Make loose leaf tea a part of a very special day for the bride to be. A tea party bridal shower theme is a perfect setting for her bridal shower.

Tea leaf and lace

Leaf tea and Brides

Share leaf tea at one of the most exciting times for the bride to be. Your friend has become engaged and you want to surprise her with a with a special party. At a bridal shower there is a tingling of anticipation in the air over the upcoming wedding, and spirits are high. A beautiful way to have your bridal shower is by hosting a tea party. This is a great chance for the ladies to get together and help the bride celebrate a wonderful time in her life. With the various tea party ideas you can implement, no matter your style, the bride to be will truly love her shower. There is something very elegant about being at an afternoon tea party.

Tea leaf and lace will make it feminine

A bridal shower is all about the girls, so something very feminine would be fitting. Try a white lace table cloth draped nicely on your table,Leaf tea and brides and one on the buffet or any other tables will really create a nice effect. Elegant fresh flowers in crystal vases and pressed linen napkins add a lovely touch. Use your daintiest china, and tie ribbon (the bridal colors could be used here) around the napkins. You can make this a Martha Stewart worthy afternoon tea party.

Hosting a loose leaf tea party begins with the invitations

In keeping with the feminine, elegant theme, there are many tea party ideas for invitations that you could utilize. A romantic black and white photo of the bride and the soon-to-be hubby would be a marvelous addition to the invitations. The selection of pre made invitations are endless. It is also possible to create your own invitation at specialty card and gift shops. This is a way to express your true sentiment and excitement for your friend and the guy she picked. True Martha Stewart attention to detail will require you to make the colors of the invitations match the colors that will be used at the shower.

The beauty and the memories

When you're hosting a tea party, one of the most enjoyable things to do is decorate and pick out your favors. To make this tea party unforgettable, decorate with fresh flowers and groupings of candles. For example, an arrangement of white roses or tulips in a black vase complement a black and white wedding. Even in the afternoon, candles can be gorgeous if you're having the leaf tea party inside. Have fun with it and use your creativity and imagination! Using the black and white color example again, white chocolate candy presented in special black boxes with white bows make a delicious party favor.

Loose leaf tea parties and showers are both about enjoying time with friends

The games at a bridal shower are something that the guests really look forward to. A fun, miniature 'ring' toss can keep things lively. Simply purchase costume gold or silver bracelets and have the guests try to toss them around a male figurine representing a groom! Of course, a great game for a bridal shower is to have the guests compete in teams to create the most beautiful wedding dress. Provide white gift tissue paper, artificial flowers, and costume jewelry to the guests in order to create the dresses. You will want to add glue, rubber bands and construction paper to the list of items for this game. Make sure you have your camera on hand to get great tea party pictures!

Loose leaf tea and menu ideas

leaf tea and brides 3 teirThe most important of the tea party ideas you will create is the menu. For an afternoon bridal shower, try dainty tea sandwiches containing the following: orange glazed Cornish hen slices, cream cheese and fresh spinach. You can also provide delicious apple and ham popovers, scrumptious sweet carrot and cinnamon muffins and fresh fruit slices. Miniature éclairs and delicate cookies make it easy for the guests to enjoy their sweets.

Loose leaf chamomile tea with a sprig of fresh mint would be lovely with this type of tea party. You can also offer Margaret’s Hope Darjeeling to present a single estate loose leaf.

Use the tea party ideas above and pair them with your creativity and imagination. You will create a bridal shower afternoon tea party that the bride-to-be and the guests will remember for years to come.

In time your bride and her future husband may decide to start a family. You will be looking for another kind of tea party theme then. When that time comes check our

baby shower tea party idea.





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