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The Teacup Attic 2019 Christmas Look Book

The Teacup Attic 2019 Christmas Look Book

It’s here! The Teacup Attic 2019 Christmas Look Book is finally here. We are so happy how things turned out. If you are new to The Teacup Attic, we work all year long to gather beautiful Christmas inspired products to present this collection and here it is. And...
Afternoon Tea At The Empress Hotel

Afternoon Tea At The Empress Hotel

One of Canada’s Most Picturesque Cities No visit to Victoria, British Columbia would be complete without indulging in Afternoon Tea at the Empress Hotel. Found on the waterfront of this picturesque small city of just under 100,000 residents in Canada’s...
1st and 2nd Quality China

1st and 2nd Quality China

Quality Control As a collector, you may have heard the terms 1st quality and 2nd quality china Just like factories grade meat or other products, porcelain is also set into categories according to quality. Some manufacturers will go beyond 1st and 2nd quality china and...
Use Your Fine China

Use Your Fine China

Be Thankful Today in Canada, we celebrate Thanksgiving. I personally have a lot to be thankful for this year. I am very thankful for my family and to live in such a wonderful country. I am also thankful for the business I have built with my husband, Rick, who is by...
What is Crazing?

What is Crazing?

Crazing on dinnerware pieces is never okay You may have heard of crazing but what is crazing? You may have heard it called crackling or even, heaven forbid, grazing. Perhaps, you’ve been told that it is minor or okay and not to worry about it because it adds...
How To Remove Adhesive Tape From Teacups

How To Remove Adhesive Tape From Teacups

Years ago, you sometimes toted your own teacup to an afternoon card game or gathering. To make sure that you got it back, you used some adhesive tape or bandaid tape to write your initials. It is brilliant. It gives you a surface to display your ownership and I assure...
The 175th Annual Richmond Fair

The 175th Annual Richmond Fair

175 Years To Celebrate The 175th Annual Richmond Fair is symbolic of this region in Eastern Ontario, built from the ground up with tightknit communities standing side-by-side with larger centers. The Annual Richmond Fair is no longer just a venue to exchange on...
How To Buy Vintage China Online

How To Buy Vintage China Online

I am here to tell you how to buy vintage china online. If truth be told, however, I would always want you to buy vintage china from me. Although, I completely understand that sometimes I don’t have what you are looking for or another opportunity presents itself....
Don’t Hold My Vintage Teacups Hostage

Don’t Hold My Vintage Teacups Hostage

Well that’s a strange way to start a story, isn’t it? I thought so too until it happened to me. I never thought that someone would hold vintage teacups hostage. Here’s how it goes. Looking For Love in All The Wrong Places When acquiring stock for our...
Royal Albert King’s Ransom

Royal Albert King’s Ransom

Which Came First? Many Royal Albert fans are quite familiar with the Old Country Roses pattern. But have you heard of Royal Albert King’s Ransom? It would be easy to assume that King’s Ransom is one of the many variations that followed after the 1962...
How To Clean And Maintain Your Fine China

How To Clean And Maintain Your Fine China

This week we present the first installment on how to clean and maintain your china. There is something to be said for the sumptuous simplicity of afternoon tea shared with those we love, warm and unhurried, each sip savored from a dainty china cup. Teacups and saucers...
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