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Tea Bag Favors

Martha Stewart Weddings, 2000

Buy your favorite teas in bulk, or devise a blend to your liking, then decant it into packets large enough to brew an entire pot. Attach a homemade tag inscribed with a fitting message to a length of embroidery thread, which can be sealed into the seam of the tea bag.

Comments (15)

  • gutzgirl 3 Jun, 2009

    use soy based ink it is non-toxic and safe

  • herobhana79 21 May, 2009

    How do I make the tea bag tags? Is there a type of ink that is non-toxic and is there a particular type of paper that can get wet without leaking?

  • Christina1 2 May, 2009

    I found tea bags on localharvest .org

  • katandwyatt 1 May, 2009

    where do i buy the empty tea sachets?

  • sunkisses 2 Mar, 2009

    I ALREAYD AHVE TOKEN BUT WANT TO GIVE THESE ON MY RECEPTION, when should we give it? wouldn't it be odd to give tea bags during the reception?

  • lbschultz 26 Feb, 2009

    if you write on the tea bags, wont the ink get in the tea?

  • ccucumber 18 Feb, 2009

    I did a different variation of this by wrapping single serve tea bags in wrappers I made and printed on my computer. The front of the tea bags had a picture of a heart shaped sugar cube on a spoon above a tea cup and had the inscription "love for all eterni"tea"" On the back side of the wrapper, the top is our names and the date and another picture on the bottom flap. It was super-easy to make using excel, my personal printer, and a glue pen. Everybody who has seen them LOVES them.

  • shroads 18 Feb, 2009

    How could you do this with coffee?

  • talquin 18 Feb, 2009

    Use tea bags with tag and attach your tag over existing one. I used this idea for a Mother's Day Brunch. Worked well.

  • crpardue 18 Feb, 2009

    How is the string attached to the tag. It doesn't show how it is attached?

  • waltbran 18 Feb, 2009

    Not very much in the way of directions...

  • rpenka 18 Feb, 2009

    Where do you find the packets/bags?

  • ltlliz 18 Feb, 2009

    Yes, it says "love is brewing." On top it says "earl grey tea" and on the bottom the date.

  • ltlliz 18 Feb, 2009

    Yes, it says "love is brewing." On top it says "earl grey tea" and on the bottom the date.

  • jenniferlhammond 18 Feb, 2009

    What does this message above "love is brewing" say?