We completely fell in love with the official WI tea sets and crockery which we were told dated from the 1930s. Here it is from the day, laid out with WI homemade cakes and floral centre pieces:
Since then I've been slightly obsessed with all things vintage WI and have been stalking eBay for any goodies. Last week eBay came up trumps with a two set piece of side plate and bon bon dish, yippee!
A handy, collectable size too!
I'm using the small dish as a trinket holder...
...which is now home to my vintage, cWWII Women's Institute pin badge, another eBay find from a while ago:
A brand new Worcester city WI has recently formed. The Worcester Belles meet on the 2nd Monday of each month and we're joining! We've been to one very friendly meeting and looking forward to the next. It's a real mix of ages too, we're not even the youngest!