Bee & Tea
Bee & Tea, Studio 31, Craft Central, 33-35 St John’s Square London, EC1M 4DSExquisite prints, paintings and Homeware – TEA TOWELS, APRONS, BAGS and MUGSALL MADE in ENGLAND based on Bridget Chetwynd’s botanical paintingsBee & Tea is a British design company specialising in stylish gorgeous homeware, and apartnership between sisters, Natasha and Bridget Chetwynd. Bee & Tea’s homeware rangefeatures high quality 100% cotton tea towels, aprons and bags, and fine bone-china mugs, alldesigned by Bridget Chetwynd based around her exquisite botanical paintings and handmadein England. Bridget and Natasha felt it was important to support small English manufacturersand save on air miles so have had their mugs made in a factory in Stoke-on-Trent run by threebrothers and the fabric products made in a small friendly manufacturer in Lincolnshire.Since graduating from Wimbledon School of Art, Bridget Chetwynd has worked extensively asa theatre designer, children’s book illustrator and designer of best selling greetings cards forCamden Graphics.Drawing on Bridget’s background in painting and design, and her strong aesthetics, eye fordetail and sense of humour, Bee & Tea products combine vibrant bold colours with theminimalism of Japanese design and the checks of classic kitchenware, around the delicate andbeautifully painted still lifes and floral themes that have long featured in Bridget’s card designsand gallery exhibitions.Stockists include Heals, Pomegranate, Sublime, Ingestrelodges, The Garden Museum, Lambeth London,Ingestre Stables and stately homes including Doddington Hall, Levens Hall in Cumbria andthe Chateau de Bosmelet in Normandy: Regular visits to their Granny in school holidaysinspired in them both a deep love of flowers, gardens, interiors, beautiful objects, home-grownproduce and cooking, which is reflected in how they decorate their own family homes and thefirst Bee & Tea range.New products include original watercolour paintings (the inspiration for the homeware range)and limited edition prints signed by the artist as well as a new greeting card range.Bee & Tea’s quality products for the kitchen combine elegance, practicality, durability andbeauty. Their mixture of modern and time-honoured design touches and detailing will appealto anyone with an appreciation of stylish homeware and interiors, both past and present andBridget hopes the Bee & Tea range will bring you pleasure each time you use them andenhance your home.For further information please contact:Bridget Chetwynd on Mobile: 07931 firstname.lastname@example.org
Bee & Tea Homeware is designed and handmade in England based on Bridget Chetwynd's original botanical watercolour paintings. The range includes archive quality limited edition colour giclee prints signed by the artist, and a gift homware range of tea towels, bags, aprons and mugs all handmade in England using sustainable inks and full colour screenprinting processes.