| 12.7°C Belfast

The 10 Best Plates

Close

<b>1. Villeroy & Boch</b><br/>

£55, villeroy-boch.co.uk

Here's a real statement plate – not just because of its square shape and beautifully detailed artwork, but because tropical prints are all the rage in tableware.

<b>1. Villeroy & Boch</b><br/> £55, villeroy-boch.co.uk Here's a real statement plate – not just because of its square shape and beautifully detailed artwork, but because tropical prints are all the rage in tableware.

&lt;b&gt;2. Rob Ryan&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

£28 for set of four, hunkydoryhome.co.uk

This is one of a set of four 9in china plates, with eye-catching blue decoration showing the same tree across four seasons.

<b>2. Rob Ryan</b><br/> £28 for set of four, hunkydoryhome.co.uk This is one of a set of four 9in china plates, with eye-catching blue decoration showing the same tree across four seasons.

&lt;b&gt;3. Emma Bridgewater&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

£15.95, emmabridge water.co.uk

Available in red or blue, the plates are hand-decorated, so each one is slightly different.

<b>3. Emma Bridgewater</b><br/> £15.95, emmabridge water.co.uk Available in red or blue, the plates are hand-decorated, so each one is slightly different.

&lt;b&gt;4. Linea&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

£3.85, houseoffraser.co.uk

White dinner plates can be stunning, but why not add a subtle nautical theme with this porcelain Pacific plate, decorated with a blue band?

<b>4. Linea</b><br/> £3.85, houseoffraser.co.uk White dinner plates can be stunning, but why not add a subtle nautical theme with this porcelain Pacific plate, decorated with a blue band?

&lt;b&gt;5. Broste&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

£10, johnlewis.com

Featuring a rustic, mottled finish with a lustrous gloss, the Nordic plate has an almost shell-like aesthetic. Perfect for anyone wanting simple elegance.

<b>5. Broste</b><br/> £10, johnlewis.com Featuring a rustic, mottled finish with a lustrous gloss, the Nordic plate has an almost shell-like aesthetic. Perfect for anyone wanting simple elegance.

&lt;b&gt;6. Kindle House&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

£14.95, kindlehouse.co.uk

Add a bit of frivolity to your dinner table with this 10in porcelain plate, covered in a cheery and colourful design of varied buttons.

<b>6. Kindle House</b><br/> £14.95, kindlehouse.co.uk Add a bit of frivolity to your dinner table with this 10in porcelain plate, covered in a cheery and colourful design of varied buttons.

&lt;b&gt;7. Mateus&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

£23.50, selfridges.com

There aren't many plates with textured designs, but this handmade one from Portugal has raised butterflies that work well.

<b>7. Mateus</b><br/> £23.50, selfridges.com There aren't many plates with textured designs, but this handmade one from Portugal has raised butterflies that work well.

&lt;b&gt;8. Nimerology&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;
£65, thomasgoode.com

Nour Al Nimer's designs are delightful recreations from motifs and old historic photographs, engravings and paintings.

<b>8. Nimerology</b><br/> £65, thomasgoode.com Nour Al Nimer's designs are delightful recreations from motifs and old historic photographs, engravings and paintings.

&lt;b&gt;9. The Art of Entertaining&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

£15, notonthehighstreet.com

Present your dinner as a work of art with this ceramic plate, featuring a frame in delft blue. Kids can create fun pictures while adults can be a bit more abstract.

<b>9. The Art of Entertaining</b><br/> £15, notonthehighstreet.com Present your dinner as a work of art with this ceramic plate, featuring a frame in delft blue. Kids can create fun pictures while adults can be a bit more abstract.

&lt;b&gt;10. Beatrice&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

£20, tastia.com

A vintage china dinner plate featuring an English rose motif, which has then been illustrated with a 1930s-style lady. Each piece is hand-painted and unique.

<b>10. Beatrice</b><br/> £20, tastia.com A vintage china dinner plate featuring an English rose motif, which has then been illustrated with a 1930s-style lady. Each piece is hand-painted and unique.

/

<b>1. Villeroy & Boch</b><br/> £55, villeroy-boch.co.uk Here's a real statement plate – not just because of its square shape and beautifully detailed artwork, but because tropical prints are all the rage in tableware.

Independent

Daily Headlines & Evening Telegraph Newsletter

Receive today's headlines directly to your inbox every morning and evening, with our free daily newsletter.

This field is required


Top Videos



Privacy