High Tea - Food Service

Once you've got the drinks sorted, it is time to think about the food - or just as importantly, the food service! The delicious mix of savoury and sweet treats in bite-sized pieces that compose a high tea is one of life's great simple pleasures. And nothing makes your food look as delectable as serving it on a mixture of vintage crockery, silver and glass/crystal serving pieces. Our collection includes a wide variety of options to display your high tea goodies, and some beautiful options to eat it with! Please check out some of our collection below.  

Cake plates

Your guest will love enjoying their bite-sized goodies from our authentic vintage English china cake plates. Available in a variety of colours, patterns and sizes, we are sure to have something to suit your needs. Your order will come as an assortment from our collection. Handwash only. 


In a mixture of patterns, some with lace, some crocheted, in whites, ecru and yellows, our vintage napkins are a great finishing piece for your high tea styling. Your order will come as a selection from our range. Please note, as our napkins have been lovingly used over the years, some do have small marks and a touch of wear and tear. Handwash only. 


Our range of vintage china and silver cake servers and tongs will make serving your delicious high tea goodies easy and add a touch of class! We will pick a mixed selection to complement your order. Handwash only. 

Cake platters

You have the cake and other sweet and savoury goodies - so now you need to display them. Our collection of vintage cake and sandwich platters in china, silver and glass/crystal cut are a stunning way to display your food. Handwash only. 

Handled cake stands

If you don't want the tiered look, and think the simple platter is too basic, then perhaps the handled cake stands are the option for you. Easy to assemble and available in a mixture of colours and patterns. Handwash only. 

Pedestal Cake Stands

Looking for some prominence for your key cake on your table - then look no further than our pedestal cake stands. These are available in glass and silver in different heights, shapes and sizes that can fit your vintage theme. Pick your favourite or we can supply you with an assortment. Handwash only. 

Glass/crystal bowls

We have a large range of cut glass and crystal bowls and compotes to serve your non-finger food options too! Salads, trifles, tiramisu, etc., look stunning served in these vintage pieces.  We'll pick a mixed assortment for your order. Handwash only.  


Platters, trays, goblets, milk jugs, sugar bowls and serving bowls - all in beautiful polished silver. A lovely addition to your high tea table. Many options available, so give us a call to discuss what you are looking for.  

Cake forks

Cake forks are a must for any high tea. We have curated a large variety of silver, silver-plated and chrome-plated vintage pieces in varying designs to complement of our vintage china collection. We will pick a mixed selection to complement your order. Handwash only.  

Tiered cake stands

The look of a high tea is made complete when utilising one or more of our vintage two or three-tiered cake stands. Making it easy to display and most importantly grab your goodies, these are a must for a high tea! We will pick a mixed selection for your order, just let us know if you are after two or three tiered, or a combination! Handwash only. 

Jam/cream dishes

No high tea would be complete without some delicious condiments. Our china, plain and cut glass, and silver jam and cream dishes will provide you will all the options you need to serve your homemade jams, whipped cream and lemon curd - yum!  Your order will come as an assortment from our range. Each dish comes with a spoon for serving! Handwash only. 

Wedding cake knife

You have the bride and groom and the cake, so why not also have a beautiful vintage knife to cut the cake with? Also a beautiful addition for a birthday or other special occasion where cake cutting is a must! 

© 2020 by Your Cup of Tea Vintage Hire

ABN 51 423 710 584

Collection located in King Creek, 


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