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Where We've Been This Week! "Award-Winning Birmingham Business Launches Online Gift Store"

Hello! We hope you're staying safe and well! It's been another really exciting week for us since our launch! Not only has our Christmas Shop been open for business as we're now a week closer to the big day! (thank you to everybody who has continued to support us during this time!) but we've also been featured across the Internet! We know it isn't a UK thing, but we're feeling quite thankful this Thanksgiving Week! First of all, our Lead Designer Dan's company BEYONDESIGN featured our fresh new branding over on their company LinkedIn which was super exciting! In his weekly review, they chose to talk about our new look and the change of direction as a whole during these crazy...

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"Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again." - C.S. Lewis

There has been many a discussion on the kinds of products we wanted to offer as we've grown from an travelling afternoon tea and event planner, into a fully fledged store (there is much more to come - you'll see!) but the one thing that did always stick with us, was the value of taking time out and gathering with friends and loved ones (the irony of this year has not been lost on us!)

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5 Reasons Why You Should Have A Pretty Odd Afternoon Tea For Your Wedding or Celebration!

Fellow tea & cake fans! Pretty Odd are excited to announce that we’ll be at the fab-ewe-lous Eclectic Wedding Extravaganza in November, & to celebrate we’d like to let you know why we believe that an Afternoon Tea is THE perfect choice for your wedding or special event! 1. People LOVE it! Has anybody ever scoffed at tea & cake?! With a variety of gorge fillings chosen by you - whether it’s a creamy salmon, cucumber & lemony dill cream cheese, a fruity Ploughman’s or a classic Coronation chicken, there’s something for everyone. Complimented by our signature scones coupled with lashings of thick Cornish clotted cream & tangy strawberry jam AS WELL AS a selection of our puds all included...

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Pirates, Witches & A Lot of Calories Later... Our Theme Inspiration Trip To Cornwall!

They do it right down South. Fudge, pasties, cream teas, cider - all the good stuff! & while we were there I ate everything you could possibly put the word ‘Cornish’ in front of. Proud Midlanders, (I do think our tea is better) I must say it was nice to get some sea air into our lungs. I don't know what our obsession is with the seaside - perhaps it’s because residing in Birmingham means we’re like, the furthest point away from any?! (and naturally I want it!) Although I HATE photos of myself, this genuinely was a candid shot of the back of my head. If you scroll down you’ll see my ‘why are you pointing that at me?’...

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