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Guest Picks: It's Tea Time
Does the image of a tea connoisseur include a snobby, nose-in-the-air, pinky-out tea drinker? Oh no. While enjoying the complexity of flavors, colors and reactions tea introduces to the senses, it is also important to enjoy yourself.
— Chris from Mele Cotte
— Chris from Mele Cotte
Tea Party Light - $1,599
Sweet and sassy, this tea cup light fixture is a fun way to brighten my day.
Teacup Chandelier - $1,399
This chandelier is bound to spark conversation, for sure. The shape and combination of cups and spoons presents a a lovely alternative to a traditional fixture.
Chemex Glass Kettle - $70.95
I am saying no to the old-school, enamel kettle my grandma kept on the stove.This hand-blown glass water kettle is too attractive.
Teapot Tea Infuser - $16.50
An infuser is a must-have, so why not a teapot-shaped infuser? It's dainty, yet functional, and perfect for an afternoon tea.
Great White Coffee Condiment Set - $39
Although I drink my tea black, I seem to be in the minority. Having a condiment set for cream and sugar is a necessity for my guests.
Monkey Tea Infuser - $9.95
There is no time for monkeying around. Make tea time fun!
Tea Bag Squeezer - $4.95
I always find it awkward when I squish a tea bag against the side of the cup with my spoon. Now I don't have to anymore!
Tea Time Dishtowel - $4.95
I like cute towels in the kitchen. These dishtowels match my love for the drink and blend with the room's color scheme.
Vacu Vin Tea Stick - $15
It can be awkward preparing loose tea at work. This Vacu Vin Tea Stick lets me do the prep at home. Then, I simply place the tea in a cup of hot water at work and let it brew while I am running around.
MugStir Hanging Spoon - $10.99
I just think these MugStir Spoons are super cute. That is all.
Mesh Ball Tea Infuser, Bee Design - $4.99
While I prefer my tea black, I like to add a little honey when I am feeling a cold coming on. The Mesh Ball Tea Infuser with a honey bee charm is dressed for that very occasion.
Sand Timer, 3 Minute - $2.99
With the pursuit of a perfectly made cup of tea, the three minute timer helps keep me focused and not lose track of steeping time.
Womens Bib Apron, Elegant and Very Feminine by Creative Chics - $38
Drinking tea is classy, and so are the timeless aprons available. There is something so girly about wearing a lovely apron in the kitchen.
I can step out in style with these tea-themed hairpins and head to my favorite outside patio restaurant.
This simple, classy pearl pendant will charm everyone.
Dunk Mug by Mocha - GBP 16.99
What better way is there to keep track of yummy treats than with a two-in-one mug?
Mood Mugs - GBP 8.75
Every morning is different, and being prepared with the perfect mug is paramount. Which mug represented this a.m.? Yawning, for sure.
Hookmaker Teacup Tile For Storage - $30
I can't have just any hook by the door to hold my keys. This teacup hook brings style to the kitchen.
One-Lump-Or-Two Base - $198
Curling up on a comfy chair, a good book and a calming cup of tea brings my evening full circle with the soft light from this tea lamp.