Tag Archives: Johnson Brothers

“Shades of Blue”: Look What I Just Found!

In my travels this weekend, I came across this great set of old flow blue!  It is Johnson Brothers pattern “Normandy”  .  I love the scalloped edge on this pattern and the deep cobalt color.  There are lots of great … Continue reading

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“What’s in Your Collection?”: Red Transferware

I have a small collection of red transferware at our lake house in the kitchen and enjoy the occasional change from all of my blue and white transferware at Chestnut Cottage. I love mixing all of the many red and … Continue reading

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Pattern Spotlight: Winchester Pink

  One of the patterns that made it to my Top 10 list was Winchester in Pink by Johnson Brothers.  This rope edged china was produced from 1950 until 1986. I love the soft feminine detailing in this pattern.  The … Continue reading

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Top 10 Vintage China Patterns

  I’m happy to be sharing with you today my Top 10 Vintage China Patterns.  I’ve been collecting for years and out of the many thousands of patterns out there, these are truly my favorites! 1. Leighton Spray by Coalport … Continue reading

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