A Rosy Valentine Afternoon Tea

Rosy Valentine’s Day Tea

A Victorian-style afternoon tea, complete with an exuberance of pale-pink and deep-rose blooms, is the perfect setting to celebrate the beauty of friendship for...
Outdoor Tea Party

Throw a Buffet-Style Outdoor Tea Party

Warm summer evenings call for a casual buffet-style outdoor tea party.
The Three-Tier Cake Stand

The Three-Tier Cake Stand

By Jane Pettigrew Today’s tea tables almost always feature a tiered cake stand that elegantly displays an eye-catching array of mouthwatering sandwiches, scones, and pastries....

Delicious Ways to Honor Mom

Delicate bone china, pretty spring flowers, and delicious recipes add up to a wonderful way to celebrate mom on Mother's Day.
A Pretty Blue Calico Tea

The Complete Table: A Pretty Blue Calico Tea

By Betty Terry • Photography by Mac Jamieson Inspired by fabric from India, Blue Calico sets a delightful tea table with a cottage flair. Colorful calico patterns...
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.
The Complete Table: Efflorescent Autumn

The Complete Table: Efflorescent Autumn

The equinox on September 23 marks the beginning of a season of simple pleasures—chills in the air, changing colors of leaves, apples and gourds...

The Appeal of Blue and White China

At TeaTime, we love blue and white china.
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...

A Flower-Filled Alfresco Tea

Decorate your table with flowers for an alfresco tea.

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