I Love Tea Cups

I Love Tea Cups

Friday, July 15, 2011

My Granddaughter's Tea Set

Hello Everyone,
Summer is in full swing at My Cozy Corner. I have been across the Pond. And in a few weeks my two granddaughters from Southern California will be spending a week in Northern California.  Of course all the girls are excited because they are very close in age and have a wonderful time when they get together.  In 2000. Granddaughter #3 was born in April and in August, granddaughter #4 was born.  2001 granddaughter #5 was born and 2003 granddaughter #6 was born.  I finally said: STOP THIS MADNESS~ As if I had anything to do with it. LOL
This is the Little Tea Set the girls would use to 'Take Tea' when they came to my house when they were  small.

When the girls are visiting we have Tea in grown up teacups.  I wanted to share this Little Tea Set with them while they are visiting. And hopfully they will remember the special times we had together when they were younger.

I'm so sorry I can't remember where I found this glass tea set.  My roommate on my trip looked all over England to find a small glass tea set that was made in England.  No Luck...

I had this tea towel in My Cozy Corner shop And now I'm enjoying it so much since I brought it home.
I love the applique on the vintage linen. And, it's nice to have a little pink for Pink Saturday.

The bouquet of roses is called 'Simplicity' and a few blossoms fell on the table. So soft.

Summer is so delightful for me.  The garden is in full glory and I love to look out and watch the changes everyday. 

~Sweet - Sweet - Sweet~

I also have this darling table runner from my days in the thrift store business.
The Tea Pot is just perfect for today's post.

A cup and saucer and a dessert plate too.

The girls didn't drink tea as small children. The game was that  I would put water in the pot and fill the sugar bowl with sugar cubes and it was game on!!

Sweet pink flowers on the tiny cups.

I put my demi spoons on the table to keep the proportion harmonious.
'First Love'
Granddaughters are my 'First Love'

Thank you so much for visiting My Cozy Corner.
I'm joining
Pink Saturday @ How Sweet the Sound
Tea in the Garden on Saturday @ Bernideen's Tea Time Blog
Seasonal Sunday @ The Tablescaper
Mosaic Monday @ Little Red House

Have you have enjoyed your visit? I sure have enjoyed playing in My Cozy Corner.


  1. Hi Betty! What a sweet post and the tea set is so lovely! You've set up just the perfect little spot!
    Be a sweetie,
    Shelia ;)

  2. This is adorable!, I just love little tea sets...yeah, and BIG ones too! I love how you did this cutest table setting. Have a nice weekend. Hugs, FABBY

  3. Hello Betty,
    this is so sweet. Would have loved to play tea time with such a cute chine set. Your granddaughters are blessed with the nicest Grandma.
    Bets greetings, Johanna

  4. Hi Betty,

    Your miniature tea set is adorable and I bet the girls have fond memories of having tea with Grandma. Your lace table runner with the teapot is exquisite. I will have to keep my eye out for one. Thank you for sharing your lovely table with us.

  5. What a sweet little tea set! Enjoy your time with the girls! Thanks for entering my giveaway! Happy weekend!...hugs...Debbie

  6. Oh what a darling post - love the children's teaset! Loved the family ties around teatime1 That runner looks like Heritage Lace from Pella, Iowa.

  7. What a cute tea set Betty! Have fun with the girls, I bet it will be a blast:@)

  8. I love your tea time setting, it makes me feel like a little girl again, thanks for that.
    Thanks for sharing!!

  9. You are so lucky to have granddaughters! I have a tea set all ready for the first girl born to the family - but we'll have to have tea at Nana's once before she takes it home.

  10. I'm sure one look at the tea set will bring lots of warm and happy memories back. What fun to have so many grandgirlies so close in age.

  11. Sweet little tea set...the color of those flowers is gorgeous.

  12. Such a sweet tea set. I really love that runner. Lucky you to have so many grandaughters. Thanks for being a part of Seasonal Sundays.

    - The Tablescaper

  13. What a special Grandmother you are. The grandchildren will remember the tea parties for sure. V

  14. Beautiful memories of tea with your granddaughters. They are precious treasures. Take care and have a wonderful week:)

  15. What nice memories your granddaughters must have of "taking tea" at your home. The set is so pretty, as is the applique work on the tea towel.

  16. Beautiful pictures of your tea party. Darling tea set. Love the adorable tea towel. Very lovely. Thanks for sharing. Karie


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