Linda Gaylard is a Certified Tea Sommelier located in the city of Toronto, Canada. She graduated from a comprehensive program of study developed by George Brown College in conjunction with The Tea Association of Canada. During her training, Linda experienced more that 350 hours of focused tastings and workshops as well as training in tea and food pairing, social history of tea and tea garden management.
The Tea Stylist is an ever-evolving weblog that provides readers – whether tea novices or enthusiasts, with knowledge of tea and its culture. You’ll also find engaging articles, reviews and photographs that illustrate tea’s influence on our world and highlight style’s intersection with tea, past and present.
Prior to her tea studies, Linda achieved renown as a wardrobe stylist and influencer within the fashion world. Her experience provides a unique perspective for readers who are seeking a diverse approach to tea appreciation. From tea’s noble past and courtly customs to innovative products and current news, The Tea Stylist makes a thorough examination of the universe of tea.
Here are some recent interviews with Linda
January 4, 2012 Article in the National Post
January 12 2012 Video on CTV News Channel and on the same CTV page an interview with The Tea Stylist by Kieron Lang
Contact The Tea Stylist for
- tea appreciation workshops
- talks on tea and social history
- tea and food pairing
- signature tea blending