Like the Mad Hatter says, it’s “always tea time”—especially when you have these exceptional vessels to serve it from.
Uplift Tea Kettle
Pouring a cup of tea has never been easier—the lid pops open when you tip this kettle, so no need to touch a hot surface. The addition of cork to the stainless steel exterior offers a chic upgrade to this classic piece.
To buy: $80, oxo.com.
Let your guests know exactly what type of tea is brewing by labeling the exterior of this handcrafted stoneware pot with chalk.
To buy: $20, pier1.com.
Enamel Coffee Pot
Taller than a traditional teapot, this stove-to-table Japanese carafe offers up a modern look.
To buy: $145, brookfarmgeneralstore.com.
Sapphire Cast Iron Teapot
Cast iron is a kitchen staple, but with its blue hue, this everyday teapot turns into a striking statement piece. Its interior is lined with porcelain enamel to prevent rusting.
To buy: $25, worldmarket.com.
Chantal Classic Copper Tea Kettle
Yes, it's a splurge, but this elegant and classic kettle won't go out of style.
To buy: $195, crateandbarrel.com.