I love any kind of Christmas dish--edible or otherwise--but I specially love the ones that tell a story. The pattern is "A Christmas Story" by Portmeirion, and each plate is embellished with artist Susan Winget's inimitable flair as she illustrates "The Christmas Poem."
Plaid napkins: Lennox
Glassware: Fostoria "Jamestown" and antique liqueur goblets
Flatware: Wild Rose and mysterious, mismatched pieces
Mercury glass votives: Ballard Designs (years ago)
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