Similar to other kinds of table utensils, tea sets have gone through developmental periods from none-existing to initial development. Changes also include roughness to exquisiteness, complexity to conciseness, and casual design to creative design. Fine tea sets are as intriguing as good tea, because they represent artistic thoughts, professional technology, practical purposes as well as the interests and mind of tea lovers. Choosing modern tea sets must give considerations to its raw material, texture, and its color of outer appearance. You must evaluate a tea set’s function, texture and color so as to find the perfect one. The color of a tea set refers to both the color of the raw material of the porcelain and the color of the decorative pattern. Usually, there are two categories of color, namely cool color and warm color. When it comes to the selection of the color on the porcelain, the most important thing is match of different colors, additionally the color of tea set much be in accordance with the tea. White is most favored in modern tea sets, because it is helpful to identify the color and the brightness of tea.
In the culture of tea ceremony, tea, tea sets, water, temperature of the fire and environment are the five aspects for appreciation. Modern tea lovers shall take the responsibility of promoting traditional tea ceremony and proving a new way of relaxation for the white collar.
In the world of tea, you can easily find the leisurely and comfortable mood which is very rare in ordinary life. Getting away from the hustle and bustle of city life, feeling the peace and harmony brought by tea, you will even think of the wind as the breath of nature. This kind of beautiful scenery may lure you to write poem about it. The subtle fragrance lingering on your tongue and the poem inspired by the tea will separate you from tiredness and irritability and light up your mood.
On the way to appreciating tea, when getting away from the annoying city life, you can have the valuable chance to enjoy the quietness and peace in your life. This is the moment entirely belong to you. Decorations of ancient Chinese style and zigzag paths all lead to a feel of old time and cultural richness. “Tea can teach us philosophies and inspire our dream.” Chinese traditional Confucianism and Taoism culture can be shown in just a cup of tea, and this cup of tea is fragrant as flower in the world.
When welcoming guests during businesses or negotiations, through offering tea and tasting tea, both sides can exchange ideas, reflect on themselves and eliminate all the misunderstanding and hatred. We are already tired of toasting a glass of wine or being obsequious to each other, so why not simply chat with sincerity in the aroma of tea and watch tea art performance. Also, you can enjoy the Indian SPA for relaxation.
Below are the most welcomed modern tea sets: