As little girls, we all loved playing dress-up and having tea parties with our friends. Why should that magic have to stop just because the hands of time swung around the clock a few thousand times.
If you're looking for a fun yet oh-so-romantic bridal shower theme, a good old-fashioned tea party just might do the trick. Add the element of dress-up and a vintage French theme and voila, you've got the best darn party theme this side of the Eiffel Tower .
Who could resist an invitation for a day of glamor and elegance in honor of the bride-to-be?
Invite your friends and relatives using any of the following to set the tone.
Vintage French Bridal Tea Invitations
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Do tell everyone to dress up and wear their best hats. Provide several varieties of tea both hot and cold. Serve finger foods and dainty desserts. Use differing patterns of vintage tea cups. You can collect these at thrift stores or ask everyone in the bridal party to bring their set from home.
What other ideas do you have for a fun vintage French tea party shower? Share them here in the comments section.
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The History of Baby Showers
Although the term baby shower is a fairly modern concept, the tradition of welcoming baby and the rite of a woman's transition into motherhood is
something that has been celebrated throughout history.
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The History of Bridal Showers
Did you know that the custom of throwing a bridal shower dates back to the time when dowries were popular? Friends of the woman to be wed began giving what is now known as a bridal shower to compensate women who came from poor families who couldn't afford a proper dowry, or for a woman whose father didn't approve of the marriage and refused to pay.
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