After the stillness of a long winter, spring somehow manages to catch us by surprise. Suffused with light, the garden bursts forth—revealing new growth in a shifting kaleidoscope of blossoms. Find alfresco teatime inspiration in our book The Art of Tea, at https://bit.ly/theartofteabook.
A gleaming pair of blue-and-white Herend USA rabbits preside over our springtime gathering, allowing a rose-crowned teapot by the same maker to take center stage. Find our menu of sweets and savories befitting this seasonal soirée at https://bit.ly/marchapril2023.
When a transplanted Brit hosted an open house to celebrate royal nuptials, her guests admired the merry mix of English china she chose for the table settings. She turned that artful idea into a thriving business. Learn more about Vanessa Gilbreath and VintageEnglishTeacup.com at https://bit.ly/endlesspatternplay.
What better way to welcome the coming spring season than with a cheerful cup of tea! Discover a new favorite flavor no matter your palate thanks to our Exclusive Victoria Specialty Teas, including four blends presented in charming reusable canisters. Collect yours today at https://bit.ly/victoriateablends.
"Gardening is a sort of metaphor for so many areas of life," says Writer-in-Residence Sally Clarkson. "What we plant with intentionality, water with love, and cultivate over time is what will grow throughout our lives." Read her thoughts on the importance of female friendships in our March/April issue. Subscribe at https://subscriptions.victoriamag.com/
Tuck roses into a cloth napkin for a grace note that lends beauty and fragrance to our alfresco fête, where fresh-cut bouquets draw the eye to a table brimming with blossoms. Find inspiration for dressing your table in springtime delights at https://bit.ly/3BG46pA.
The Merrion Hotel Dublin boasts luxury lodging, fine dining, and historic atmosphere. In the gracious surroundings of the drawing rooms, guests are treated to a slice of miniature artwork inspired by the nineteenth-and twentieth-century pieces displayed throughout the property, or by figures from the hotel’s past. Read more about this historic auberge at https://bit.ly/merrionarttea.
Amid the priceless luxuries of amity and repartee, toast teatime guests with an array of desserts at a celebration fit for royalty. Find similar inspiration for entertaining loved ones in our special issue, Teatime Bliss, at https://bit.ly/3BG46pA.
May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love.” —L.O. Baird • • • Happy Valentine’s Day! We wish you all a lovely celebration with those you hold dearest!