Down-to-earth and free-spirited, decorator Lauren Liess embraces imperfection and the general mayhem of life with a laid back approach to design and living. Her style feels relaxed, natural and collected. Lauren recently launched a textile collection inspired by common weeds and wildflowers, and writes the popular design blog "Pure Style Home." She lives in Virginia, just outside of Washington, D.C, with her husband, David, and their three boys.
Large sterling silver butler tray with ornate applied
handles, floral/shell corners, and gadrooned rim, circa 1950. Monogrammed with an "F" in the center. Marked: "Durham; Sterling." Light wear.
Intricately hand-painted porcelain tray with roses in ruby
red, deep green, vibrant yellow, and gold gilt. Wood stand included. Tray, 10"W x 1"H; stand, 4"L x 4"W x 7.5"H. No maker's mark. Light wear.