I am a sucker for interesting product design, and when it comes to trends in the world of food and beverage, tea bags are definitely what has me reaching for my wallet. (Just in case you weren't a tea hoarder already, they had to go ahead and make the bags cute too!)
Here are tea bag designs that I'm currently obsessed with. If you're someone who equally enjoys being aesthetically pleased, you have to check these out!
Charm Villa's stunning goldfish tea bag is in such high demand that it's only sold individually - for $20 a piece!
This chamomile tea by BOH goes from stress to serene - shifting from 'bird of prey' to 'dove' by just adding water.
Got a bouquet? Give your tea bags a DIY update by tying the string to the ends of your favorite flower buds.
This tPod design by Austrian artist Elisabeth Soos taps into your inner child with a charming paper boat that actually floats!
What would a royal tea be without sharing a 'cuppa' with your favorite British monarch? Thanks, Royaltea!
Here's another DIY that anchors your tea in place with charming paper 'Polaroid'-style cut-outs.
These ceylon tea 'cigaretteas' by concept artist Anton Schnaider are the only cigarettes I could ever want!
Bungee jumping might be a high-stress activity, but these bungee jumping herbal blends will calm you down in no time!
Head to Etsy to find some adorable tea bags for the culture vulture in your life - from TMNT to GoT's Jon Snow.
And speaking of epic independent designers, check out this Gaga tea set by graphic design student Nathalie Hallman - which was actually part of her art school application!
So which one of these was YOUR favorite tea? Do you have any cute or interesting tea bags at home?
Let me know in the comments below!