yellow Door said...

Hi Sherri,
Your blues are wonderful! Thanks for sharing and Happy Blue Monday!


Terry said...

Wow those are true blue treasures you have .
thank you for sharing these today.
Happy Blue Monday to you.

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

Great blues!! Love the hen! And that mug is just....funny!

Angelic Accents

Amanda Guthrie said...

You just have to see the humor in that mug your husband uses! I do like all the mugs tho very interesting thanks for sharing.

Susan @ A Southern Daydreamer said...

Hope you had a Happy Blue Monday ~ Susan

laurie @ bargain hunting said...

They are beautiful pieces, but I cannot believe that bunny mug! Too funny that your husband uses it as a signal. Do you ever hide it? I know I would! laurie

Melissa Miller said...

Very nice Blues! You have the cutest roosters ever!

Beautiful Pear Tree Lane said...

Hi Sherrie,
You did a wonderful job of displaying your dinner ware, it was so inviting, The rooster picture is absolutely the cutest thing i have seen,your mugs are too, lets just say i loved everything,

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