It can be a cliché, but sometimes the most agreeable thing to do at home is to sit back and relax with a cup of tea. Taking time out with a hot beverage and taking it easy at home go hand in hand, and for the tea lovers amongst us, there are always scores of design ideas for making the experience even more enjoyable.
Here at Homecolours, we feel that attractive mugs and tea-making equipment can go a long way to bringing a sense of harmony to the day-to-day.
The following designer options all do this in style and colour, adding a bright look and luxury craft to enjoying a cuppa.
The above Sara Miller India Mug Collection feature striking illustrations inspired by Sara Miller’s travels to India.
The perfectly detailed birds, palaces and plant life have been hand-painted and printed on the fine China mugs. The 340ml capacity allows for a generous serving of tea from the pot.
Preparing tea is given a glorious design with the Sara Miller India Teapot.
Arriving with ornate architectural details, the fine China teapot is another excellent way to make a comforting brew. Pairing beautifully with the mugs from the same series, friends and guests are sure to be impressed with the visual splendour of the teapot.
A radiant burst of colour is offered at tea time with beautiful Chelsea Collection Tea for One, Green from Sara Miller. The label once again show off its devotion to gorgeous hand painted finery, with details of birds relaxing in a glorious tropical landscape of plants and trees.
Made from 22-carat gold, the detailing sits across a beautifully restful green background. Elegant and perfectly finished, the mug and pot combine to produce a luxurious way to take a break.
A timeless subtlety is provided for making tea with the Kahler Hammershøi Mug.
Drawing on the original designs that have been formulas in Kahler’s workshop since the 1900’s, the minimal and simple drinking vessel is a study in striking pragmatism. The grooves that adorn the mug produce a pleasing and comfortable effect that goes perfectly with serving your favourite teas, coffees or chocolate.
A captivating view of the contrasts between western and eastern ceramic production is provided in detail with the Seletti Fedora Hybrid Mug.
The unique style showcases a truly artistic statement of the decorative shapes that take place in the various industries. The complexities of the making of ceramics is brought out beautifully. The mug offers another thoughtful way to enjoy a break.