Tea with Victoria

Today on the last Tuesday of October,

I had tea with an older copy of a favorite magazine, Victoria.

I chose a teacup which has richer colors to match the season.
It also displays a center pink rose in participation with
Rose Chintz Cottage support for breast cancer awareness month.
The trim is navy with gold gilding; made by Paragon.

  I have two stacks of back issues that are hard to part. 
I actually moved them from one house to another.
This issue is from October 1991. 
Dusty pink flowers on the cover.
While glancing through the pages, I came across this photo of
attractively displayed matching cups and saucers.
Victoria is over-the-top for seasonal photography.
 

This posting is not as timely as I prefer,
but I look forward to later joining

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4 thoughts on “Tea with Victoria

  1. Hi Jill,What a beautiful teacup! The navy and gold embellishment with a rose in the center of the cup and saucer is simply elegant. I have a stack of Victoria too however mine only go back as far as 2001. Lots of eye candy regardless and I always look forward to a new issue. Thank you for joining me for my Pink Tea in honour of breast cancer awareness. Wishing you a lovely day.Blessings,Sandi

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  2. Hi Jill! Thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving a comment–I was afraid people were getting tired of my posts, especially since I got so behind schedule! Your teacup is gorgeous! All that gold-wow! Is the rim around it a dark blue too? I really like Victoria too–although I definitely don't go that far back! I had a subscription a couple of years ago (I think I got a deal because of Tea Time) but I recently started it back up again and I've really been enjoying it. I can't wait to see your fall tea party once you post it!

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  3. Hi Jill…I have moved 3 times with an ever growing pile of Victorias! It's a point of bewilderment for my husband. But we know why, don't we?! Love the teacup. Beautiful! Would love to have you link at Tuesday Cuppa Tea…open until Sunday.Ruth

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  4. Hi Jill,I love Victoria magazines too and don't have many of them but have a stack of Romantic Homes Magazines. Your teacup is so rich and elegant. It is absolutely beautiful! Happy Tea Day! Karen

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