I love tea.
Persian Rose Petal Tea (or chai as it’s called – pronounced cha-ee) to Indian Chai (my grandmother used to make it for me from her days living in India), relaxing Camomile Tea to healthy Green Tea, fresh Mint Tea and dates to detoxing Nettle Tea, English Breakfast Tea to Earl Grey Tea. This tea to that tea. Well, you get the idea. In fact, I once thought about having a blog about ‘tea’ called…(stay tuned!)
In particular, I love drinking it when it is pretty to look at. Half the experience is in the eyes. That is why I love the glass teapot.
It is a simple, sensible and modern design. It’s perfectly pleasing on the eyes, especially for drinking herbal teas (imagine the beauty of a Jasmine flower blooming in the hot water). And it makes an ordinary experience feel like an extraordinary one. The glass teapot, very ‘it’ indeed. Oh, and I just LOVE IT.
All photographs via Me