2020 Holiday Gift Guide–The Best Christmas Gifts
Posted on November 10 2020
The most festive time of the year is here. It’s time to sip and be merry! So if you’re shopping for your tea-loving friend, your dad, your mom, or for the best christmas gifts for yourself, we collected the best holiday gifts for a guaran-tea-d win.
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- Gifts for Christmas Lovers
- Tea Gift Sets and Holiday Gift Sets
- Gifts for Dad Who Has Everything and Wants Nothing
- DIY Christmas Gifts for Mom
- Gifts for Animal Lover
Gifts for Christmas Lovers
Christmas lovers who also love a warm cuppa to fuel their holiday obsession will want to see these jolly mugs, teapots, and premium teas.
- This teapot combines beauty and functionality. A bold-colored body with an easy-to-use stainless steel lid will make this teapot a favorite in your home. Get it in red or in green to make your table as festive as that fruit cake Aunt Sally sent you. Stump Teapot with Infuser $30
- As William Morris said, you should "have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful." For the Christmas fanatic in your life, they probably believe you should have nothing in your house that you do not know to bring holiday cheer. This eco-friendly floral cup is a beautiful holiday red, but can also be used all year round. Made from sustainable organic bamboo fiber, they’re 100% biodegradable and come with a silicone lid and protective cup sleeve. William Morris Medium Travel Cup $12
- This tong-style gold heart-shaped infuser adds a beautiful and romantic element to the most wonderful time of year. The tong-like design not only allows for ease of filling and emptying the infuser but also for a handy handle to dunk and remove your tea infuser. Gold Heart-Shaped Tea Infuser $7
- This is the perfect Christmas gift for that tea lover who seems to have all the teaware they could want. Brighten up their winter morning with this adorable bird tea bag caddy! Perfectly shaped to nestle your tea bag when you’ve finished preparing your favorite cup of tea, this stoneware caddy features a beautifully painted bird adorned with a cozy scarf and winter headwear. Cozy Bird Tea Bag Caddies $4
- Keep it simple and fun with these matching mugs celebrating the joy of the holiday season! Each mug is beautifully crafted with a red interior and matching expression on the outside, and is the perfect size for your next cup of tea. Slightly curved in at the top, you can cradle this cup of tea as you busy yourself with your holiday prep without any worry of sloshing or spillage! Merry and Jolly Holiday Mugs $8
- Pair our lavish Christmas in Paris tea with any of the above teaware items and give a gift that will melt any heart. This exceptional blend combines chocolate, vanilla, and Pacific Northwest peppermint with the light floral notes of lavender, and is now available in loose leaf too!
Christmas in Paris Tea Bags $4
Christmas in Paris Loose Leaf [Sold out]
Tea Gift Sets and Holiday Gift Sets
If you’re looking for a simple one-and-done shopping experience for tea lovers on your Nice List, check out these easy best tea gift sets.
- From tea experts to tea newbies, we have gorgeous ready-to-gift collections of some of our favorite products for anyone who is on your list. Each gift set includes a drinking receptacle, our magical holiday Stash teas, and treats! Tea Gift Sets - Price Varies
- Alerting all mothers, grandmas, aunts, and godmothers—this is the tea set we all wanted as kids and now can share with the darling children in our lives. The sentimental appeal of Beatrix Potter's beloved characters adds to the charm of this exquisite set. This dishwasher safe 15-piece set includes miniature cups, saucers, plates, teapot, creamer, and sugar in a sturdy carrying case. This gift encourages hours of playtime for the little in your life. Beatrix Potter Childs Tea Set $100
Gifts for Dad Who Has Everything and Wants Nothing
This collection of teaware and tea is the ideal choice for that guy in your life that simply has everything. These options are perfect if you’re looking for a unique gift for dad, gifts for step dad, or general tea gifts for that special guy in your life.
- Here is the ultimate holiday gift for the guy who has it all. This sleek kettle features 6 pre-set program settings on the 360° docking base so you can choose your temperature with just one touch. The docking base boasts a hidden display when powered off for a clean, minimal design that keeps your countertop looking as sleek as the appliances on it. Minimal Design Electric Kettle $130
- Whodunit? It was the mug, in the kitchen, with the hot tea! Holmes quotes, rules of deduction, intriguing images, and Sidney Pagets' portrait make for a unique gift for the mystery reader in your life. Sherlock Holmes Mug $13
- Anyone who loves camping and has a sense of adventure will appreciate this special mug. From her studio in Oregon's scenic Cascade Mountains, artist Dulcie Lindsoe-Johansen hand throws these stout, rustic clay mugs and airbrushes them with a misty forest design inspired by the natural beauty of the Pacific Northwest (the rumored home of Bigfoot). Sasquatch Mug $21
- While Mariah Carey might not be on the top artist list for your dad, this tea will have him singing “All I Want for Christmas Is You” to his teacup. Keep your phone nearby when he drinks this jolly herbal tea blend; you just might get a chance to record the most epic TikTok video this Christmas.
Christmas Eve Tea Bags $4
Christmas Eve Loose Leaf Tea $10
DIY Christmas Gifts for Mom
If you’re looking for a gift that has the bonus of providing you with a fun activity to do with the tea drinker in your life, there are lots of ways to get crafty with tea!
- One of the most delicious ways to be creative with tea is to mix a unique, DIY tea blend. Simply brew up two Stash tea flavors in one cup to make a whole new weird and wonderful flavor. Check out these options from Mix and Match Stash for some inspiration. Share your creation on Instagram using #MixAndMatchStash !
