Whether you need the perfect host/hostess gift for a holiday party, want something tea-related for your own tree, or plan to surprise a tea-loving friend with a pre-holiday little something, any of the suggestions below should hit the spot. – Janis Hashe
Old World Christmas | Teacup Ornament
This charming ornament will grace your tree (or someone special’s) for years to come. The maker specializes in vintage-looking Christmas decor, so if this design is not quite what you like, visit the site for more ideas.
$24.99 | www.oldworldchristmas.com
Wedgewood 2021 | Figural Iconic Teapot Ornament
Trim the tree with this tiny Wedgwood teapot, a new Christmas tree decoration for 2021. The pot is crafted from porcelain in signature Wedgewood blue and white. Comes boxed, and hangs on a white satin ribbon carrying the message “Magical Wedgwood Christmas.”
$35 | www.crystalclassics.com
Etsy | Vintage Silver Spoon Ornament
The Maltese Manor shop on arts-and-crafts site Etsy offers this ornament made from a vintage silverplated teaspoon. Each one is hand-stamped individually, and you can specify what you would like on the spoon. The artisan notes: “Each letter is stamped individually and may not always be perfect, but it will be unique!”
$16.50 | www.etsy.com
Keystone Steel Co. | Teabag Ornament
Now, this one is really a unique find: A teabag outline carved in steel! Says the maker: “Because we use recycled steel, each piece will be unique and may have slight markings or patina. All ornaments come with twine and a gift tag ready to hang or give.” This ornament is made out of steel, so we recommend storing in a low moisture area. Because we use recycled steel, each piece will be unique and may have slight markings or patina.
$10.50 | https://keystonesteel.com
Support PBS | Holiday Teacup & Saucer Ornaments
Support public television and give your holiday decor that touch of tea with this set of six miniature porcelain teacups and saucers ornaments in red berry and poinsettia designs, complete with delicate gold borders. A gold string for hanging is included on each cup handle.