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Tea in Texas Winter 2014 Issue

Tea in Texas Magazine Winter 2014 Issue

November 3, 2014 – 9:41 pm | Edit Post

Merry Christmas Friends,
Sometimes it’s easy to take for granted how much fun there is in Texas. Here is Tea in Texas Magazine’s Winter 2014 Edition.
Sure, it’s harder and harder to find places that haven’t been explored, …

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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.

Date/Time Event
09/30
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Women, Art & Social Change: The Newcomb Pottery Enterprise, Stark Museum of Art
The Stark Museum of Art, Orange Texas
09/30
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Reflecting the Times, W.H. Stark House, Orange
Stark House, Orange Texas
09/29
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Countdown to Christmas, Texas City
Cactus Quilts, Texas City Texas
09/29
11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Harvest Tea at The Dallas Arboretum
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Garden, Dallas Texas
09/29
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Split Nine Patch Quilts from the Pilgrim Roy Collection, National Quilt Museum, Paducah, KY
The National Quilt Museum, Paducah Kentucky
09/29
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Louisiana Quilt Trail
09/29
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
A Celebration of American Quilts, Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia
Colonial Williamsburgh, Williamsburg Virginia
09/29
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Texas Art Quilts and Modern Masterpieces, Institute of Texan Cultures, San Antonio
Institute of Texan Culture, San Antonio Texas
09/29
All Day
Split Nine Patch Quilts from the Pilgrim Roy Collection, National Quilt Museum, Paducah, KY
The National Quilt Museum, Paducah Kentucky
09/28
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
High Tea at Mad Hatter’s Tea Room, Caldwell
Mad Hatters Tea Room, Caldwell, Caldwell Texas

Add a Few Stars to Your Christmas Celebration

November 26, 2014 – 5:45 pm | Edit Post

by visiting the My Stars!
Antique Quilt Exhibit at the Bosque Arts Center in Clifton. The exhibit, on loan through the Texas Quilt Museum, opens Saturday, December 6, in conjunction with the Norwegian Country Christmas Tour in …

Visit McKinney’s Delightful Homes this Winter

November 24, 2014 – 5:18 pm | Edit Post

McKinney’s tradition of opening historic homes to the public during the holidays began in 1973, when the Heritage Guild of Collin County opened their homes to raise money to purchase the 1916 Dulaney House and …

Tea at the Ready, Tack on Tea

November 21, 2014 – 4:40 pm | Edit Post
Tea at the Ready

by Paula Myers
The holiday season is upon us and one glance at the calendar makes it disappointingly clear that there is no time for that lavish tea you’ve been dreaming of hosting this year. The …

Antiques Abound at Canton’s First Monday

November 19, 2014 – 3:58 pm | Edit Post

by Stephanie Miller
Shoppers who love antiques find endless possibilities in the 450-acre treasure trove that is Canton’s First Monday.
Held the weekend before the first Monday of the month in this convenient East Texas destination, First …

Terrell Invites You to Christmas in a Small Town

November 17, 2014 – 3:59 pm | Edit Post
Christmas in Terrell, Historic Home Tour

Some of Terrell’s loveliest historic homes, decorated for the holidays, are featured in the December 6 “Christmas in a Small Town” tour.
Terrell, a city just outside of Dallas that was incorporated in 1874, has lovely …

Winter Book Review

November 13, 2014 – 7:40 pm | Edit Post
Winter Books and Tea

By Janet Pool
With the festive holiday season fast approaching, are you looking for fabulous gift ideas? If books are high on your gift list the following selections offering adventure, history, mystery, and delectable tea treats …

Celebrate All Along the Festive Trail of Lights

November 11, 2014 – 8:57 pm | Edit Post
Louisiana Festival Trail of Lights

Louisiana’s festive Holiday Trail of Lights brings you a not-to-be-missed calendar of events.
Light festivals, music and parades, historic homes and charming shopping districts, museums and performing arts, and even a German Christmas Festival. The …

Tea in Texas Magazine Winter 2014 Issue

November 3, 2014 – 9:41 pm | Edit Post
Tea in Texas Winter 2014 Issue

Merry Christmas Friends,
Sometimes it’s easy to take for granted how much fun there is in Texas. Here is Tea in Texas Magazine’s Winter 2014 Edition.
Sure, it’s harder and harder to find places that haven’t been explored, …

Missouri Tea Travelers Group Tours East Texas

October 31, 2014 – 7:56 pm | Edit Post
Tea Mail

The Missouri Tea Travelers, a group of tea enthusiasts who enjoy traveling to different parts of the country to enjoy tea, historic homes and theater, chose East Texas as its travel destination last Spring.
The ladies …

Toddler Tea Time

October 30, 2014 – 8:47 pm | Edit Post
Mad Hatter

By Elizabeth Cerda
What’s that I hear? I thinkI hear a voice coming from the woods. “Oh dear! Oh dear! I shall be too late!” said the Rabbit as he took a watch out of its …

Set the Scene for Creepy Guests

October 29, 2014 – 4:16 pm | Edit Post
Creepy Guest

By Rose Ann Cook
It’s a dark, chilly October evening. You are wearing your comfy robe and curled up in your favorite chair, watching a spooky movie. You are munching on warm baked cookies and drinking …

MESSENGERS OF OUR NATION’S HISTORY: Civil War Era Quilts

October 28, 2014 – 8:56 pm | Edit Post
Civil War Era Quilts

Quilts from the Civil War era are like a message in a bottle from a poignant period in our nation’s history.
By Stephanie Miller
The Civil War was fought from April 12, 1861 to May 9, 1865. …