Cups and saucers are perfect for your home and are specially made for drinking the best warm beverages. There are many different types of saucers, or cups and saucer sets, ranging from traditional tea sets to contemporary plates and mugs. The sturdy handle on most cups make them easy to hold when drinking warm beverages. The saucer is a perfect way to prevent spills on your table, lap, or even the floor. If you like the vintage look of saucers, then there are plenty of options for newly made saucers with a traditional designs. Whether you are shopping for your first cup and saucer set or need to replace a missing one, it’s easy to find all types of set configurations. Cups and saucers are made from a wide variety of materials, come in many different shapes and sizes, and feature unique and colorful designs. You can find a whole mug and saucer set that matches your personality or the perfect saucer just for drinking your favorite cup of tea or coffee at home.
Just like other serveware, mugs and saucers are made from a wide variety of materials. You can shop from mugs and saucers made from ceramic, porcelain, or china. If you don’t like earthenware, then you can also find mugs and saucers made from glass or stone. If you are looking for every day saucers, then ceramic is the perfect material because it is affordable and relatively durable. Ceramic pieces are fired and glazed, then they are usually painted with complex designs or simple colors. During the firing and glazing process, ceramic mugs and saucers become hard and opaque, which makes them the perfect option for warm beverages.
Aside from material, the shape and size of the mug and saucer is one of the next big factors. Traditional saucers are made in a circular shape. Some saucers are also textured around the rim to give them a light and natural look. The textured rim also gives the saucers a flower-like look, which makes them perfect for afternoon brunch or tea parties. If you would like to put a twist on the traditional cup and saucer, then rectangular saucers are a great choice. This contemporary saucer design can put a sophisticated look on your table. Aside from circular and rectangular saucers, you can also use triangular saucers to create unique table settings for your next gathering.
After choosing the perfect material and shape, then the next big thing to choose from is the color or pattern on the dish. If you prefer a simple look in your home, then single colored saucers like white, blue, red, and yellow are available. If you have a busy tablecloth, then these are a great way to tie your tabletop design together. If you have a white or simple tablecloth, then you should consider patterned saucers. You can find saucers with traditional fleurs de lis, silk screen printed designs, or environmental imagery like plants and flowers. In addition to printed plates, you can also find three dimensional designs that give your plates a rich texture.
At Wayfair.com, we try to make sure you always have a zillion options for your home. That's why we have so many Saucers for sale on our site, including Saucers from brands like Johnson Brothers and iittala. We want to make sure when you buy one of our Saucers online from Wayfair.com, you're getting the one that's exactly right for you, whether that's the Willow Blue Tea Saucer (Set of 6), the Taika 3.75" Sauce Plate, or something entirely different and unique to your home.
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