Bespoke Tea Parties

Events we can create are many and varied:

  • A ten year old’s Mad Hatter’s Tea PartyIMG_0757
  • An office leaving party
  • A rambler’s rustic tea on the Downs
  • An 80 year old’s celebration Afternoon Tea
  • A Teddy Bear’s Picnic for a Baby Shower
  • Business celebrations – perhaps serving tea to customers
  • Serving a buffet Afternoon Tea after a funeral service

Sample menus:

These will give you an idea of some of our events, we will work with you to create a tea party however large or small, to suit the occasion and your budget.

Child’s tea party:

Each child – £8: 2 sandwiches, 2 cakes/iced biscuits, scone with jam and cream, iced gems & crisps with elderflower presse served in teapots.

Props, decorations and party bags can be requested (at additional cost).

Tea & Cake after a funeral service:

A recent example, a client asked us to set up tea/coffee, a small array of sandwiches and cake as a buffet service for twenty friends and family when they returned to the house. We provided china, served food and drinks and washed-up. This worked out at £6 per head.

Tea for a book club:

A local book club of nine, asked us to provide an afternoon tea service and to stay, serve and clear away. The ladies enjoyed a leisurely Vintage Afternoon Tea without having to wash and tidy up. They requested the standard tea and paid an extra £25 for waitress service.

Cocktails in Tea Pots:

A party of six enjoyed the standard Vintage Afternoon Tea plus three vintage teapots of cocktails: G&Tea, Long Island Iced Tea & French Mar-tea-ni at £15 per pot.

Lady Golfers’ Tee!

Sixteen lady golfers celebrated one of their groups birthday with Vintage Afternoon Tea, waitress service and personalised golfing touches of golfing napkins, golf cake toppers, golf ball iced biscuits, personalised mini bunting cake topper and flowers in teacups – howzat for a great Tee Time!  £21 per head.

80th Birthday Celebration

After taking Granny out for lunch, the family came home to a hamper of vintage china, tea and cake. Personalised biscuits and the birthday girl’s date of birth on the flower jars made it a special occasion: 80th birthday £6 per head

A Chaps’ Luncheon

A group of gentlemen asked us to meet them at a pre-arranged destination on the South Downs, they enjoyed a hearty ploughman’s meal of crusty bread, cheddar & stilton, pickle, game pie and a Victoria sponge cake. £15.50 per head

A Teddy Bears’ Picnic

A group of children, their teddy bears and their parents, met us in a park and enjoyed sandwiches, carrot and cumber sticks, hummus, iced gems, and fruit skewers. Vintage china was substituted for paper plates, the children drank squash and the adults enjoyed tea from our portable urn. £6 per head.

Last Night of the Proms Afternoon Tea

A red, white and blue patriotic extravaganza, we supplied the standard Vintage Afternoon Tea and served jelly and ice-cream in teacups complete with mini Union Flags. A fresh cream and strawberry sponge cake with mini flag bunting made a centre piece and G&Ts were poured from teapots and the guests dressed in red, white and blue. £20 per head.

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Vintage China Hire

You may wish to hire LoveSnowberry’s vintage china:

Whether you are planning a wedding with a marquee on the lawn with mis-matched china for the hog roast and wedding cake or a deliciously pretty hen party with cocktails, fairy cakes and tea cups filled with Long Island Iced Tea – the choices are endless.

A table of vintage china has so much quintessential charm and style, whether you add jam jars of rustic, country garden flowers or elegant sophisticated floral arrangements the choices are many and we can assist with the set up and decoration if required, or leave you to enjoy the preparations.

Please contact us for a completely no obligation chat about any size of event you are hosting, we will be happy to discuss ideas and quotes with you.

Vintage China Hire