Bleu de Nîmes

With its texture and colour this collection reminds me of  the sturdy fabric that was used to make the workers outfits at the end of the  19th century in the city of Nîmes in Provence ..
It was dyed indigo…and was later best known as:
Nîmes also happens to be a city close to my heart as close to my hometown.

One version has a “naked’ rim that reveals the clay, thus making it very earthy and natural. The other has a white rim,  still with texture.

                              Cake platter

                                    Oval platter

                         Cake platter, naked rim

                                 Pleated Bowls