Blackbird Tea Rooms | Brighton, England

~ Blackbird Tearoom ~ Brighton ~ lovingly and painstakingly restored to the owner's idea of what a pre-war tea room would have looked like ~ 30 Ship Street ~ Brighton ~ Sussex ~ England ~


I love how they made the very formal chairs fun by the way they upholstered them; the black stone baseboards against the white walls, the the sweeping victorian staircase the checkered marble floor. Foyer without the staircase facing the front door.


the British version of a brownstone! ~ Downton Abbey, Stone-Cobbled London & The Rolling Hills of Tuscany — Roost

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Wind in the Willows - Ratty Dances A Jig - E.

John Tenniel

Shop Vintage Alice in Wonderland looking for the door Tile created by iBella.

I'm late, I'm late. John Tenniel.

" Sir John Tenniel, Wood-engraving by Dalziel, Illustration for the first chapter of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland (Image Source: www.

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Mole delights in the wonder of a picnic hamper. H Shepard's drawing of The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame

John Tenniel

Alice's giant hand - Alice's giant hand Sir John Tenniel 1865 Wood-engraving by Dalziel Illustration for the second chapter of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland

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The Wind in the Willows: Toad, Mole, Rat, and Badger prepare to invade Toad Hall.

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"There is nothing--absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats." - Kenneth Grahame, The Wind in the Willows, Ch.