Inspired by her mom's favorite china pattern, Charlottesville, Virginia, event designer Jennifer Carroll creates a blue-and-white table setting that's ideal for Mother's Day.
Photo by Laurey W. Glenn
Blue Willow transferware pops against the modern sterling-rimmed charger and dinner plate. Mismatched flatware brings a bit of casual flair and helps the dressy place setting feel at home on the laid-back front porch.
White china: Sterling Dinner Plate and Sterling Square Salad Plate by Wedgwood; wwrd.com.
Blue-and-white plates: Johnson Brothers Willow Dinner Plate and Royal Wessex Blue Willow Bread and Butter Plate; replacements.com.