A few months ago, my friend Lucie went to a little place called Thru the Lookin' Glass in nearby Wheelton. She came back with tales of a pretty pink shop with delicious cakes, and was convinced that I would love it. Last weekend we took a trip with our friend Jenny and mini cake maker, April.
The pastel frontage allows you to see into the tea room on one side, whilst paying homage to its previous guise as The Soft Furnisher on the other - a cutesy home furnishing business which is still operated by the owner on the floors above. You can tell this lady has style! Although the dining room has a vintage chic feel to it, nothing is untidy and all the beautiful crockery is fully intact.