Imaginative play is an important milestone for young children, and a favorite game for both boys and girls is “tea party.” Not only does a play tea set encourage play, it also makes a wonderful tool for teaching manners and socialization skills.
If you’re looking for the perfect tea set to gift a little boy or girl, the many options can be overwhelming. That’s where we come in! Keep scrolling for 10 tea sets perfect for kids.
Forest Friends Tea Time Toy
The retro-style Forest Friends Tea Time Toy from Schylling is the perfect tea set for either a boy or girl. This tin set is unbreakable, and therefore ideal for toddlers and younger children. Fifteen pieces complete the set, including a tray, cups and saucers, plates, and a tea pot with lid. Each piece is decorated with vibrant colors and lovable woodland creatures.
Laugh & Learn Sweet Manners Tea Set
If you’re looking for a tea set perfect for toddlers, then consider the Laugh & Learn Sweet Manners Tea Set from Fisher-Price. This adorable tea set consists of everything a child 18 months and older will need to host the perfect tea party: a “magical,” light-up tea pot, two tea cups, and a tray of sweet treats. Playing with this tea set is even educational! Kids can open and close lids, press a button on the tea bag to hear songs and sounds, and arrange the differently shaped treats onto the puzzle tray.
Children’s Ceramic Tea Set
Ceramic is an excellent choice of material for a children’s tea set, and one of our favorite ceramic sets is this one by Schylling. Each of the set’s 13 pieces are a different vibrant, Fiesta-style color. Included are four cups and saucers, a sugar bowl with lid, a creamer, and a tea pot with lid.
Solid Wood Tea Set
This solid wood tea set is perfect for young imaginative boys and girls. Made from wood from rubber trees, the set is eco-friendly and ideal for little hands. The set includes a tea pot and lid, a creamer and sugar pot, and two cups and saucers with tea bags and stir sticks.
Children’s 13-Piece Porcelain Play Tea Set
Not only is this porcelain play tea set from MMP Living perfect for imaginative kids, it can also be used for a real picnic! The set complies with FDA standards for use with both food and drink. Included in the 13-piece set are four cups and saucers, a sugar bowl and lid, a tea pot and lid, and an adorable gingham-lined basket.
Woodland Friends Tea Set
The Woodland Friends Tea Set from Magic Cabin is the thing from which tea time dreams are made! Perfect for kids, the set is made of durable ceramic, and is actually deemed food safe by the FDA. Each piece in this 12-piece set is designed to look like a woodland friend. These include the rabbit-shaped tea pot; fox-, owl-, and squirrel-shaped cups; and leaf-shaped saucers, to name but a few.
Tin Tea Set
Pottery Barn Kids
This adorable Tin Tea Set from Pottery Barn Kids looks and feels like traditional tea set toys of older generations. Crafted of iron alloy, the Tin Tea Set includes a tea pot with removable lid, a sugar bowl and creamer, four teacups and saucers, and a cookie platter. There’s even a carrying case for transporting the tea set around from the playroom, to the park, to a friend’s house. Because this set includes some smaller pieces, it’s recommended for children ages three and older.
Wooden Tea Tray Pretend Good Play Toy
Tender Leaf Toys
This adorable wooden tea tray set is made by Tender Leaf Toys. The set is made from rubber tree wood, an eco-friendly material that’s free of chemicals and completely safe for children. Designed in Great Britain, the tea set includes a tea pot with three different tea bags, two cups and saucers with their spoons, a creamer, and two cookies. And not only will this tea set help your child to thrive, it will also help the environment! For every tree that becomes a Tender Leaf Toy, another is planted in its place.
Fox’s Party Tea Set with Cake
Encouraging imaginative play is easy with Fox’s Party Tea Set with Cake. Made by the popular children’s toy company Djeco, this colorful wooden tea set is painted in vibrant shades of blue and red — perfect, gender-neutral colors. Included in the set are two tea cups and saucers, a tea pot, a sugar bowl, and even a cake cut into slices. Kids can serve it all on the included wooden tray.
Les Parisiennes Tea Set
Moulin Roty, a children’s luxury toy brand, makes this beautiful Les Parisiennes Tea Set. Kids can channel their inner French with this set. It includes a tea pot, four tea cups and saucers, four plates, and a tray to carry it all. The tea set even comes with its own carrying case! Each piece of the Les Parisiennes Tea Set is made of metal, and done in pastel colors featuring classic images of Paris by artist Lucille Michieli