Essential to a beautiful table, china patterns, whether newly purchased or cherished family heirlooms, lend elegance and aplomb to any tea party. Weve collected articles on everything from the history of well-known china patterns to priceless pieces to antique collections for your enjoyment.Inspirations Tips & Techniques
This category runs the gamut, with ribbon ideas, the etiquette of tipping, the importance of writing thank-you notes, and toasts for a seated tea included. An array of articles is available to give you inspiration for your next event.TablescapesMothers Day, summer parties, Easter gatherings, and holiday festivities provide several opportunities to create welcoming and exquisite tablescapes. Fun do-it-yourself projects, such as how to create tea-dyed eggs, are incorporated, as well as gorgeous images of chic table settings.Tea WaresInterested in the history of sugar tongs or butter pats? This is the category for you. Weve compiled interesting articles on tea wares, from where to find them to how theyve evolved over the years.