A Perfect Ten: Steep Well

What's for tea, dear? Oolong, rooibos, and Earl Grey in the most enchanting china patterns.

By Diane DeSantis | Boston Home |

10 perfect teacups and tea setsPhoto by Hornick Rivlin

1. Sea Change

Raynaud Cristobal Coral teacup, $112, and saucer, $62, both Bliss Home.

2. Fleur it

Royal Copenhagen Elements teacup and saucer, $125, Bliss Home.

3. Gilded Lily

Nil teacup and saucer, $235, Hermès.

4. The Right Stripe

J. L. Coquet Hemisphere teacup, $178, and saucer, $119, both Bloomingdale’s.

5. Steeped Serpent

Caskata Dragon teacup and saucer, $60 for a set of two, Louis.

6. Wishful Drinking

Dandy Lane teacup, $38, and saucer, $18, both Kate Spade.

7. Garden Party

Iitala Korento teacup, $24, and saucer, $18, both Didriks.

8. About Face

Fornasetti teacup and saucer, $1,225 for a set of six, Louis.

9. Flower Power

Unikko teacup, $22, and Oiva saucer, $22, both Marimekko.

10. Brilliantly Banded

Haviland Laque de Chine teacup, $89, and saucer, $63, both Bloomingdale’s.

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