TO A TEA
Fancy a cuppa? Cuisine art director Fiona Lascelles has you covered with the ultimate selection of stylish tea-related accessories.
Fiona Lascelles takes tea time up a notch
A PIECE OF WORK
Korean-born Jinho Jeong’s all-in-one ceramic teapot from Collect, Whitespace gallery. The top cleverly converts to a small cup.
STYLE ON A BUDGET
Check in your local charity store for a piece of 70s pottery. Japanese milk jug, Farro Fresh.
Toast Living Weaver tea infuser from The Object Room.
Spun brass Form Caddy by Tom Dixon – keeps loose leaf tea cool, dry and out of the light. Part of the Form Tea Set, Simon James Concept Store.
Butterfly pea tea, made from a Southeast Asian flower, is a deep midnight blue when water is added; with citrus it changes to a deep magenta/violet. The taste is similar to a smooth green tea. Check out the cocktail featuring butterfly pea tea on page 84. Available at Thai food stores.
Dolce Glass Teapot with long handle and wire infuser, ideal for loose leaf tea. From Coffee and Tea Lovers.
WHITE ON WHITE
Kirsten Dryburgh white teapot, The Poi Room; Meighan Ellis’ Relic wabisabi edge vessel, The Keep; recycled sari pot holder, Everyday Needs.
Hand-forged condiment spoon, Citta Design.