Afternoon Tea


My little mam had been saying for ages and ages how she wanted to go out for afternoon tea, and last week as a nice little treat we decided to head to Beamish Hall. How posh?

Cue: hundreds of cups of tea, lots of cute egg mayo sarnies, scones with cream and jam, and far too many cakes


Followed by a nice little wander around the grounds in the sunshine.
(sorry for the bad quality…they were taken on the blackberry)




playsuit: Topshop, cardigan: Topshop, shoes: Oasis, bag: Coach
my mam’s dress is M&S


  1. September 14, 2010 / 11:08 pm

    You are so cute! That sounds like the best tea party ever!

  2. September 15, 2010 / 6:09 am

    I'm not exaggerating one bit when I say this, but, afternoon tea is one of the highlights of my life. Nothing beats it. And I desperately wish we had more tea shops here in California!

  3. September 15, 2010 / 9:45 am

    you look cute..

    please paricipate on the giveaway on my blog..

  4. September 15, 2010 / 1:24 pm

    i always love drinking tea. coke always soothes my moody self, so does the tea.

  5. September 15, 2010 / 1:29 pm

    sounds like a lovely day! I wish we had a place to go to for a tea party! Indiana just has coffee shops that r casual. I do love scones too! delicious!

  6. September 15, 2010 / 3:17 pm

    This looks absolutely fabulous! I'm a bit envious of your afternoon delightfulness, and it seems like you had a general lovely day, while looking darling of course. 🙂

  7. September 15, 2010 / 3:39 pm

    i love going for afternoon tea!!! i always try to find new places and i really enjoy myself going with my girls

  8. September 15, 2010 / 4:30 pm

    What a lovely place.

  9. September 15, 2010 / 4:56 pm

    I'm not a big tea-drinker, but this looks like so much fun! Glad you got to spend some time with your mom.
    Thank you so much for stopping by my blog and for your sweet comment! Yours is fab; I can't wait for more!
    xo Josie

  10. September 16, 2010 / 2:15 am

    you look like you are having such a great time! scones!!

  11. September 16, 2010 / 6:32 am

    What a fun day with your mom:) The tea and snacks look delicious! Love your playsuit, btw:)

  12. September 16, 2010 / 7:33 pm

    OOoh, tea and sandwiches looks so delicious!! Sounds like you had such a wonderful time! xoxoxoxoxoo

  13. September 17, 2010 / 9:56 pm

    Looks like so much fun. It looks like such a pretty place and the tea/food looks delicious.

  14. September 20, 2010 / 6:53 am

    I love tea and sandwhiches and your post! I loved your comment too on my blog, your friend is right, woza wknd! : ) Have a lovely Monday hun xxx

  15. September 20, 2010 / 11:01 am

    oh! i sooo miss afternoon teas! but i have after lunch coffee here in rome instead 😛
    thank you for passing by and leaving your sweet comment!you can catch up with my blog on bloglovin and facebook!
    xoxo from rome

  16. September 20, 2010 / 2:20 pm

    Afternoon tea is one of my absolute favourites! i think I just love the tiered plates…!!


  17. September 26, 2010 / 9:45 am


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