Faux Bois [foh-bwah] Cookies

March 11, 2009

I was testing out a new sugar cookie recipe that was infused with nutmeg. The smell of nutmeg is comforting and the wood-looking exterior of nutmeg inspired me. I ran across faux bois mats that imprint a design onto clay which I transferred onto cookie dough. One of the mats had a wood grain on […]

Faux Bois Dinnerware Cake – Wedding Cake

May 14, 2010

What with Spring here and weddings in full bloom, I thought about this wonderful gift idea for the Bride and Groom.  A service for eight of my Faux Bois Dinnerware gifted to them as a tiered-wedding cake.  Eight Dinner plates, Salad plates, Cups and saucers.  Several other pieces are available, but this is a nice set to […]

Faux Bois Dinnerware Images

June 26, 2010

Here are some additional images taken recently of my Faux Bois Dinnerware line. Check out all of the information regarding the dinnerware under my Heirloom Entertaining Collection Link.

SHOP – Faux Bois Baubles Collection

December 6, 2010

Our new faux bois baubles collection is meant to be great for men and women alike.

Setting a beautiful holiday table

November 30, 2010

Setting a beautiful Holiday table is a priority for me, and I thought it might be fun to show you a sneak peek of our initial Christmas pattern concept which would come out next year.  It pairs perfectly with our faux bois, as that is the beauty of the faux bois pattern – its’ versatility.  […]

Heirloom Entertaining Collection Select Retailers

September 2, 2010

  I am honored to name the following stores as exclusive retailers that carry our Heirloom Entertaining Collection.  Please support your local business by purchasing from these wonderful individuals. ALABAMA:Table Matters2402 Montevallo RoadBirmingham, AL  35223Phone:  205-879-0125 CALIFORNIA:Ellington & French2942 Domingo AvenueBerkeley, CA  94705Phone:  510-548-8188CONNECTICUT:Hoaglands of Greenwich175 Greenwich AvenueGreenwich, CT  06830Phone:  203-869-2127 GEORGIA:BD JeffriesPowers Ferry Square3736-B […]

SHOP – Faux Bois [foh-bwah] Dinnerware

June 9, 2013

Faux Bois is the French term meaning false wood.  I collect faux bois and was inspired to have this be the first line in my Heirloom Entertaining Collection.  I am a dinnerware collector – I enjoy all aspects of entertaining and after years of looking for pieces that were versatile and durable I finally decided to […]

Antique Copper Rolls Used To Make My Faux Bois Dinnerware

October 30, 2010

I wanted to share with you a photo of the antique copper roll used to make my faux bois dinnerware collection.  This dates back to when it was originally produced back in 1892 in England.   Amazing that this hand-engraved metal object produces such beautiful transferware.  I personally would use this as an object d’art in my […]

My Faux Bois Etruscan Jug with tulips

February 3, 2011

Here is our faux bois Etruscan jug brimming full with pink tulips –

Faux Bois [foh-bwah] Rug

March 6, 2009

I found this fantastic faux bois outdoor rug at Pottery Barn. I use this as an indoor rug just inside the entrance door to my home. I love how it evokes the feel of country and the natural fibers are so great at picking up and catching dirt so I do not have to clean […]