again the Crimson Crones enjoyed a wonderful day in Astoria at
the new location of the Windsor Tea House. We enjoyed a
variety of finger sandwiches, scones, desserts, and our very own pot
Schafer, from Powell Butte in central Oregon, gave us a
look at the history of aprons from the 1940’s to the 1970’s.
Bobbe brought her collection of vintage aprons and shared with
us the stories that aprons tell. We heard about women’s
historical roles, fashion trends and more! She brought back
memories of our childhood as we watched slides of aprons of the past,
from granny aprons to beautiful tea aprons.
those who experienced this delightful tea room with us last summer,
has moved upstairs and expanded. They now have a new “Garden
Room” to better
accommodate groups, and their new Tea Bar features a variety
and scones to go too.
you, Linda Brown, for offering this wonderful event for all to