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It’s so cold here this morning! So I’m wrapped up in a scarf whilst wrapping orders! Posting more little handmade Rudolphs out today - they are a key part of my Christmas gift wrapping and handmade by my dad! My gift wrapping is available for FREE!

6 days

Back from my third trip of the week to the post office, having posted more armfuls of Christmas orders. This is the entrance to the post office. It’s just the loveliest shop, they are so helpful and have everything you need. All my parcels go from here!

2 weeks

There are just two days of my little sale left, it’s ends at midnight on 1st December (UK local time - GMT)! **10% off all orders of £20 and over in my shop! Plus, FREE Christmas gift wrapping! Global shipping.**

2 weeks

Another royal wedding means another excuse for a fancy tea party! Congratulations Harry and Meghan! (Global shipping. 10% off all orders of £20 and over for a limited period. FREE gift wrapping!)

3 weeks

For a limited period, 10% off all orders of £20 and over in my shop! Plus, FREE Christmas gift wrapping! Global shipping.

4 weeks

There’s been a hard frost over night and it’s freezing outside. So I’m enjoying a cup of tea and mince pie in the morning sunshine. Hand painted vintage English teacup trio and matching cake plate available on my shop. FREE gift wrapping! Global shipping

1 month

Happy Friday everyone! I’ve just finished my cup of tea on the garden bench, now to crack on with some garden tidying and then wrapping of Christmas orders! (FREE gift wrapping. Global shipping)

1 month

Autumn in my summer house. My favourite place for a cup of tea and where I occasionally enjoy using some of my favourite tea party treasures that I’ve found and struggle to part with until they sell! Have a lovely Sunday everyone x

1 month

I’m busy wrapping Christmas orders this morning! This parcel is one of my Tea For One Gift Sets, but my Christmas themed gift wrapping is available for free on all orders! Just select the Christmas gift wrapping free shipping upgrade at the checkout.

1 month

Doing a little stock take of my Christmas gift wrapping materials for festive orders. I have to make sure I have enough ‘Rudolphs’ to go on parcels - see previous post! Christmas gift wrapping is available on all orders for FREE!

1 month

The Afternoon Tea Set's ever popular Christmas gift wrapping is available again this year! It is available for FREE on all orders! Don't forget to check the Royal Mail's latest international shipping dates for Christmas delivery on my shop.

1 month

Happy Halloween everyone! If you have spooky plans for today I hope you have fun. I’m taking my little trick or treaters off to a ‘scary’ party after school today and my contribution is this homemade fiery devil cake!

1 month

The clocks have gone back an hour for daylight savings here in the U.K., but my children didn’t get the memo, so my body clock says it’s definitely time for ‘elevenses at 10am’! Homemade ginger biscuits and a cup of tea.

2 months

A truly beautiful hand embroidered pink wild rose and autumn rose hips on a vintage linen that I've just added to my shop. Lots more beautiful vintage tea table linens available on my shop. Pretty gift wrapping included. Global shipping

2 months

Today’s tower of orders complete. Time for a cup of tea. I hope you’ve all had a lovely weekend. (Victorian trio available on my shop - last one in this pattern. Global shipping.)

2 months

It’s been a super busy few days, the week off school starts tomorrow and we’ve all survived the first half term of the academic year - but I am showing the most signs of fatigue! Time to cosy up with magazines and a cup of tea. Have a lovely weekend!

2 months

I'm slowly working my way through listing finds from my treasure hunt last week. I'm going to be spending the next few days listing some stunning vintage tea time linens. First up on my shop is this fabulous vintage tablecloth with pink roses!

2 months

I've been adding a few pretty things to my shop, including antique jam spoons. I'm most in love with this Edwardian jam spoon with the solid mother of pearl handle and this 1930s jam spoon with a yellow handle. Just perfect for jam and scones!

2 months

There's been a lot of love for this Victorian teacup and it's easy to appreciate why!

2 months

Back home from a busy day hunting vintage tea party treasures. I've found some gems, including some beautiful Victorian teacups and Art Deco Tuscan and Roslyn ones, retro Beswick tea plates, a biscuit barrel and very pretty jam spoons and tea strainers.

2 months

Here's a peek at the first of some fabulous vintage tea party linens I'm adding to my shop this week. This one is so fun! A retro square tablecloth covered in hand embroidered British picnic scenes, complete with the thermos flask, teacups and insects!

2 months

Wrapping a Victorian jam spoon for its journey to California! More vintage tea time silverware in my shop, along with the Victorian trio and vintage tablecloth.

2 months

I sold out last week of the set of four blue and white matching Victorian trios that everyone was in love with, then my amazing mum found this pair! These are beauties with their fabulous colour and wonderful pattern! *10% off with code AUTUMNTEA2017*

3 months

I've reduced international shipping costs on most of the items in my shop to many destinations outside of the U.K., but particularly to USA, Canada, Japan, South Korea, Australia and New Zealand!

3 months

Doing a little forward planning for Christmas today! This was my Christmas themed gift wrapping last year, it was really popular! I'm offering it this year too, free of charge as always! Just select the Christmas gift wrap option at the check out!

3 months

I've just added these beautiful Edwardian silver plated sugar tongs to my shop. They are some of the prettiest and best I've found in a while. Beautiful little objects, they also look great popped onto a pretty vintage china sugar bowl! Bowl also in stock

3 months

It's a grey and wet start to the week here, but these pretty English Art Deco teacup trios certainly brighten up the day! Completely hand painted, they are very eye catching indeed! Made by Stanley China in the 1930s, I have two available at £14 each.

3 months

I hope you've all had a good weekend and a relaxing Sunday. I'm treating myself to tea and crumpets this evening. **10% off orders of £15 or more with code AUTUMNTEA10**

3 months

After I indulged in tea and toast in peace and quiet after the school run yesterday, I thought I'd treat myself again. This time with a lovely green Art Deco toast rack, and the vintage trio and hand painted teapot I also have for sale.

3 months

Getting ready for school this morning was a marathon of tantrums, so when I got home I indulged with tea and toast in peace and quiet, to lower my blood pressure! The yellows cheered me up! Midcentury trio and teapot are also for sale in my shop.