Category Archives: Tea

Take Heart Valentine Quilt and Tea Cozy

In 1989, I made this heart inspired quilt for my dad when he was having a pace-maker implanted. Twenty-five years later, I revisited the fabric scraps and mixed them with other scraps to make this tea cozy! Combine the strip … Continue reading

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Twofer Tuesday – Wake Up and Smell the Coffee Quotes

I’m a tea drinker, but I wanted to share these great coffee quotes. “In Seattle you haven’t had enough coffee until you can thread a sewing machine while it’s running.” ~ Jeff Bezos and “I believe humans get a lot … Continue reading

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Something’s Brewing in Teadom

Here’s a nifty product for brewing loose teas. It even filters the tiny bits that manage to escape the metal strainers. Tea Zaanti sells paper filters which are open on one end. You fill it with a teaspoon or two of … Continue reading

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Tea Cozy with a French Twist

I made a slightly larger tea cozy because I didn’t think I had enough of these tea pot warmers in my collection (see previous post). The blue tea cups on a background of brilliant yellow give the cozy a French … Continue reading

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A St. Patrick’s Day Tea

~ Happy St. Patrick’s Day ~

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Mini Tea Cozies So Sweet You Won’t Need Sugar

My tiny 1 1/2 cup teapot was in need of a cozy. It swam in a regular-sized cozy, so I decided to make one (or two) to suit it. The pattern measures 9 inches by 11 1/2 inches before sewing. … Continue reading

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Party Animals

After having a lovely chicken chutney salad and tea at the Teaism Tea House in the Dupont Circle section of Washington, DC, I came across these party animals! The elephant was part of art exhibition in 2002. The panda sat by the Spanish … Continue reading

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