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chinaware decorated with a blue Chinese design on a white background depicting a willow tree and often a river

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Many of Ian Westbrook's sets are absolutely spectacular, particularly inside the Emperor's palace and the stunning grand finale where it feels like you are inside a blueand-white Willow pattern.
We were delighted by the response when we asked for willow pattern plates for the tearoom which we were setting up at the time.
Editor's note: Years ago I found a delightful book titled A Tangram Tale that tells the story of the Willow pattern plate, using tangram-figures.
He had no idea what these were until an aunt who knew how he treasured this collection gave him a plate of Willow Pattern as a Christmas present and told him the old Chinese story the pattern depicts.
Q MY father found a blue and white plate with a willow pattern on when he was clearing out the cellar.
Hanging in OSU's Fairbanks Gallery are 151 white china plates, each bearing a different image painted in the cobalt palate of the classic Blue Willow pattern.
I read The Willow Pattern Story by Allan Drummond to my fourth grade class.
This is especially true of the Peking Willow (Salix matsudana Tortuosa) with its strange, twisted and contorted branches and twigs that remind you of willow pattern plates.
which was the inspiration for the blue Willow Pattern china.
Iain's Widow Twankey, "the Susan Boyle of boiling", has a wardrobe full of fabulous Chinese-themed out-fits ranging from a beautiful tiered Chinese lampshade to a Willow Pattern cupand-saucer in exquisite oriental fabrics - teamed up with Doc Martens of every colour to match.
BLUEe and white has always been a beautiful combination - think delicate willow pattern china, tasteful toile de jouy and this season''s ethnic Ikat prints in royal blues and brilliant whites.
MOLD: Clwyd Theatr Cymru (0845 330 3565), The Story Of The Willow Pattern Plate: Treasure Trove Puppet Company.
Fellow Surface Collective member Laura Ferguson press-moulded the surface of a tunnel wall to create her work - a series of ceramic pieces decorated with willow pattern and quotations from Williamson's own lips.
Tea would be served in willow pattern china teapots poured into matching cups (with saucers) and the consumption of jam and scones at 4pm every day would be law.
The Willow Pattern design is the setting for a lively, dramatic, even powerful story which is not generally known outside of English-speaking countries.