Hillwood's director of collections on fine china, flowers and more
Estella Chung, director of collections at Washington's Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, joined staff writer Jura Koncius last week on our Home Front online chat. Here is an edited excerpt.
Q: Is there really such a thing as washable china? I have my mother's thick, gold-rimmed china. Is it possible to put it in the dishwasher on the china setting and not ruin it?
A: In Jura's article about "The Artistic Table" exhibition at Hillwood, designer Timothy Corrigan revealed he uses...