Latest articles by Lily Cooper for Plum Deluxe

Lily Cooper

Overhead view of a white teacup and saucer full of tea with a silver teaspoon resting on the saucer. Three packets of Plum Deluxe loose leaf tea are fanned out to the right of it. In the upper left corner is a stack of books; in the upper right corner are several red roses.

When Does Tea Expire? How to Tell if Your Tea is Fresh


We have all been there: finding ourselves with a plethora of tea on our shelves. With so many different kinds and flavors of tea, it is easy to get carried away and have so much, you can’t go through it all fast enough. However, does tea expire? If so, how can we tell? Does Tea […]

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A quote from Ernest Hemingway is written in cursive on a sheet of tea stained paper. A teacup full of black tea sits next to it.

Tea DIY: How to Tea Stain Paper


Do-it-yourself crafts are always popular and great for those who are on a budget. Whether you are making a gift for your friend or a decoration for your house, it is a really fun route to go down. One great DIY craft every tea lover out there should try is tea staining paper. It gives […]

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A hand pours tea from a pink teapot into a white and gold teacup. A gold spoon rests on the saucer.

Types of Tea List + Caffeine Content

Tea can be a little confusing when it comes to the kinds and caffeine amount. So to put an end to all the questions and wondering, we have compiled a guide on the types of tea and caffeine. Check it out. Tea can generally be divided into these categories: black, dark (or pu-erh), oolong, yellow, […]

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A glass pitcher and two glass mugs filled with tea sit on a white table along with a silver teaspoon and a glass bowl of sugar.

How to Remove Tea Stains from Everything You Love


We have all been there: One minute you are drinking your tea on a crisp morning, and the next minute it has somehow managed to make its way all over your nice shirt. While tea is great to drink, it can be such a pain to get out of clothing. Tea can also be pesky […]

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Loose Tea Accessories + Teaware

Care Packages (Tea Gift Sets)


Sweets & Treats

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