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Tea in Texas Spring 2015 Cover

Texas TEA&TRAVEL Launches Spring 2015

February 6, 2015 – 8:14 pm | Edit Post

Taking It Outside: Spring Calls Us to Enjoy the Outdoors
AS WE CELEBRATE 10 YEARS OF FOUNDING TEAinTEXAS, WE ARE NOW TEXAS TEA&TRAVEL MAGAZINE FOR A NEW GENERATION OF READERS.
The sublime …

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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
03/06 - 03/08
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Annual Azalea Trail, Houston
River Oaks Garden Club, Houston Texas
03/06 - 03/07
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Quilted Roads of Texas, Cypress
Richard E. Berry Center, Cypress Texas
03/06
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Reflecting the Times, W.H. Stark House, Orange
Stark House, Orange Texas
03/06 - 03/08
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Spring Open House weekend
Historic Downtown Denton Square, Denton Texas
03/07
12:00 am
Basic Smocking, Houston
Buttons ‘n’ Bows, Houston Texas
03/07
All Day
First Saturday Arts Market, Houston
First Saturday Arts Market, Houston Texas
03/07
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Reflecting the Times, W.H. Stark House, Orange
Stark House, Orange Texas
03/07
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Louisiana Quilt Trail
03/07
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Walk Nights, Old Town Spring
Crossroads Collection Tea Room, Old Town Spring, Spring Texas
03/09
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
A Celebration of American Quilts, Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia
Colonial Williamsburgh, Williamsburg Virginia
03/09
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Louisiana Quilt Trail
03/09
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dallas Arboretum Spring Tea
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Garden, Dallas Texas
03/09
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Natchez Pilgrimage
Natchez Pilgrimage, Natchez Mississippi
03/11
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Louisiana Quilt Trail
03/12
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
A Celebration of American Quilts, Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia
Colonial Williamsburgh, Williamsburg Virginia
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Tea Etiquette Q&A

March 3, 2015 – 6:29 pm | Edit Post
Dinner Interview Etiquette

by Penny Ward
QUESTION; I plan to interview for a new job this year and I understand that often lunch or dinner is included as part of the interview process. Could …

Tea At The Ready

March 2, 2015 – 6:40 pm | Edit Post
Texas Afternoon Tea at the ready with Lemon Meringue Shooters

by Paula Meyer
Add a Shot of Creativity!
A Tea at the Ready eye is always on the alert for unexpected ideas to enhance the tea table.
For a fresh twist this spring …

Forever In Bloom

February 27, 2015 – 10:03 am | Edit Post
Gorgeous Paper Roses Courtesy of Claire McAdams

The Art of Paper Flowers
By: Michelle Lindsey
As we move into a world where technology is becoming more of an integral part of daily life, we have gained access to instantaneous …

TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE’S Quilt Collection

February 25, 2015 – 4:28 pm | Edit Post
Texas Department of Agriculture's Quilt Collection 2014- Gifts of the Gulf Quilt

Every other year, the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) invites quilters around the state to pick up their needles and accept a challenge: design a block adhering to a theme …

DSOL Hosts Presentation Ball Mother-Daughter Holiday Tea

February 23, 2015 – 6:59 pm | Edit Post
DSOL Presentation Ball President & Chair

An elegant afternoon tea honoring Dallas Symphony Orchestra League’s 2014 Debutantes was held at the lovely home of Amy and Malone Mitchell on December 18. Guests were greeted by the …

FROM EVERY FIBER

February 20, 2015 – 10:56 am | Edit Post

Following an exciting gallery exhibit in 2013, the fiber arts are returning to the Brazos Valley with From Every Fiber! Artists from across the country are represented in this exhibit, …

Head to St. Landry

February 18, 2015 – 4:32 pm | Edit Post

Spring Shopping And Cultural Events
Spring time in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana offers much for the shopper, art lover and weekend excursionist. After the Courir de Mardi Gras celebrations in Eunice …

When LONDON Meets SAN ANTONIO Its Spring Fiesta

February 16, 2015 – 5:08 pm | Edit Post
This spring will be a floral fiesta on patios across Texas- Spring Garden Party

By Lee Q. Garcia
This spring will be a floral fiesta on patios across Texas! Swathed in the pinks, yellows, and blues of the season, we’ll celebrate Easter, Mother’s Day and …

The Scoop

February 9, 2015 – 11:21 pm | Edit Post
he Chestnut Tree Teahouse Celebrates Christmas with Tea Loving Patrons

The Chestnut Tree Teahouse Celebrates Christmas with Tea Loving Patrons
Christmas High Tea at Chestnut Tree Tea House in Denton is one of North Texas’ cherished tea traditions, and always draws …

A Writer’s Garden

February 8, 2015 – 1:16 am | Edit Post
Women's Council of the Dallas Arboretum

“A Writer’s Garden Valentine Tea” will be held at the Dallas Arboretum on Tuesday, February 10, 2015 – 1:30 to 3:30 pm.
Presented by the Women’s Council of the Dallas Arboretum …