I'm a huge proponent of daily indulgences.
Drinking coffee from your best china, wearing diamonds and ratty jeans to the grocery store, eating steak for breakfast, delighting in trashy 80s Metaledge magazines...
Back to the teacup. Who cares that it doesn't have a saucer? I've been rotating it with saucers from another set I have. I like it better this way for a few reasons: 1. This makes for a more interesting morning. Picking out clothes gets boring after a while. 2. This makes for a more interesting tea SET as a whole. 3. This lone teacup buying thing has become an addiction. All cups are fair game! Saucerless loners...ones that belong to prohibitively expensive sets (because, after all, you're only buying the cup and saucer). Some celebrities never wear the same outfit twice. What if I never use the same teacup/saucer combo twice?!
I like this combo in particular:
Tell me, what are your daily indulgences? Big hair? Dainty teacups?
Teacup images styled/photographed by (IN)DECOROUS TASTE