Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Tuesday Tea, Royal Albert, Polka Rose

It has been a while since I have shared the tea accoutrement with you and since it is Tuesday I have a very 

special-to-me set. Secured in her own hatbox, this set is very fine. So far she has not seen actual use. Soon.

Since I take pictures but I am not a photographer please forgive the amateurish presentation. I have always liked a table by a window this ended up being the best place to capture the light to best represent the very pale blue/mint green color of the set. Charming.
 Can you see the little white polka dots? I am a girl who loves her dots. How sweet is this? I know, I know, I hear the comments...."how many teapots does this woman really need?" Well maybe a couple more  now that you ask! Te-He :)

the close up
the Hallmark

Polka Rose
the lid with the famous Royal Albert Rose

a girl and her roses
Just to add some quilting flavor to this post, please follow the links below for some lovely quilts beginner and advanced. Have a cup of tea and enjoy the quilt show and the video.

Eye popping, stunning, amazing Quilts. Fantastic fabrics, amazing quilts, eye popping beauty! Not beginners. 

Shortcut quilt series from Fat Quarter Shop-Pink Lemonade.  Beginner level, using Layer Cakes (42 10 inch cuts) for a quick and easy make. This would be a great Charity project.

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