Tag: vintage china


Prettying up old books

A couple of weeks ago I bought some fabric. Just pretty ordinary quilting fabric from my local fabric shop. But I love it and just want to look at it. So it got me thinking. What can I make with it? Interiors are pretty plain these days, which I love, but i’m itching for some colour too. So I made myself some bunting. A … Read More Prettying up old books

Happy Valentines

I have decided to do a few little write ups of places I love {mainly} in Kent & East Sussex as this is where we {our family} usually hang out on our days out.  Its really hard these days to grab family time and even harder to whittle out where’s good to, go.  Time is precious! As we move through the year {and even more … Read More Happy Valentines

2016 Here we come! Another Busy Year!

Well 2015 has almost vanished in front of our eyes, don’t you think?  We have certainly not let the grass grow under our feet here at Party In a Teacup headquarters thats for sure!  A few more celebrations to go, then we can put our feet up for a few days, before we spend a bit of time in the deep and crisp and … Read More 2016 Here we come! Another Busy Year!

A Cornucopia of Wonderful Vintage-ness!

Yesterday, myself and my pal Chalky Furniture And More hit upon the most amazing Vintage Sale ever!  We’d heard through the grapevine via My Little Vintage Attic that there would be a Pop Up Vintage Sale at the Old Rectory, Ightham! Firstly the setting was a bit of an eyepopper and the wisteria was to die for, so I snapped away and took a few photos {excuse … Read More A Cornucopia of Wonderful Vintage-ness!

Two New Teapots!

Well …. the sun is out so I thought i’d go shopping for teapots {like you do}! as afternoon tea party bookings are coming in thick and fast with summer fast approaching and so, therefore, quite frankly I need more teapots.  On my travels I came across these two beauts!  Both are Royal Albert Fine Bone China and are complete stunners! {hold out that … Read More Two New Teapots!

Wedding Fair in Folkestone – eek it was a bit scary!

I recently did my first ever wedding Fair at Debenhams in Folkestone. I was a bit nervous as I packed up a selection of my beautiful vintage china as I didn’t know what to expect, but I really had nothing to worry about as it was a productive weekend and met some lovely people {and even a few bookings for 2013 – so pretty … Read More Wedding Fair in Folkestone – eek it was a bit scary!

Our Vintage Style Fabric Favours …

Our cute little fabric hearts are now available to buy in batches of 10. {We think} they are very reasonably priced at £20 for 10 hearts. Extra hearts can be purchased at £2.00 each and can be easily added to your order. Postage is currently £3.65 for next day delivery. 1st class costs £2.70 and 2nd class costs £2.20. Please contact us for information … Read More Our Vintage Style Fabric Favours …

Saucer Crackers – What a Fabulous Idea

Look what I came across on one of my shopping rummages. These brilliant little saucer crackers from http://www.talkingtables.co.uk. What a brilliant idea. These teeny weeny crackers each contain an entertainment scroll with a talk topic, joke & trivia question. What a fun way to enhance to your event, be it an afternoon tea party, wedding, birthday or a christening.