Look at the Location. Depending on the size of the wedding party you may want to make several batches of these delicious classic Scones.
Our hope was that guests would take time after tea to walk the gardens and enjoy the nature around them.
Tea party wedding reception ideas. Items might include loose teas tea strainer tea bags teaspoons tea cookies. We really wanted a romantic but simple wedding and reception. Take inspiration from the British who never skip a tea time and host an early afternoon tea party for your wedding.
To recreate this dessert table youll need red cupcake wrappers white cake pops red roses and a bit of an artists hand to spell out the words Your Love Paints My Roses Red on a simply tiered cake. We love the idea of transforming antique china into vessels for your centerpieces or serving up desserts in teacups. We recommend baking five or six batches to serve 50 guests.
Fresh elderflower apple and ginger ale cocktails. The time of your reception typically between noon and 4pm can indicate your plan to host a tea reception. If you have a morning wedding you may want to have afternoon tea from 1 pm to 3 pm.
Back in the day Cake and punch receptions were a pretty common way to throw a low-budget wedding and the invitation wording would just say something like Cake and punch reception to follow If youre not doing cake and punch you could just say something on yor invitations like Tea party with light snacks to follow although the timing of your wedding is key here too. Schedule about 2 or 3 hours of time for your wedding reception. Kat and Matt wanted their wedding to be relaxed and personal.
Ask guests to bring a small gift for the wishing well that fits with the tea theme. Its not just about the tea serve elegant soft drinks and mocktails as well especially at the height of summer. The bride and the brides mother traditionally host the wedding tea but bridesmaids can also plan the gathering.
Generally speaking the food offering at a traditional afternoon tea party consists of a selection of finger sandwiches a layer of cream cakes and scones with jam and clotted cream. Alternatively write tea reception on your invitations. See more ideas about tea party tea party setting wedding decorations.
For our June Wedding Reception Tea we will serve Raspberry Scones. See more ideas about afternoon tea afternoon tea wedding afternoon tea wedding reception. Tea Party Wedding Dresses.
For a twist sugar flowers and fairy cakes will make lovely additions to your offering and could always double up as delicious wedding favours. What creative or personal aspects did you include in your wedding and reception. If the bride is hosting the tea serves to catch up with and refresh the bridesmaids who often fly in from other areas to attend the wedding.
Kat opted for a flirty polka dot 1950s style dress which she wore with a short veil and natural hair style. Mar 15 2020 – Explore Suerenia Ashfords board tea party setting on Pinterest. For more of a Mad Tea Party vibe choose cups saucers and teapots in vibrant colors and funky flowers like anemones protea or gerbera daisies.
Apr 9 2020 – Explore Theresa Traylors board Tea party wedding reception ideas on Pinterest. Aug 24 2017 – Explore 357732225s board Romantic followed by 193 people on Pinterest. In either case the hosts only invite women from the wedding party or intimate friends.
May 18 2017 – Explore Pam 1 de Ws board Afternoon tea Wedding Reception followed by 149 people on Pinterest. A variety of tea blends to try just remember the tea strainers. Tea party themed weddings are filled with posies of flowers pastel colours and cute rustic signs.
See more ideas about tea party tea party bridal shower tea party wedding. In preparation for the event browse thrift stores and vintage shops for delicate tea cups and saucers. If you time your wedding reception to be in the afternoon any time between the hours of noon and 4 pm you can have an afternoon tea party wedding reception menu sure to impress and please any palate without your guests expecting a full meal.
Dainty teacups vintage teapots and luxurious loose leaf teas arent just for afternoon tea theyre the perfect way to play up a rustic or vintage wedding. Serve these delicately browned wedges with homemade Lemon Curd while they are still warm. Collect vintage tea sets from charity shops and fill with flowers or candles for interesting table decorations.
Your wedding cake is truly the star of this reception. Plan to organize a few bridal shower games for fun and to help break the ice when guests first arrive. Send invitations that let your guests know you will have a tea reception rather than a traditional full sit-down meal.
Tea drinkers everywhere rejoice. If your wedding has an Alice in Wonderland theme upcycle old mirrors as table and menu displays. They had a church ceremony followed by a reception at Parkside School Surrey.
Stay away from large structured wedding dresses for a. Below DIY Alice in Wonderland Tea Party Wedding Dessert Station. See more ideas about tea party garden beautiful table settings wedding.
Clockwise- Bridal Musings Bridesmaids and Weddings The Loveat Blovelyevents Jennifer Rizzo Britco. The gardens were a perfect location for our tea party. You could have an afternoon tea party think tea at the Ritz and the glamour of the tea dance.
Serve finger sandwiches thats tiny sandwiches with the crusts taken off petit fours cupcakes tarts and your wedding cake.