WV Fiesta Dinnerware company says businesses created knockoffs
A West Virginia china company ... to sell pottery ware from factories in Ohio. In 1907, the company opened its Newell, W.Va., plant, the site which is now its headquarters. Homer Laughlin, the suit continues, sells Fiesta Dinnerware and is the largest ...
Melamine the hot plate of summer
Pottery Barn white starfish, set of eight, $16.50. Assorted glass jars as vases. Disposable plates might seem convenient for picnicking. But do you really want to be that boring? We're crazy for melamine when it comes to dinnerware for casual outdoor dining.
Depression glass show this weekend in Sacramento
Admission is $6. Founded over 40 years ago in Sacramento, the public benefit organization is dedicated to the promotion and appreciation of vintage glass, china and pottery from the turn of the 20th century to the 1980s. The IDGC contributes a portion of ...
Antiques: Galle pottery cats among most popular
enamel-decorated glass and art glass in the art nouveau style. But he also made unusual pottery from about 1874 to 1904. Galle pottery is not as well-known as Galle glass, and it is rare. Collectors today like all Galle pottery, but most intriguing are his ...
Livliga dinnerware promotes right-size eating
Known for her many civic and philanthropic contributions to her hometown, Kansas City native Sheila Kemper Dietrich took on a new challenge following a move to Boulder, Colo., eight years ago with her husband, Walter Dietrich, and daughter Cynthia.