This is week 5 of Gracious Hospital-i-Tea's Tea Blog-a-Thon. The topic this week is Dressed-to-a-Tea. We are supposed to talk about our favorite outfit to wear to tea or a fantasy tea outfit.
I usually wear a tiered broomstick skirt with a lace blouse. I love long full skirts--they are so romantic. In fact, that is my attire for most outings... My 15-yr. old daughter rolls her eyes when I go shopping because I always come home with another lacey blouse to wear with the skirts I make.This is a photo of me in my favorite lace skirt, lace-trimmed blouse and a linen jacket.
But, if I could have any outfit to wear to tea it would be one of these:
I was privileged to attend the Victoria Bliss Event in Dallas last October and one of the speakers was a collector and seller of antique clothing. These gowns were some that he brought to illustrate the differences in period dresses. I would love to attend a vintage dress tea and be able to borrow one of these gowns!