One of September's Flowers of the month is the forget-me-not.
This set is Royal Albert's Caroline. If you've been following me for awhile, Caroline is my full name, and I have a collection of different china patterns with my name.
But now on to the trip teaser.
The lace underneath the set I bought during my trip on a little fishing island, Burano, in Italy.
Burano is adorable with multi-colored houses and little "rivers" running through town, and is famous for lace. The very first shop I walked in the owner was working on lace herself--she actually made the small piece I ended up buying. Here was the little shop:
I had a wonderful visit to Italy, and I'm really looking forward to sharing more about the trip--even though it may be awhile.