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Enhance the feminine aura of your next coffee klatsch with this charming duo by Kim Parker for Spode. Chicory flowers, popular in many of her designs, inspired the whimsical pattern.
Add a bit of esprit to very special tea times with this cheery set from Rosanna that combines playful dots with a sophisticated shape.
Bring the Irish countryside a little closer with Pfaltzgraff's stoneware sugar and creamer set. The pretty purple tulips and Celtic-style embossments lend cozy notes to your table.
Buffalo China's cherry-red set not only adds a pop of color to your table setting, it also offers a striking contrast to sugar and cream.
Have a serene tea or coffee break with Kate Spade's bone china set. The ruffled-edge design offers a subtle hint of waves at sea.
Enjoy beautiful blooms on your table year round with this porcelain rose-design tea set from Portmeirion. You can practically smell the roses!
Vivid crimson spots, dramatically set against a black background, give Haviland's Asian-inspired set a minimalist twist—for a perfect feng-shui effect.
Photography: Alexandra Grablewski. Shelves from Home Depot. Paint by Behr Paints.