Tea Party-Inspired Wedding Ideas We Love

by Libby MacCarthy
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Tea drinkers everywhere rejoice! Dainty teacups, vintage teapots and luxurious loose leaf teas aren't just for afternoon tea — they're the perfect way to play up a rustic or vintage wedding. We love the idea of transforming antique china into vessels for your centerpieces or serving up desserts in teacups. For more of a Mad Tea Party vibe, choose cups, saucers and teapots in vibrant colors and funky flowers like anemones, protea or gerbera daisies. These fun tea-time touches are an easy and fun way to put a unique, playful spin on your reception decor.

Tea Table Names

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Orange Turtle Photography

From the album: A La Jolla Woman's Club Wedding in La Jolla, California

Teacup and Teapot Centerpieces

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The Nichols Photography

From the album: A Retro Rustic Wedding in Austin, Texas

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photo by Paul Johnson Photography

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Paul Johnson Photography

From the album: A Watercolor Inn and Resort Wedding in Santa Margarita, Florida

Vintage Tea Set Table Decor

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Weddings by Two

From the album: A 632 On Hudson Wedding in New York, New York

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Werth Photography

Dessert Served in Tea Cups

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photo by Amy Carroll Photography

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Amy Carroll Photography

From the album: A Vintage Chic Wedding in Battle Creek, MI

A Loose Leaf Tea Bar

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Davidson's Organic

Tea as Favors

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photo by Orange Turtle Photography

Jennifer McMenamin Photography, LLC

From the album: An Elegant Bay Wedding in Stevensville, MD

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photo by Orange Turtle Photography

Studio Austin Weddings

From the album: A Natural Outdoor Wedding in Austin, TX

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photo by Ballad's Photography

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Ballad's Photography

From the album: A Rustic Chic Wedding in Santa Margarita, CA

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