TheMadPlatters

Original Melamine Plates and Platters

Portland, Oregon · 5122 Sales

TheMadPlatters

Original Melamine Plates and Platters

Portland, Oregon 5122 Sales On Etsy since 2011

5 out of 5 stars
(792)

Shop owner

Jean Cody

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Announcement   TheMadPlatters' dinnerware ranges from approachable decadence to darling macabre. There is something sweetly quirky for all tastes including Lina CAVALIERI designs, mid-century and other retro touches. See our Pinterest, https://www.pinterest.com/themadplatters/. Visit our vintage book page art prints at http://FauxKiss.etsy.com.

Announcement

Last updated on Jan 8, 2017

TheMadPlatters' dinnerware ranges from approachable decadence to darling macabre. There is something sweetly quirky for all tastes including Lina CAVALIERI designs, mid-century and other retro touches. See our Pinterest, https://www.pinterest.com/themadplatters/. Visit our vintage book page art prints at http://FauxKiss.etsy.com.

Jean Cody

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Jean Cody

year 2050 Cavalieri melamine plate
$20.00
TEA, it's time for a tea party melamine platter
$28.00
Octopus I melamine plate
$20.00
horn Cavalieri melamine plate
$20.00
Shrimp melamine plate
$20.00
geese Cavalieri melamine platter
$28.00
Red bike melamine plate
$20.00
red coral no.2 melamine plate
$20.00
Green Seaweed no.2 melamine plate
$20.00
Malachite no. 5 melamine plate
$20.00
Malachite no. 4 melamine plate
$20.00
Fish no.5 serving platter
$28.00
Tree II, Emerald Green plate
$20.00
ruby, Cavalieri melamine plate
$20.00
stars Lina Cavalieri melamine plate
$20.00
butterfly mask n0. 1 b&w melamine plate
$20.00
Royal II Cavalieri melamine plate
$20.00
true blood in b&w Cavalieri melamine plate
$20.00
psychedelic n0. 3 Cavalieri melamine plate
$20.00
wings Lina Cavalieri melamine plate
$20.00
Tattoo No. 2 Cavalieri melamine plate
$20.00
zen, Lina Cavalieri melamine plate
$20.00
royal Lina Cavalieri melamine plate
$20.00
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Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(792)
INVOGUEART

INVOGUEART on Jan 20, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Love this plate! Thanks so much!

Robbin Tighe

Robbin Tighe on Jan 20, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

I love this rabbit! The art is incredible . beautiful

Tom Castagnetto

Tom Castagnetto on Jan 17, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

I've purchased about 20 plates from the Mad Platters and LOVE every one! High quality with even better customer service.

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Updates

My husband is Aquarius and we get more use out of our plates than I ever could have Guessed.

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Aquarius constellation melamine plate
$20.00
This is the Flatiron disc adhesive plate hanger I use. It holds the plate flat and secure against the wall. I use strong tape to secure the disc to the back of the plate making it easily adjustable. Purchase online and at home goods and craft stores.

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Golden Gate Bridge melamine plate
$20.00
I use Flatirons disc adhesive plate hangers to hang my plates. A picture of the hangers is the next photo.

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Balloon no. 4 melamine plate
$20.00
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About

It's fun to see a design transformed into a melamine plate.

Hooray! Melamine plates are back and we are so lucky to have customers that like TheMadPlatters plates and platters.

I joined Etsy in 2007 and I can't imagine life without my Etsy shops! TheMadPlatters Etsy shop is presently one of our two shops. Many of our plates and platters feature designs directly related to our Dictionary Page Art Prints and the famous Lina Cavalieri engraving at our other shop, http://fauxkiss.etsy.com. TheMadPlatter plates are my original plate designs mostly sourced from vintage or antique artwork, enhanced and/or altered by me. My husband, Kit helps with processing customer orders and lots of miscellaneous tasks and where ever help is needed. Kit also does most of the cooking so I have more time to create.

THE PROCESS: While I design my plates here in my home studio, each is “made to order” by a third party, a plate manufacturer in the USA. Once I've completed a plate design and put it into the format for the manufacturing process, the template needs approval from the manufacturer. Once approved, I order a test run plate to see the design in person, that is as a melamine plate. Sometimes the design is not as I envisioned once it becomes a plate, requiring modifications and several test runs.

When an Etsy customer places an order I contact the manufacturer with all the necessary information to manufacture their custom plate. Manufacturing turn around time is usually about 5 business days but can be up to ten. To expedite shipping time and save shipping fees, the USA company that manufactures my plates ships them to my customers instead of to me (so they are not getting shipped two times, first to em then to my customers).

