The Complete Table: Bold and Elegant

The Complete Table: Bold and Elegant

Royal Albert Lady Hamilton is the star of any table. Emma, Lady Hamilton, was a notorious figure in 18th-century England, and her namesake pattern from...
The Complete Table Hearts and Flowers

The Complete Table: Hearts and Flowers

A pretty Royal Crown Derby pattern from the past finds new life in a new millennium. The delicate geometric designs and stylized hearts and flowers of...

Merry TeaTime Holiday Guide

Delight your Yuletide afternoon tea guests with our Merry TeaTime Holiday Guide. This collection will help you create the party perfect favors, place cards, napkins, and centerpieces for...
5 Inspiring Autumn Tea Tablescapes

5 Inspiring Autumn Tablescapes

Get inspired ideas for setting an autumn table for tea.

The Complete Table: Fruit Basket Turnover

We tend to think of china patterns as two-dimensional designs presented on a flat surface, such as a dinner plate. But Lenox Autumn is...
A Fruitful Harvest

The Complete Table: A Fruitful Harvest

Introduced by Johnson Brothers in 1960, Autumn’s Delight, a casual china pattern embellished with the ripening bounty of autumn—apples, cherries, pears, and grapes—can inspire...
Outdoor Tea Party

Throw a Buffet-Style Outdoor Tea Party

Warm summer evenings call for a casual buffet-style outdoor tea party.
The Complete Table: Setting the Table with Family Heirlooms

The Complete Table: Setting the Table with Family Heirlooms

The late 19th and early 20th centuries, no china company was more popular among American brides than Haviland. The company, founded in 1842 by American...
GazeboOpener

Serve Tea in a Garden Gazebo

Watching the world come alive again from a garden gazebo is the perfect way to celebrate the arrival of spring.
Coming Up Roses

The Complete Table: Coming Up Roses

The chintz pattern first arrived in Europe from India in the early 17th century in the form of brightly printed calico fabric with vibrant...

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