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Perhaps, the English are onto something, because a spot of afternoon tea is right up our alley come 4 p.m. Our backs (and bums) are a little achy from sitting in the same position all day, and our eyes are struggling to focus on the computer screen. But give us some Earl Grey and a madeleine, and we'll be
reciting Proust happy staffers once more!
If you're hoping to serve up some authentic British pomp and circumstance this weekend, get party-ready with 12 tea-time essentials from Zara Home. Don't lie, you totally thought about throwing a party to celebrate the royal wedding and the birth of Prince George. From a three-tiered cake stand to dainty flower-detail teaspoons, click through to shop 12 festive pieces. And heavens, don't forget the scones!