Jan 22, 2012
A visual feast, filled with tasty facts and mouth-watering photography, Dish: 813 Colorful, Wonderful Plates by House Beautiful features editor Shax Riegler shows how the most utilitarian of objects can be elevated into art and lead to the serious addiction known as "dish mania." Or as I refer to it, my china collection. The book has well-thought out design elements, with diagrams identifying plates on the cover and chapter openings; a quirky timeline of china history; and trivia tidbits such as the most enduring and popular patterns (Meissen's Blue Onion, in production since 1739; and Spode Christmas Tree, top request over the last 30 years by the 11 million customers of legendary china resource Replacements). Most of all it offers page after page of simply delectable dishes.
Dish: 813 Colorful Wonderful Plates by Shax Riegler, photographs by Robert Bean, published by Artisan.
accessories affiliate programs amazon boutique animal prints Annie Sibonney art aso damisi aubrie costello autumn kietponglert awards beach beaches bela shehu bentley meeker betsy bart bette midler big city bumpkin bil donovan black blog talk radio blogs blogs2books blue books brand ambassador brown budhi teencare bus stop carmelita couture carolyn roehm charities chef secrets for home cooks china cities claudia strasser cocktail rings cocktails concrete polish confetti system conrad booker conradbookerCOLLECTION dance decorate denise fike diane von furstenberg dress eat elaine de kooning entertain erte estelle carraz-bernabei events everyday style tip fabrics fall family fashion faux fur flowers friends gift guide gift wrap giveaway glitter gold graphic design green guest posts guests harper's bazaar hayden williams heartless revival hgtv holidays ifb instagram interviews iPhone jason brunetti jewelry joey campanaro jonathan adler julep kaitlyn doherty kaitlyn elizabeth kate spade kerri shipp lagos latifat obajinmi laugh learn leopard lilly pulitzer listen lists live liza hathaway matthews lois a wigs love mackenzie pikaart magazines make up for ever makeovers makeup maniac find melissa d'agostino michael brunetti michael cina michael gallagher michelle armas monet monthly themes moo moriamo johnson movies music my grandmothers natori new york nic*fish nicole fisher nicole miller ninobrand offices online art show orange paris patricia burns patricia larsen peter woolsey phashion mob philadelphia philadelphia fashion incubator photo by doreen creede photography pillows pink playlists press purple quote radio appearances ralph lauren ralph rucci read red redecorators sandra benhaim screwed forever sephora shakespeare shoes shop silver skai blue show spring squarespace style style icons style maniac sites style recipe stylish sponsors summer susan gloss the blogstress network the paris apartment the pennsylvania ballet the philadelphia collection the sandcastle project theater thoughts on home tina steele lindsey tino fonzarelli todd hunter travel trina turk tv appearances vintage wallpapers warby parker white wine winter work writing yellow zebra