Wooden cups from Takahashikougei, Hokkaido

Takahashikougei in Hokkaido has been specializing in producing various types of wooden cups and plates.

Good things about using wooden cups and plates are they are light weight, they cannot easily be damaged, they are resistant to high temperature etc.

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These are Cara series cups. Cara in Japanesed sounds like Kara, which means an outer shell often of an egg. They are, therefore, characterized by the round shape like an egg shell.

The series come in various sizes and shapes.

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These are Cara series plates. There are also flat version as well.

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Cara mug cup: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-16.html

Cara cup S: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-21-2.html

Cara cup M: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-21-1.html

Cara dish 15cm: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-11-4.html

Cara dish 18cm: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-11-3.html

Cara dish 21cm: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-11-2.html

Cara dish 24cm: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-11-1.html

Cara saucer: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-17.html

Cara plate 18cm: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-20-4.html

Cara  plate 22cm: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-20-3.html

Cara plate 25cm: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-20-2.html

Cara plate 33cm: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-20-1.html

Cara milk server: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-18.html

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KAMI series are characterized by the sharp edges.

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There are also plates too

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I personally prefer the KAMI sharp edged designs, but both of them are popular at my store

KAMI mug M: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-5-1.html

KAMI mug S: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-5-2.html

KAMI wide glass W-L: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-2-1.html

KAMI Long glass L-LL: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-1-1.html

KAMI Free cup L: http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/119-4-1.html

 

You can also check other Takahashikougei product lineup:

http://store.shopping.yahoo.co.jp/maaoyama/b9e2b6b6b9.html?b=1&n=30

http://www.aoyamamarket.com/ma/Craftsmen_Designers/takahashikougei.html

 

 

You can see the actual bowls at my store, but you can also purchase them online.

We can also send them overseas too by EMS (the payment can be done with Paypal), so if you are interested, please feel free to contact us http://www.mabysoshite.com/contactus/contactus01.html

To visit our store in Tokyo

Only 1 min. walk from Gaienmae Station Exit 1b on Ginza line (metro).

2-22-15 Minami-Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Map: http://www.mabysoshite.com/access/access01

 

 

 

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