Today is the first day of Spring and we are celebrating with a Fundraising Tea Party for Chatteris in Bloom. When we first heard that the theme of today’s fundraiser was to be a ‘Daffodil Vintage Tea’ we knew exactly which teacup would be best placed to celebrate the spring equinox.
This handpainted trio, produced in the 1920s, is possibly by ‘Stoke’ potteries. It is unusual in that it is gilded with a silver metal instead of gold. (more…)
Happy Belated Mothering Sunday to all you lovely Mums out there. I spent Mother’s Day chaperoning my eldest daughter through a days worth of dance rehearsals before her first ballet show next week so there wasn’t much chance for celebrations.
We did however have a treat for Mummy on Saturday when we went over to Ely for the day, to deliver our prop suitcase for a wedding at The Old Hall, and had a lovely meal with our children and my parents. This was followed by an obligatory trawl through the antiques centre where, inevitably, I fell in love with some china. (more…)
We have added a new product to our hire catalogue. Perfect for vintage weddings or church hall weddings our shabby chic tea trolley is staged with everything you need for a perfect dessert table.
The package includes the hire of three large and four small glass cakestands, a silver plated cake knife and three silver plated cake slices. Stack up the cakestands to make pretty tiers with sweets and biscuits on each layer or use them on their own to display larger cakes and desserts. (more…)