Tea is a beautiful drink that can be enjoyed in solidarity or for a ladies’ afternoon. If you know a mum who loves her afternoon cup of tea, this curated list of stunning gift boxes will inspire you with ideas for special occasions like Mother’s Day, birthdays, or Christmas.
Gift sets for tea lovers in Australia
Gold metal stand with wooden base and 4 x fine bone china cups and saucers – what’s not to love about this whimsical package? The stand is inspired by a vintage carousel and does actually spin around.
Serve up your guests in oriental fashion with this classic porcelain ceramic tea set from Australian homeware store April & Oak. Presented in a ready-to-give gift box, every piece has a unique pattern against a beautiful cobalt blue background.
Brewed and founded locally in Melbourne, T2 is every tea lover’s dream. They’re known for having amazing in-store experiences, but did you know they also have beautiful teaware gifts available online too?
From Moroccan mugs and teapots to on-the-go flasks and tea bottles, they’ve got your at-home and travel tea needs covered! Pair their teaware with one of their amazing tea packs and you’ve got a custom gift set ready to go.
Gourmet Basket also has a wide selection of tea and coffee gift hampers, but this luxury Fit for a Queen gift set is perfect for a mum who enjoys a quiet afternoon, nibbling on gourmet chocolates with a hot cup of T2.
- Cristina Re Black & Gold Mug
- Simon Johnson, Dark Chocolate Florentines, 70g
- Harney & Sons English Breakfast Tea Tin – 20 luxurious tea sachets
- Balsa wood sola diffuser flower
You have a choice of three luxurious packaging – Signature Black, For Her, or For Baby – all with ribbon and a gift card. You can also customise the contents by adding cheese, beauty products and other gourmet selections.
LVLY is a Melbourne-based gift company specialising in gorgeous gift sets. Their ‘Cuppa’ set offers sweet treats to go with a cup of organic tea, all packaged in their signature ‘Someone Thinks You’re Awesome‘ kraft gift box.
- White peony rose organic tea 30g
- 2 x ginger cookies
- Stainless steel tea strainer
- Chocolate almonds 200g
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For a royally extravagant tea time experience, give a mum this Princess of Monaco Tea Set that includes a durable borosilicate glass teapot that is resistant to thermal shock, porcelain tea infuser, and candlelight teapot warmer.
The package also includes two artisan hand-tied blooming tea balls which loosen in hot water and open up into a gorgeous flower that is edible too. It makes for a wondrous sight when steeped in the glass teapot.
If the grand style of Monaco isn’t quite your cup of tea (pun intended), try this sophisticated Buckingham Palace Teapot Set. It really adds a lovely accent to tea time, which after all did originate from England in the 1800s.
Teabloom offers its 12 bestselling blooming flower teas in a beautiful gift box for a truly unique tea experience. Each tea pack blossoms into an exquisite flower arrangement when steeped in hot water. All the flowers are edible and made from the finest grade AA tea leaves.
Every pack can be steeped up to three times, making up to 250 cups of tea from this chest of 12 flowers, essentially costing just 10c for a cup of tea.
To re-use a flower, simply remove the blossoms from the water, store it in an airtight container in the refrigerator and use it again within the next 48 hours.
The Madura assortment box of tea is an Aussie local favourite. With 72 tea packets and over 26 different blends, Madura’s award-winning handcrafted teas are made in Nothern NSW.
The sturdy wooden chest also works great as a trinket box or spice organiser once you’ve finished all the teas.