from Northwest Territories, Canada,
These are really rich looking dishes, but the measurements listed are somewhat misleading as they are measured diagonally from corner to corner (like a television). Since I don't think anyone will be storing their dishes in the cupboard on the diagonal, here are the measurements that will actually come in handy to you. These are pretty close (1/8" + or -): the bowls are 8 inches, the salad plates are 9 inches, and the dinner plates are 11 inches.
I love that they look like I selected them straight from a pottery artist and add a quiet elegance to my table. The rich darkness of the dishes makes the colours of your dinner really pop and even a humble sandwich and salad have the appearance of a professional presentation. I also love the size of the coffee mug. It really is a 14 oz mug and holds a generous cup so you're not constantly hopping up and down to refill cups. I can run my Keurig into these cups and it will hold one large and one small at the one time and still leaves r...
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Fairly close - not quite as warm a lighter brown as shown.
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Very Good
How accurate was the on site description of the product? Measurements are misleading, but otherwise good.
I ordered these dishes about a month ago and just used them last night in my new home. The color is exact. The plates are large. They came very well packaged so I didn't have any broken dishes. I'm so glad I went with this set instead of the initial set that I had chosen. Any cook or perfectionist will be very satisfied with these dishes.
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? exact
Please tell us about the quality of the product. very good
How accurate was the on site description of the product? exact