Both Kit and I feel very lucky to have found Etsy and especially thankful for customers that enjoy our dinnerware! Thank You!

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Shop members

  • Jean Cody

    Owner, Designer

    I've always had a passion for nature and beautiful things. I grew up in the country and many of my earliest memories are of all the wonders to be found exploring the dense woods behind us and in the muddy creek running through our yard.

  • Kit Cody

    Husband + Helper

    My hobby is woodworking, cooking and helping with customer plate and platter orders.

Manufacturers

  • Melamine Dinnerware made here in the USA

    United States

    The manufacturer has been creating customized melamine dinnerware for over 40 years and is located in the USA. We have worked together since 2011.

Shop policies

Last updated on January 23, 2017
We are delighted to have found Etsy and I hope you are too! Your taking the time to familiarize yourself with our shop policies is appreciated.

Plates are best in person! It seems impossible to capture the color and details of the artwork for the web view. PLEASE NOTE: that the view online will vary between different monitors and the view on a monitor differs some from the plate in person.

The Mad Platters is our 2nd Etsy shop. Many of my plates and platters feature designs directly related to my Dictionary Page Art Prints found at http://fauxkiss.etsy.com

Please visit my Pinterest for inspiration; https://www.pinterest.com/themadplatters/

Accepted payment methods

  • Pay with Visa
  • Pay with Master Card
  • Pay with American Express
  • Pay with Discover
  • Pay with PayPal
  • Buy with Apple Pay
  • Pay with Sofort
  • Pay with iDeal
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
Shipping
USA DELIVERY TIME: Melamine plates are made to order. Production time is typically around 5 business days but can be up to 10 business days. Shipping takes 3 to 7 business days. I will send email notification of shipping date.

INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING: International shipping can take 4 to 8 weeks depending upon customs and location. Notification is sent at shipping time. Tracking is only available withing USA and rush shipping is not available for international shipments.

HAWAII & PUERTO RICO: Shipping cost is higher and I will need to REQUEST additional shipping fee in order to ship your purchase. Your ORDER WILL BE HELD until the balance of shipping is paid -or- you may CANCEL your order.
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USA SHIPPING FEES: Please excuse, certain quantities are unavoidably overcharged. Any EXCESS SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REFUNDED FIRST THING UPON PROCESSING YOUR ORDER.

DOMESTIC PACKAGING AND SHIPPING FEES
1 Plate ................$5.95 USPS Priority Mail
2 plates...............$8.99 USPS Priority Mail
3 plates...............$8.99 USPS Priority Mail
4 - 7 plates........$10.99 USPS Priority Mail
8 - 20 plates.......$14.95 FedEx Ground
21 - 30 plates.......$16.95 FedEx Ground

INTERNATIONAL PACKAGING AND SHIPPING FEES
1 Plate .............$15.00 International UPS Mail Innovations Priority
2 plates...........$22.50 International UPS Mail Innovations Priority
3 plates...........$30.00 International UPS Mail Innovations Priority
4 plates............$37.50 International UPS Mail Innovations Priority
5 or more ...Add $7.50 (to the above amount $37.50) for each additional plate
Refunds and Exchanges
All items are custom made just for your order. Because of the nature of these items, I can’t accept returns. Custom made items can receive refund or replacement only if there is a defect in the item. Please contact me as soon as possible if item is defective.

Once items are in production the manufacturer will not accept cancellation. Please thoroughly read descriptions and view images before purchase. If you have questions, please ask as many questions as you like before placing an order.

Seller cannot be responsible for packages after they have been tracked as "DELIVERED" to the shipping address.

UNCLAIMED/ UN-DELIVERABLE packages:
Customer will need to cover any additional shipping costs for re-shipping.

International customers must contact us within two months with any type of delivery problems. Seller cannot be responsible for shipments over 2 months old.
Additional policies and FAQs
YOUR AND MY MONITORS: Plates are best when viewed in person. Please note that the view online will vary between monitors and THE VIEW ON A MONITOR DIFFERS FROM THE PLATE IN PERSON. This is unavoidable.

Some my listings look faded on my husband's monitor while showing brilliant color on my calibrated monitor, and if you have a wide screen monitor, the colors on your monitor will be overly saturated and/or bright. I keep my working monitor calibrated to ensure a professional working environment.

COPYRIGHT INFORMATION for theMadPlatters plates/designs: ALL RIGHTS RESERVED and for personal use only. Unauthorized copying will constitute an infringement of copyright. Please don't hesitate to contact me for more information. Thank You!

See us on Pinterest for inspiration; https://www.pinterest.com/themadplatters/