Summer shipping 2019

Yes, like a lot of you here in the northern hemisphere, I'm in and out of town visiting the lake country to try and keep cool and enjoy our fleeting warmer months. Orders are shipped in and around those times.  Site-wide notices will let you know what those dates are....

MacGyvering oolong in the County

Just back from a few days down in the County where we went on a picnic down at the old Lakeshore Lodge part of the Sandbanks park. We had some wonderful Taiwan High Mountain Oolong from Bei Shan with us. Traditionally oolong is prepared in a small, clay teapot with...

Tea in a Model T

Hey, it's almost summer solstice, and finally starting to feel like summer in these rainy parts. A recent afternoon laydown on a comfy, cottage divan brought me to a book on Victorian Toronto and this wonderful antique snap of an impromptu tea party.  How dashingly...

Spring is here and so is SSL…

Welcome spring!  We are so glad you're here. And welcome to Flock of Tea Cosy's newly secure website.  We've (finally) implemented SSL -- you can tell because there's now https and a green padlock icon before all our URLs.  This means your internet connection and...

New French press coffee cozy

New french press coffee cozy design You may have seen this coming but, for Fall 2018, here comes the french press coffee cozy version of our "Baseball" design.  Steeper shoulder curves, same buzzy zig-zag stitching on the dart, simple clean curved profile which looks...

Hello Fall: hello green

New tea cosy colour!  Still lots of summer humidity around here but the Fall colours will soon be upon us.  In the meantime we're thrilled to welcome the perennially fresh Moss Green to Flock of Tea Cosy's "Baseball" design line of modern tea cosies. Coming soon to...

New color: Mulberry Red

New tea cozy color Mulberry Red We're giving this lovely Mulberry red a trial run.  A deep, rich red and a thick and lovely hand-feel. Available in the "Neu" style coffee cosy designed to fit the Bodum Chambord french press coffee maker (8-cup or 12-cup) , and in a...

Cozy hack, trivet test

Tea cozy hack and trivet test. Customers are such an inventive lot.  And helpful. Fits a tall teapot too Recently a customer ordered one of the flock's cosies designed for a french press coffee maker, the 8-cup "Neu" design in Moss Green.  Shortly after receiving it...