Each year, we curate a list of wonderful gifts under $50 for the tea lover in your life. This year’s annual list includes a wide variety of items with the majority being sourced from small businesses. All of the items are available with international shipping. Here is our annual list of the top 10 gifts for tea lovers in 2021.
1. Tea Bombs
Exploding with flavor, it’s an adventure with every treat bomb. This small business was founded by two sisters from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada who were seeking to share their creative take on tea, hot chocolate, and sweets. Offering a unique and luxurious experience through artisan-created bombs, there is a cornucopia of choices ranging from London Fog to Chai Latte, Honey Lemon Ginger, Butterfly Pea Flower, and beyond!
2. The Lady and Lady’s Maid Series books
If you have an interest in vintage china and love mysteries, the Lady and Lady’s Maid Mysteries is sure to be a favorite! It’s a wonderful series that transports you back in time to post-WWI England. Author Alyssa Maxwell and her works have received rave reviews from critics and we are sure that you will love them too. If you have an avid reader on your gift list, any of these fascinating mysteries would be well received.
3. Hand Stamped Bookmark
Make sure that the bibliophile on your list never loses their page with these lovely handcrafted, hand-stamped spoon bookmarks. Based in Nebraska, CopperPineCo offers a full range of unique and affordable gifts with detailed designs.
Find them on Etsy https://www.etsy.com/shop/CopperPineCo
4. Perpetual Daily Tea Calendar-A Celebration of Tea, Women & Self-Love
An eco-friendly and reusable gift for those who have the well-being of the planet in mind, this perpetual calendar is detailed and filled with 366 days of tea quotes, photos, funny sayings, tips, info, and female empowerment! A perpetual calendar is reusable and never expires! Tea With Tracie is a Canadian-based luxury tea company.
5. Tea Time Magazine
The tea lover on your list will certainly appreciate a copy of Tea Time Magazine. Whether it is an entire subscription or one of their seasonal special issues, readers are always pleased with amazing photographs of vintage china and delicious recipes.
6. Gourmet Baking Kit
Sometimes preparing for the holidays can feel overwhelming. Give your friends and family the opportunity to try new recipes with everything provided in a lovely gourmet baking kit. The innocent baker, a small business based in Canada provides a wide variety of baking kits featuring cookies, cakes, macarons, and a lovely selection of baking tools!
“I have enough tea”, said no tea lover ever. If they say it, they may be fibbing. All kidding aside, good-quality tea always makes a great gift. One of our favorite brands is Harney & Sons. Based in New York state, Harney & Sons offers the highest quality hand-picked, full-leaf teas from the finest tea gardens and estates. There is a wonderful selection of seasonal teas as well as standard favorites.
8. Lace Doilies
An easy and affordable gift, these unique lace sugar doilies are available in a range of different doily shapes. Sweet MarveLace is a small business selling on Etsy and based in Kentucky.
9. Empress Tea Strainer
Did someone say FREE? Yes, FREE! With each purchase of $75 USD or more ($93 CAD) receive a free Empress Tea Strainer, while supplies last. The offer is valid until Dec. 31st. It’s the perfect little extra something-something to gift to a friend or add to your own stash of tea accouterments.
10. Tea Themed Jewelry
A great way to add a little fun to any outfit, these tea-themed jewelry pieces make great stocking stuffers.
We hope you find the perfect gift on our annual Top 10 Gifts For Tea Lovers 2021 and encourage a small business this holiday season.