A timeless combination that has become an icon of style in the world of pottery, blue-and-white ceramics offer classic and global appeal. From the ornate details of beautifully hand-painted designs on plates, bowls, mugs and more, to a more modern twist with varied shades of blue for a dramatic effect, the use of blue-and-white in ceramic-ware will never fade.From rustic to modern, it has a place in any interior. Here we share a few interesting ways to use blue-and-white ceramics in a contemporary home:
Adorn A Mantel or Shelf
Create a striking focal point in a living room by adding a few interesting blue-and-white ceramics to the ledge above the fireplace or a modern mantel. A collection of vases or bowls in this dynamic colour palette is sure to add a calming effect to your design.
2. Embrace Local Appeal
Bring a homely touch to your interior with true local, African appeal. The latest Protea Range from Mervyn Gers ceramics features a beautifully intricate design that highlights our national flower in true elegance. Perfect as a showpiece in your living room or invest in a collection for those special mealtime celebrations at home with friends.
3. Plan A High Tea or Garden Party
Add a sense of luxury living to a special event with striking blue-and-white ceramics. A sophisticated high tea or garden party can be elevated to new heights with a collection featuring this timeless combination of colours. Paired with bright blooms and greenery, blue-and-white ceramics will certainly add contrast and pop against the colours and varied shades of nature.
4. The Unconventional Twist
If you love the colour palette but want to add a modern yet unconventional twist, opt for something less traditional in design. Mervyn Gers offers a monochromatic range where you can choose different shades to suit your tastes. We love the Teal and New Blue glaze colours for your own unique take on a once classic colour palette.For more visit Mervyn Gers.