Although I spotted these plates in a bridal magazine (CS Brides), I decided I liked them enough to suggest them to clients- and possibly even consider them for myself.  However, it is no doubt that they would make a great gift for a bridal shower, baby shower or a gift for any special occasion that would be appreciated for its personal touch and commemorative nature.

The My Private Sky collection from Nymphenburg consists of a set of 7 plates, each piece unique, showing the night sky at the time the purchaser was born at his or her place of birth.  Although Nymphenburg uses computer programming to determine the precise look of the night sky for the set, eat piece is meticulously hand crafted to absolute perfection.  About 500 stars, nebulas, constellations and planets are individually painted by hand for precise accuracy…what a task!

This collection is limited edition, so if you are interested in owning this one of a kind (literally!) set, act fast!  The My Private Sky collection can be purchased at Kneen and Co., a luxury tableware company in Chicago (I actually did a post on them recently).

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4 Comments to 'Reach for the Stars'

CMC 27 Feb 11 at 1:22 pm

this in unbelievable!!

Lisa 28 Feb 11 at 4:20 pm

How original!

clippingimages 28 Feb 11 at 10:18 pm

the plates are very very artistic. i like them so much…..

Lisa 06 Mar 11 at 12:07 pm

My heart aches. I am in love with these. I am not sure who, other than perhaps the donald, would be able to give these as a shower gift…..The price point is beyond what I could have ever imagined. So so sad 🙁

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