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The Toy’s Fantasy Collection: Inspired by Nostalgia

The Toy’s Fantasy Collection: Inspired by Nostalgia

Temperatures are beginning to drop, which means the holidays are just around the corner. Now more than ever, we understand the importance of family, traditions, and doing whatever we can to make our homes feel cozy–especially during the holiday season. Though we have a number […]

La Boule: A Design Icon Gets a Makeover for 2020

La Boule: A Design Icon Gets a Makeover for 2020

Nearly 50 years after its original debut, Villeroy & Boch is pleased to welcome back a tableware piece that’s deeply rooted in our DNA: the iconic La Boule! Debuting back in 1971, it was designed by eighth-generation family member, Helen von Boch and considered revolutionary […]

Isabelle von Boch: Creating Easter Traditions With Your Family

Isabelle von Boch: Creating Easter Traditions With Your Family

As adults, we look back fondly on the memories we have of celebrating the Easter holiday during childhood. For me, I remember many Easter celebrations in the German countryside and the traditions that my family built, and still uphold! When I was a child, my […]

What Is Bone Porcelain?

What Is Bone Porcelain?

Fine china, bone porcelain, porcelain, etc. Is there a difference? Though they may look similar, there is a big difference between bone porcelain and porcelain (but no difference between fine china and bone porcelain–more on that later!). On the surface, it may seem confusing, but […]

The Significance of the Shamrock

The Significance of the Shamrock

The shamrock has long been associated with St. Patrick’s Day, but many of us don’t know why. We’ve dug into the history behind this symbolic greenery to find out exactly why it goes hand-in-hand with the holiday. The word “shamrock” is derived from the Gaelic […]

Give Your Holiday Table a Fresh Look with Casale Blue

Give Your Holiday Table a Fresh Look with Casale Blue

Article By Stephen Milioti “The holidays hold so much meaning for so many people,” says Isabelle von Boch. “But beyond that, the holiday season — especially Thanksgiving — has become one of those rare times when entire families sit around a table for an extended […]

Live in Lavender

Live in Lavender

Isabelle von Boch Dishes on the Stately, Sophisticated Hue (and the Villeroy & Boch Collection That Beautifully Brings It to Life) Interview & Article By Stephen Milioti Haven’t thought much about lavender lately? Well, it’s time to give it a little attention again. Actually, more […]

Thanksgiving Tablescape Tips from Isabelle von Boch

Thanksgiving Tablescape Tips from Isabelle von Boch

Interview By Stephen Milioti   When she was growing up in Germany, Isabelle von Boch — an eighth-generation member of the von Boch family — didn’t know much about Thanksgiving. “In Europe, we didn’t grow up with the holiday,” she said, “so I had to reinvent […]

An Exclusive Look at the Production of Villeroy & Boch Products

An Exclusive Look at the Production of Villeroy & Boch Products

Since 1748, Villeroy & Boch has been committed to producing high-quality products for people to enjoy with their families. Ever wonder how that commitment to premium quality is achieved? Be transported to our German factory and enjoy a glimpse into the production of our first-class […]

Villeroy & Boch’s Five Favorite Ski Resorts in the US

Villeroy & Boch’s Five Favorite Ski Resorts in the US

Our team put together our top five favorite ski resorts in the US to inspire your 2015 ski lodge getaway. Bundle up!