If you can afford to shell out thousands of dollars for a tea set, then you definitely aren’t affected by the recession. For such unaffected folks, London-based designer Zaha Hadid, has created the exquisite the Alessi Silver Tea & Coffee Tower set. A truly luxurious set, it features a long, flat teapot, a skyscraper-like coffee pot, a milk jug, and a sugar bowl. All the pieces are designed to fit together following a template built into the carrying tray that allows for different looks based on how the set is being used. A truly functional piece of art, the set promises to be the centerpiece of your coffee table. Heck, it is sure to be the topic of all your coffee table conversations. Limited to just 99 exclusive pieces, this set is definitely a must have piece for all luxury lovers.