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Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Taking Inventory for Tea--Start by Choosing a Main Color

1. Survey Tea Cup Shelf & Cupboards for Dishes

2.  Choose Pretty Trays for Carrying

3.  Go Through Cookbooks & Magazines for Ideas
4.  Think Ahead about Flowers Available

5.  Go through Your Linen Closets for Tablecloths & Napkins

6.  Look for Props

7.  Props and Special Serving Pieces

8.  Cake Plates Aren't Just for Cakes; and They Can Add Height

9.  Find a Theme and Mix

10.  New Can Intermingle with Vintage

11.  Pastel Sprinkles Add Old Fashioned Charm to Tea

4 comments:

Cindy Lew's Studio said...

Love all the pink:-) I really love the background, did you do that yourself? Very cute.

Happy Pink Saturday
Hugs and Warm Wishes, CindyLew

Donnie said...

Looks like you planned a very lovely tea party and that cake is beautiful.

Sandi (Meme) said...

OMGoodness! Is that really a pink house? I LOVE it! Thanks so much for stopping by and leaving a comment, I'm loved meeting you! I'm going to try to be your newest follower, so I can keep track of all you do too! Thanks again for stopping by. Sandi

Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

What a cute pink house! I love all your tea things! The pink depression glass plate/platter is gorgeous! I host a tea party every week and would love to have you join me sometime.
I am signing up to follow your blog and I hope you'll pay me a visit soon. A belated Happy Pink Saturday to you.

Blessings,
Sandi