Freeform Decorative Plate Wall

Have you ever seen a decorative plate wall? I'm sure you have, they've been around forever.

Have  you ever seen a random or freeform decorative plate wall? I love them! They are kind of like freeform art :o)  I've even seen them going around a corner.

The dictionary definition:
  • not organized or planned in a conventional way
  • encouraged to function or evolve without advance planning
  • spontaneous
  • without restrictions or preconceptions
All of these describe me so how appropriate that I decided to create a freeform decorative plate wall in my house!

Free-form decorative plate wall
I used a bunch vintage, white plates from my collection.


I still want to add more and I found two more dishes that match some of these at a garage sale last weekend. I just need some more plate hangers.


I found these two sweet chairs at a small antique show that my mom and I went to last weekend.


I paid $15 for both of them together, great price I think! I've been wanting to get rid of the ugly chairs that came with this table and go with mismatched chairs. These are a good start!


I fixed up a little vignette in the tray I showed during one of the Treasure Trove Tuesday posts with some vintage bottles and books and a new ampersand I found at TJ Maxx.





What do you think?

12 comments

  1. Reminds me of stepping stones---but on a wall! Very creative!

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  2. Love that you put your own twist on the plate wall. I am planning one in my dining room and it will be free form.

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    1. Thanks Sharon! It just looks so... well... free! Not so formal! :o)

      Tania

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    2. Thank you for sharing your free form plate wall at Vintage Charm!

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  3. The plate wall is fun! And I love the ampersand. :)

    Happy day friend!
    karianne

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  4. I love your plate wall! It has inspired me to get a move on with mine that I have been hoping to do for over a year now!! oh well better late than never!! Thank you for the inspiration :-)

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    1. Absolutely Sam, ALWAYS better late than never! Thanks for stopping by :o)

      Tania

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  5. I love the free form design. I can't wait to see it as you continue to add more plates. So pretty!

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    1. Thanks Kati! I can't wait to add more!

      Tania

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  6. I love the way you have placed the plates. They look like they are cascading down from the door. I can't wait to see how it will evolve. And those chairs are also very pretty with their curvy lines. You have given me lots of sweet inspiration.

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  7. It's just adorable! I plan on decorating our plate wall for Christmas time.

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