Popular in households all over Britain, Willow pattern china seems to have been with us forever. Its distinctive and elaborate chinoiserie pattern was developed by ceramic artists based in Stoke on Trent towards the end of the 18th century. The design was a combination and adaptation of existing hand painted blue and white china imported from China. Willow pattern china was not hand painted, but used a technique called transfer printing. This method of decorating ceramics sped up production and allowed good quality china to be available for the masses.
Thank you for signing up for the Newey & Bloomer newsletter. We only send them occasionally, to share our news, updates and special promotions from time to time. With warmest wishes from us all at Newey & Bloomer.
Save 15% on our Beehive models throughout September and get FREE SHIPPING to anywhere in the US. Use code SEP15. We'll pay your taxes and duties from the UK too. With love from us in England to you all in the States. Plus sign up below for more great offers year round.