Available in Two Colors, Curved Mino-yaki Tea Cups
YUI Tea Cup
Nature Ave - Beauty and Utility
Based in Gifu Prefecture, Nature Ave works with local artisans to create their goods with beauty and utility. These artisans focus on a sleek, modern look for their cookware and tableware.
Mino-yaki earthenware is specialty pottery produced in the Mino Region (around current Toki City) of Gifu prefecture which began in the 7th century. Mino-yaki continues to adapt to modern lifestyles while preserving its history and tradition. One of the signature characteristics of Mino-yaki earthenware is its diversity. Mino-yaki does not adhere to a single form, as it has over 15 registered types of traditional handicraft in Japan.
YUI Tea Cup
Refined and elegant are two words we would use to describe the YUI Tea Cups by Nature Ave. Intended to promote relaxation during teatime, these handcrafted and meticulously-made tea cups express the marriage of beauty and function—that’s the commitment Nature Ave has to creating products. YUI bears a simple, ergonomic silhouette and a fine matte texture which is nice to the touch. As evidenced by their fine details, YUI Tea Cups are adorned with unique differences in tone across their body and sometimes show the drinker marks of the artisan which formed them.
YUI Tea Cups are best enjoyed with a matching YUI Tea Pot (sold separately).
Size: 3" diameter x 2.2" high | 7.5 cm diameter x 5.5 cm high
Product Weight: 3.2 oz | 90 g
Capacity: 4.2 fl oz | 125 ml
Producer: Nature Ave. (SALIU Brand)
Origin: Gifu, Japan
Usage and Care
Hand wash only - this product is not dishwasher-safe.
Use a soft sponge and mild dish soap to clean.
Avoid metal/abrasive scrubbers as this can damage the glaze.
Never apply direct heat to product.
Let completely dry before storing.
Not microwave safe.
Usually ships out in-stock items within 3 business days of order.
We use FedEx, USPS Priority Mail, or USPS First Class Mail to ship our products, depending on the size and weight of the package.
Free shipping with purchase of $375 or more! (Within Continental US only. Total purchase amount to qualify excludes free shipping offer items.)
Usually ship out in-stock within 5 business days of order.
We use USPS Priority Mail International for international shipping.
We do not accept any returns for international orders. Any additional charges (including but not limited to import tax, custom fees, VAT, brokerage charge) that might incur after the order lands in the destination country must be borne by the recipient.