Mottahedeh Tobacco Leaf

I have been a long-time admirer of the Mottahedeh Tobacco Leaf china pattern. I love the unique organic design and bold use of color. I usually use my simple white china for everyday, but I love a good plate wall and these are just what I need to add to my collection of standard Spode and Blue Mikado.
The gorgeous pattern:



The plates (and other coordinating pieces) can be found on ebay for about 100.00 each.

Considering the price of the real thing, I was excited to find a similar design made of enameled metal that are perfect for fair weather terrace dining, tailgates, or your picnic basket! 

Here is the more practical alternative:


The best part about this whole situation is they are available for $10.00 each online at FURBISH STUDIO.

Love them!