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Texas TEA & TRAVEL Summer 2015 Issue

Texas TEA & TRAVEL Summer 2015 Issue

May 7, 2015 – 6:54 pm | Edit Post

What is a Texas Summer?
If you are new to Texas, summer can be the most challenging of the seasons. It brings the heat, pesky bugs, high humidity, kiddos at every …

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TRAVEL

Fun cultural travel for those who enjoy the fineries in life. Find a Bed & Breakfast, museum or simply mozey out for a drive.

Antiques

The modern tea traveler loves a good vintage find. Great spots to discover hidden antique treasures in Texas.

QUILTING

Crafters rejoice! Texas quilt shows and quilt stores offer the latest fabrics along with great classes.

FESTIVALS

Come to our festivals -Travel all around the region to celebrate our flowers, harvests, history and people.

TEA SHOPS

Gracious shops and tea rooms who have a passion for teatime, from Country to Asian to European.

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Date/Time Event
05/24 - 05/31
All Day
Quilt at Sea with Rockport Tours, Bear Thread Designs
06/02
All Day
A Celebration of American Quilts, Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia
Colonial Williamsburgh, Williamsburg Virginia
06/02 - 06/08
All Day
Celebrate the American Bride, Chic Cherie, Plano
High Street Antique Mall, Plano Texas
06/02
All Day
Clementine Hunter Murals, Natchitoches
Northwest Louisiana History Museum, Natchitoches Louisiana
06/02
All Day
Exhibits at Texas Quit Museum, LaGrange
Texas Quilt Museum, La Grange Texas
06/02
All Day
Louisiana Quilt Trail
The Art Center, Ponchatoula Louisiana
06/05 - 06/06
All Day
Cookin’ on the Cane BBQ Competition
Downtown Natchitoches, Natchitoches Louisiana
06/05 - 06/07
12:00 am
Girls Getaway Weekend
Natchitoches Historic District, Natchitoches Louisiana
06/05 - 06/07
All Day
Girls’ Getaway Weekend, Natchitoches
Natchitoches Historic District, Natchitoches Louisiana
06/06
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
First Saturday Arts Market, Houston
First Saturday Arts Market, Houston Texas
06/06 - 06/07
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
47TH ANNUAL GINGERBREAD TRAIL
Waxahachie Gingerbread Trail, Waxahachie Texas
06/09
All Day
A Celebration of American Quilts, Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia
Colonial Williamsburgh, Williamsburg Virginia
06/09
All Day
Clementine Hunter Murals, Natchitoches
Northwest Louisiana History Museum, Natchitoches Louisiana
06/09
All Day
Exhibits at Texas Quit Museum, LaGrange
Texas Quilt Museum, La Grange Texas
06/09
All Day
Louisiana Quilt Trail
The Art Center, Ponchatoula Louisiana
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True Tea Lovers Steep Ahmad

May 27, 2015 – 5:33 pm | Edit Post
Ahmad Tea has taken this expertise to offer a convenient way of making delicious and refreshing iced tea, a staple for Texas summer heat.

Ahmad Tea has taken this expertise to offer a convenient way of making delicious and refreshing iced tea, a staple for Texas summer heat.
Founded on a passion for the finest …

Waxahachie’s Home Tour

May 25, 2015 – 6:02 pm | Edit Post
Waxahachie Ginger Bread Historic Home Tour

Waxahachie’s Home Tour Celebrates Storybook Charm
Don’t miss the chance to experience five of Waxahachie’s architectural works of art, along with the antiques and arts and crafts featured in the 47th …

Celebrate Wedding Month

May 21, 2015 – 6:37 pm | Edit Post
American Brides Show in Plano

Celebrate Wedding Month with a Bridal Tea and Vintage Bridal Fashion Show in Plano
A wedding gown made of feathers and other antique and vintage bridal fashion masterpieces are among the …

Miss Ima’s Legacy

May 20, 2015 – 7:25 pm | Edit Post
Varner Hogg House

By Angela Pfeiffer, Curator
Varner Hogg Plantation Showcase Texas History and Attest to Miss Ima’s Legacy
Donated to the State of Texas in 1958 by philanthropist Ima Hogg, the Varnerz Hogg …

Step Into The Garden

May 18, 2015 – 2:36 pm | Edit Post

For a Captivating Tea at the Dallas Arboretum
By Stephanie Miller
The Dallas Arboretum is one of the most serene and picturesque botanical gardens in the country, overlooking beautiful White Rock Lake, …

Tea Mail

May 13, 2015 – 1:25 am | Edit Post
27th Annual Mad Hatter’s Tea Benefits Women’s Council of the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden and A Woman’s Garden

27th Annual Mad Hatter’s Tea Benefits Women’s Council of the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden and A Woman’s Garden
This Spring-time tradition took place on April 9, featuring a fashion …

Lady Carnarvon’s First Trip To Houston

May 8, 2015 – 4:03 pm | Edit Post

HIGHCLERE CASTLE, Best Known as Downton Abbey
By Heather Clary
Lynn Wyatt and the Houston Public Media Foundation hosted Highclere Tea, with special guest, Lady Carnarvon, Countess of Carnarvon of Highclere Castle …

Texas TEA & TRAVEL Summer 2015 Issue

May 7, 2015 – 6:54 pm | Edit Post
Texas TEA & TRAVEL Summer 2015 Issue

What is a Texas Summer?
If you are new to Texas, summer can be the most challenging of the seasons. It brings the heat, pesky bugs, high humidity, kiddos at every …

5th Texas Tea Affair in Galveston

April 28, 2015 – 10:03 am | Edit Post
Best Mothers' Day Gift - Texas Tea Affair

Mother’s Day Tea Is Always a Great Last Minute Idea
Since we’ve had a long winter, Mother’s Day will come fast this year.
Are you ready?
For those of you blessed …

Quiting Corner

April 26, 2015 – 9:38 pm | Edit Post
Texas Quilt Museum

The tried-and-true adage that “everything old is new again” takes on new meaning at the Texas Quilt Museum for winter
“Selections From the Book 500 Traditional Quilts” features 36 works included …