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43 Tea Time Innovations

From Mug Submarines to Bizarre Tea Packaging

— February 27, 2010 — Art & Design
Creative tea time innovations help keep getting a cuppa interesting. Everything from cups, kettles and tea bags are getting unique treatment to entice consumers to try herbal or caffeinated alternatives to coffee.

Tea time innovations aren't just limited to the necessary accessories and items needed to throw a tea party but also items that have been influenced by the many benefits of teas such as green, oolong, earl grey, white and herbal.

Implications - Health consciousness is a more important part of many people's daily lives than ever before. Encouraging consumers to choose healthy food and drink alternatives by providing entertaining and aesthetically appealing options is a method that businesses will benefit from since so many consumers are looking for healthy alternatives to their favorite treats.
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Floating Sugar Trios
Floating Sugar Trios
Sugar Time are Specially Designed Sweeteners for Tea Time
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Limited Edition Travel Tea Kit
Limited Edition Travel Tea Kit
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Spherical Steamers
Spherical Steamers
A Coffee Mixer Kettle That Enriches Your Morning Brew
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Black Bark Pots
Black Bark Pots
The 'Wood You like a Cup of Tea' is Naturally Appealing
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Luxury Gift Ideas
Luxury Gift Ideas
Upscale Indulgences from Small Companies and Artists
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Space Age Tea Servers
Space Age Tea Servers
The Alessi Silver Tea and Coffee Server Makes Your Afternoon More Luxurious
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Funky Bottled Tea
Funky Bottled Tea
Bombilla Organics
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Chinese Health Balls as Tea Infusers
Chinese Health Balls as Tea Infusers
Orbs Help You Find Zen and Brew a Beverage
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Terrorist Tea Pot
Terrorist Tea Pot
Balaclava Wearing China
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Green Tea Mattresses
Green Tea Mattresses
Keetsa
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Green Tea Beer
Green Tea Beer
Organic Ineeka Himalayan Brew Wins Best of Show
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Tea Flowers That Blossom (UPDATE)
Tea Flowers That Blossom (UPDATE)
Teaposy Blooming Tea Brews Tranquility
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Instant Tea by Twisting Bottle Cap
Instant Tea by Twisting Bottle Cap
Matcha Tea With A Twist
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Tipping Tea Cups
Tipping Tea Cups
The Jung Dae Hoon 't-Cup' Changes Stance for Optimal Tea Strength
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Mug Submarines
Mug Submarines
The Tea Sub by Ototo Livens Up Your Grandma's Tea Time
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Green Tea Kit Kat in Japan
Green Tea Kit Kat in Japan
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Teacups with Roots
Teacups with Roots
The Life-Like Ambula Tea and Coffee Set by Finding Cheska
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Debris-Free Drinking
Debris-Free Drinking
The Turtle Tea Kettle Prevents Loss of Loose Leaves
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Saying It With Tea
Saying It With Tea
Cheeky Tube Packaging for Bathroom Graffiti Teas
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Teanovative Cups
Teanovative Cups
'Tea Bag Coffin'
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Hands-Free Timed Tea
Hands-Free Timed Tea
Penguin Tea Timer
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Kettle Teapots – When Water Boils, A Pattern Appears on the 'World Kitchen Tea Off' Winner
Kettle Teapots – When Water Boils, A Pattern Appears on the 'World Kitchen Tea Off' Winner
When Water Boils, A Pattern Appears on the 'World Kitchen Tea Off' Winner
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Hands-Free Timed Tea
Hands-Free Timed Tea
TeaCube
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Fake Inflatable Teapots
Fake Inflatable Teapots
Plastic T. Pot
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Tea Hangers
Tea Hangers
Soon Mo Kang Hangs Your Tea Shirts
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Double-Spout Kettles
Double-Spout Kettles
The Emotive Teapot Can Pour From Either End
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Crackpot Teapots
Crackpot Teapots
Mark Switzer's Crazy Eyed Teapot Asks 'Coffee, Tea, or Me?'
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See-Though Teapots
See-Though Teapots
Sorapot Makes Brewing a Potable Art Experience (UPDATE)
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Precision Tea Pots
Precision Tea Pots
Bugatti Vera Kettle Makes the Perfect Cup on Demand
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Space Age Tea Sets
Space Age Tea Sets
Have High Tea With Style With Futuristic Designs
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Bring Graffiti to High Tea
Bring Graffiti to High Tea
Welovekaoru Graffitea Cups
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Wall-Mounted Kettles
Wall-Mounted Kettles
Diamantine
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Blossoming Tea
Blossoming Tea
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Kettles for the Impaired
Kettles for the Impaired
The Rotary Kettle by Adrian Lim is Designed for Those With Disabilities
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Extreme Origami Sculptures
Extreme Origami Sculptures
The Wrinkled World of Paper-Folding
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Velvet Tea Cups
Velvet Tea Cups
KAHLA 'Touch!' Porcelain
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Darkly Sculpted Teapots
Darkly Sculpted Teapots
Richard Notkin Creates Social Commentary Tea Time
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Adorable Animal Teapots
Adorable Animal Teapots
'Tea For Two' Bunny and Panda Tea Sets by Shinzi Katoh
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Taste-Enhancing Eco Cups
Taste-Enhancing Eco Cups
Package Designed to Recycle Tea Bags and Maximize Flavor
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Origami Tea Bags
Origami Tea Bags
Nathalia Ponomareva's Green Berry Tea Looks like Paper Cranes
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Color-Changing Kettles
Color-Changing Kettles
The 'Creativi*tea Kettle' Fires Up With Heat
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Bizarre Tea Packaging
Bizarre Tea Packaging
Mnum's Little People Wear Tea Bags as Towels
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Hipster Tea Sets
Hipster Tea Sets
From the Gory to the Sublime, Cool Tea Sets Make Entertaining Fun
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