Cute meets simple with these mugs and saucers. Get Mom a set of 4 so she can choose which color mug looks best with which color saucer. Christmas Colored Mugs and Saucers [sold out] $14
- While London Fog tea lattes are one of the most popular tea drinks out there, you may not have made one yourself. Our version uses Double Bergamot Earl Grey for extra bold flavor; print or send Mom the recipe so she can make her own delicious treat!
- Another great present for the DIYer in your life is getting her started on using loose leaf tea. Loose leaf offers flexibility in how strong you want your tea since you choose exactly how much tea to use in your beverage. Yum. The gifts below make great gifts for tea lovers who tend to choose loose leaf.
- You know what makes a good gift? One that keeps your favorite tea tasting as fresh as possible. These canisters feature metallic gold or silver designs on beautifully colored Wazome paper from Japan. Wazome Paper Tea Canisters $10
- If you’re making your own custom Mix and Match Stash tea, use this jug to brew a whole batch! Whether you’re brewing it hot or cold, this sleek and surprisingly light Iced Tea Jug is a great choice for getting creative. Flask Glass Iced Tea Jug $30
- Planning to share the activity of DIYing a custom Stash tea flavor (or, as we call it, #MixAndMatchStash)? That means you’ll need an extra-large mug to hold all the flavor from two teas. This clean and simple design combines with convenient functionality in this glass infuser mug. The extra-fine stainless steel infuser allows you to easily brew the perfect cup of loose tea. The lid will keep your tea hot, and can also serve as a drip dish for the infuser after brewing. Tall Tea Mug with Infuser $25
- Help the special woman in your life get creative with her tea beverage. Our Holiday Chai Tea is a sweet and spicy twist on a classic flavor. Plus, there are many fun holiday recipes you can make with our Holiday Chai as an ingredient.
Holiday Chai Tea Bags $4
Holiday Chai Loose Leaf Tea $10
Gifts for Animal Lover
- Sipping from this purr-fectly charming cat mug makes for the start to a great day, no matter the time of year. Designed by internationally published illustrator Claudia Pearson, this ceramic mug is adorned with some of our favorite four-legged friends. The cute kitty artwork also makes this a great gift for anyone who loves cats and tea. Illustrated Cat Mugs [sold out] $13
- This whimsical little porcelain dish is purr-fect as a spoon rest or tea bag holder. Kitty Cat Tea Bag Caddy $6
- Drinking tea from this doggone adorable mug is sure to improve the mood of any animal lover. Designed by internationally published illustrator Claudia Pearson, this ceramic mug is adorned with some of our favorite four-legged friends. The whimsical dog artwork also makes this unique mug a special gift for any dog lover who also enjoys a good cup of tea. Illustrated Dog Mugs [sold out] $13
- This charming creamer is the perfect size to accompany your morning cup of tea. Add a little extra fun to your morning as you enjoy pouring your favorite creamer from the chicken's mouth. Chicken Creamer $10
- Keep your tea toasty longer with this cute Pekoe Cat Tea Cozy. An integrated loop at the top allows for easy hanging. Your purchase will support Education Without Borders, which provides educational opportunities for disadvantaged and at-risk youth through initiatives in South Africa and Canada. Whether you prefer the fox or the kitty to protect and warm your tea, you'll be in good paws. Pekoe Cat Tea Cozy $20
- Find your "mews" with a mug that understands that inspiration is fleeting and unpredictable. It'll make its appearance often when you least expect it, guiding you to create works of art. This fanciful mug displays artist portraits of playful and resting cats captured in the moment. Artistic Cat Mugs $13
- While you are shopping for someone who can't live without their four-legged friends, remind them that treats aren’t just for their pets. Encourage them to treat themselves every once in a while, with any of our delicious dessert teas. Dessert Teas - Price Varies
- A disorganized tea cabinet leads to a disorganized mind! Do yourself a favor and Tea Edit your cabinet to make your morning or afternoon teatime a joy again. Our tea chest is filled with 80 tea bags in various assortments so you can have your tea and drink it too. Stash Signature Tea Chest [sold out] $50
- If you’re dreaming of escaping the city to a cabin in the mountains, our Christmas in the Woods gift pack is the perfect thing to add to your wish list. This herbal tea gift set includes our Christmas Eve tea, Dewey’s Sugar Cookies, and the Belgian Boys Dutch Caramel Stroopwafel. Just be careful! The delicious aroma of melted caramel and Christmas tea may attract unexpected woodland guests. Christmas in the Woods Holiday Gift Pack $30
- Beautiful gold tea tongs like these will add a touch of sparkle to your daily tea ritual. The tongs can be used to squeeze every precious drop out of your tea bag without any mess. Gold Tea Tongs $6
- No matter what time of year, this adorable and playful Unicorn Float-Tea is sure to brighten up your day. Easy to use, simply fill the infuser on the bottom with your favorite loose leaf tea, twist the unicorn back onto the top, set it afloat in your teacup, and enjoy your miniature tea party! Unicorn Float-Tea $15
- The holidays can be stressful, so let us do the heavy lifting. These cute and minimalist tea bag holders keep your bag in place in a very refined way. Jiang Taigong Fishermen Tea Bag Holders $15
- As Stash fans like to say, there is no Christmas without our White Christmas tea; it simply is Christmas in a mug. So give yourself the gift of cheerful Christmas spirit and enjoy sipping this jolly blend.
White Christmas Tea Bags [Sold out]
White Christmas Loose Leaf $10
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