My ongoing fascination with cool-looking plates has lead to a few different places. First up is a completely mismatched plate collection with no more than a few pieces matching one another. Second is a rather ridiculous amount of money spent and third is the realization that finding the plates of my dreams would be a hell of a lot easier if I just made them myself. So I did. Click through and I’ll show you how to take plain glass plates and tromp l’oeil them with lace.