Winter shop closure & good egg

Winter shop closure & good egg

Tweet https://www.instagram.com/flockofteacosy/ As mentioned previously, our annual winter shop closure will start January 15th and it will reopen sometime in the spring, when the sun is back and there’s some promise in the garden.  The Contact Form at the...
New Year’s egg cosy…

New Year’s egg cosy…

Tweet Happy New Year to you!  On this brand new first day of 2017 (and it’s a glorious, blue-sky, sunny day where I am) which happens to be a Sunday, even more perfect as a lazy, long-breakfast kind of a day, a mention that the flock’s small tea cosy works...
Ship Deadlines soon…

Ship Deadlines soon…

Share Tweet   There’s no snow yet here, but I’m still starting to feel the holiday cheer.  Making the first batch of shortbread today. Next Monday is the shipping deadline for regular shipping to destinations in North America — ie: Canada and...
Tea Tour: Yixing tea pots

Tea Tour: Yixing tea pots

Tweet If you drink oolong tea you’ve probably heard of yixing clay teapots.  They are small unglazed teapots for preparing small, fresh infusions and reinfusions of oolong tea and come in a number of different natural clay colours from the region of Yixing in...
Multi-coloured tea cosies

Multi-coloured tea cosies

Tweet Finally had some time at the work table the other day — more of the colourful “Ribbed” cosy design in the small size. These ones are sized for a small 2-cup teapot but because the design cleverly expands like a puffer fish it can accommodate...
Reasons to love felt…

Reasons to love felt…

Tweet It was love at first sight for me, because of its density and thickness and its vibrant colours, but a number of the reasons to love this beautiful, non-woven wool fabric are invisible.  It’s a renewable resource. Sheep continually grow their wonderful...