Summer is in full swing and the time for outdoor tea parties has come.  Planning an outdoor event is simple if you have good suppliers.  Today’s post focuses on Etsy and the many great tea party supplies these individual artists offer.  Here are my top 6 summer picks for tea time fun.

Do you have a favorite product or artist with a shop on Etsy?  Add your picks to our comments area.  (be sure they have to do with tea)


Tea Party Birthday Package from MyPink Truffles

Are you hosting a summer birthday party?  If so, a tea party will make fantastic memories but who has all the time?  Etsy artist: mypinktruffles offers complete, customized party packages.

You will receive:

* A custom invitation either a jpg that you can print yourself, or I can print (10 4×6 matte photo style if I print)

* A Custom Thank you note to include a photo from the party either a jpg that you print yourself, or I can print (10 4×6 photo matte style if I print)

* 10 Cupcake toppers (3 photo style, 3 monograms, 2 Happy Birthday, 2 Age)

* 2 Flower Tissue centerpiece (Each centerpiece will include 6 flowers that will ship flat on sticks, a vase and vase filler)

* 5 Buffet Tags

* 10 Favor Tags with hole pre-punched and coordinating ribbon

* 1 Birthday Banner (Happy Birthday “Name,” Name Only (Pictured), “Name’s” Birthday Party, up to three words)

Everything can be customized so you know you will have a memorable party.


Teacup Cookies add a special touch to your tea party.  Charming Treats by Chelsea has some fantastic cookies just for you!


Imagine the reaction of your guests when they see the charming designs of these cookies at your event. And then they will taste them. Prepare yourself, they will be in momentary disbelief. “Cookies this cute never taste this good!” is a frequent compliment from Chelsea’s customers.

These cookies are made with real butter and real vanilla. If you would prefer a different flavor than vanilla, just indicate this during your purchase.”  She offers the option of individually wrapped cookies for party favors or packaged in a dozen to serve at your tea party.


Feeling Crafty?  You will love these printable tea party’s offered by Melangerie Inc.  


The printable garden tea party is designed for a kids party but would certainly work well for a ladies gathering as well.  Upon purchase, a printable PDF will be emailed to you within 48 hours. This party includes the following components (with detailed instructions) that you can print, cut and assemble yourself:


– Invitations

– Paper Tea Hats (kids size)
– 3-D Paper Flowers and Leaves (for decoration)
– 3-D Flower Place Cards (can double as a name tag)
– Doily Table Runner
– Doily Placemats
– Plate Chargers
– Cup Wraps (for 9 oz. paper cup)
– Saucers
– Napkin Rings
– Favor Labels
– Hang Tags for “Tea Bag” Favor Packaging
– 3 Full-Page Patterned Sheets (to be used for plate liners, wrapping paper, etc)
– Happy Birthday Banner (includes a full alphabet and numbers for personalization)

All items featured in this collection are formatted to be printed on 8.5×11 paper in a fuchsia, pale pink and purple color way. Additional images of this printable are available for preview at:

This product is super affordable if you are crafty and just want a little push in the right direction.  All the info is below:


Need A Tea Party Hat?


In my opinion, no tea party is complete without a hat.  A large, elegant hat screams…I am in the mood for fun!  The Original Tree offers a wide variety of quality affordable hats.  Choose your decor.  Your hat base can be white, black or even brown.  Hats are large and in charge!

When you aren’t using your new hat consider displaying it somewhere in your house.  Hats make great interior decor and they ALWAYS get people talking.

Be the “hostess with the mostest” and grab a fun tea time hat.






Teaspoons for the Tea Party!



Vivian’s Treasure loves to take vintage items and update them for a fresh, new experience.   These silver-plated teaspoons are custom stamped with the word “tea.”  The items make great favors or are fantastic to add to your personal tea party collection.  Remember these are vintage items so the spoon patterns will vary.  Vivian works with items from 1900-1950.

Here’s the information:





Dress for Tea!  One size fits most will prepare you for a memorable tea party.




Want to look your best?  Why not choose an affordable, elegant tea party gown?  River of Romansk offers an entire line of simple elegance in a multitude of styles and colors.  For as little as $48 you could be dressed like a vintage couture ready to serve your guests in style.

River of Romansk is whimsical, romantic and enchanting and the owner desires to recreate an era of dainty loveliness; of sash and ribbons, satins and laces.. all of which are reminiscent of a time more dreamy and innocent.

A beautiful dress is unforgettable. It has the magic to transform and the power to take our breath away. I hope you commemorate each and every precious memory with pieces from River of Romansk – memories which would serve you with a smile many months and many years down the road!

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