Okay, let's just establish this from the get-go: This was an interesting experiment that turned out poorly. I'm mostly posting this to a) record how I screwed it up and b) get the help of others in problem-solving this garment. With that out of the way, let...
Well, I decided to get started on some Christmas gifts I hadn't gotten around to yet. I took pictures during the project, so if you're the crafty sort this might be a nice way to spiff up some simple teaware for the people on your list.
The full contents of the Traveling Tea Box C when it arrived. You may have noticed the blog went silent for a couple weeks. Part of that was a very necessary respite after the Battle of the Earl Greys, but the other reason was that the Traveling Tea Box C m...
Both Jake and I absolutely love this garment, but it is one of the shakiest in terms of documentation. I've been eyeing Nille Glaesel's book Viking: Dress, Garment, Clothing for a while now, but there's no way we can afford $150 for a single book, no matte...
My mother is a truly excellent teacher, and while she battles to keep Social Studies in the curriculum she has fantastic ways of getting her students interested in and curious about history. As part of that, she has asked me to help her with a two-week ward...
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I honestly can't remember the first antique store I ever visited. My parents used to collect Depression Glass, and my earliest memories of antiquing are filled with peering over table tops, balanced on the tips of my toes. I remember the light shining throu...
Earl Grey French Blue by Mariage Frères vs. Silky Earl Grey by Teajo Teas
This is the last face/off before our final round, and I have to say that I'm a little relieved. I didn't realize everything this project was
Earl Grey Black by Teavana vs. Silky Earl Grey by Teajo
Today marks the final face/off of the second elimination round, and after this there will only be three face/offs left until we have our cha
Earl Grey Organic by Mighty Leaf vs. Earl Grey French Blue by Mariage Fr...
We've made it to the third face/off of the second elimination round! The face/offs are getting closer and closer, and soon we will have a wi
Bergamot Rose Laoshan Black by Verdant vs. Earl Grey Impérial by Mariage...
Slated for today is the second face/off in the second elimination round of the Battle of the Earl Greys! Today, two excellent opponents are
Victorian Earl Grey by Simpson & Vail vs. Organic Earl Grey by Teali...
Welcome to the second elimination round of the Battle of the Earl Greys! Today we have a couple fantastic teas ready to go head to head: The
Earl Grey by Arbor Teas vs. Silky Earl Grey by Teajo Teas
Today, in the second-to-the-last of our first elimination rounds, Arbor Tea's Earl Grey is going up against Teajo's Silky Earl Grey. May the
Earl Grey Black Tea by Teavana vs. Earl Grey Supreme by Harney & Sons
Now that I'm finally feeling better, we have some face/offs to get back to! Today Teavana's Earl Grey Black is going up against Harney & Son
Earl Grey Extra by Simpson & Vail vs. Bergamot Rose Laoshan Black by...
Today I'm excited to announce the fourth face/off in the Battle of the Earl Greys, between Verdant's Rose Bergamot Laoshan Black and Simpson
Earl Grey Bravo by Adagio vs. Organic Earl Grey by Tealicious
Organic Earl Grey by Tealicious vs. Earl Grey Bravo by Adagio Today we have the second bout of the Battle of the Earl Greys, where Adagio's