Keeping It Classy...Bridgerton High Tea
Looking for an elegant upscale wedding shower option? How about a tea party? Surprise your guests with a high tea complete with tea sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and jam, sweets, and English teas.
In the photo collection above is a sampling of our rentals for a classy tea party. Mismatched vintage flatware, vintage pocket watches, Percy rabbit, an ornate serving tray, red stemware, gold encrusted champagne coupe, crystal trifle bowl, stack of vintage suitcases, the Bold and Beautiful China collection, cranberry and clear goblet, and tea tins.
Tea Time with Your Besties
To be honest, I wanted to do a little research on just how the Brits do teatime.
Dress is formal attire, but no need to extend your pinkie finger. That is not a thing.
Recipe for Clotted Cream
You will need:
3 oz. softened cream cheese
3 T. sugar
1 C. whipping cream
1. Cream the cheese, sugar together.
2. Slowly add the whipping cream until a stiff peak forms.
3. Chill before serving.
English Breakfast, Darjeeling, Earl Grey, Chamomile, and Sri Lanka Black
What to Serve on a Three-tiered Stand
Tea sandwiches, such as cucumber sandwich, egg salad sandwich, and smoked salmon and dill sandwich, are served on the lower tier of the three tiered stand. The middle tier is scones, breads and pastries served with clotted cream and jam. The clotted cream goes under the jam on your scone. And the top tier is for sweets, such as macarons, petit fours, and madeleines.
Tea Party Rentals
Vintage Mismatched Teacup and Saucer Collections
Blue and White, Glorious Gold, Bold and Beautiful,
Vintage Rose, White Lace and Elegant Floral
We have over 900 vintage mismatched teacups and saucers that create such an elegant table. And don't forget our tea pots and tea carts.
Using our three-tiered China servers for each party of two to four guests at the table is the perfect way to serve your guests. And these servers look so lovely down the center of a long table. Tea sandwiches, also referred to as finger sandwiches, are just that...eaten with your fingers. Clotted cream and jam for your scone or biscuit can be served in our vintage glass serving pieces.
Need demitasse spoons? We have them.
Impress your guests with a tea cart too.
Tea Party Collections...
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