Ihoshiro Kiln Sakura Mino Ware Chopstick Rest
Sakura Japanese chopstick rests add a touch of elegant charm to your daily dining table. It symbolizes “ inner beauty”, “elegance” and “good education”.
This chopstick rest is made at the Ihoshiro Kiln in Mizunami City, Gifu Prefecture. Their craftsmen make chopstick rests one by one, not using mass production or machining methods.
In Japan, chopstick rests are an indispensable piece for table setting. Although it is a small tableware, you can express your personality by choosing a motif that suits the season or a festive event.
See also the collection of chopstick rests and matching chopsticks for a more unified and traditional Japanese table setting.
- Dimension: D4.1cm(1.6in)
- Material: Stoneware
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Brand: Ihoshiro Kiln
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ABOUT IHOSHIRO KILN
Ihoshiro Kiln was established in 2007 in Mizunami City, Gifu Prefecture, a city rich in nature. It is a ceramic studio that produces original chopstick rests with "feelings and hands" in mind.
At present, more than 20 artisans are making cute chopstick rests every day. They design chopstick rests, which are small pieces of ceramic, as items that make people's hearts flutter.
Their chopstick rests convey the season feel and the spirit of hospitality and have the power to change the dining table. The wishes they put into these small chopstick rests are sure to enrich your dining experience.
About mino ware
Mino ware is a type of pottery in which many colors and designs have been created to suit the times and people's tastes. Therefore, Mino ware has a variety of techniques and diverse looks and textures.
Mino ware is made using the soil of Gifu Prefecture, known as Japan's largest producer of pottery, and is easily blended into our daily life. The diverse designs and styles of Mino ware, which have changed their shapes to suit the trends of the times and people's lifestyles, are the most attractive and unique of all pottery.
As someone who traveled to Japan recently, one of the things I fell in love with were the chopstick rests that were quite diverse depending on locations. I bought some there but wanted more to accompany them, these are perfect! Well made and clearly artisan.
Thanks so much for such a wonderful review! We hope the chopstick rests add a little joy to your everyday. We hope you will come back to our store and also to Japan again!
Small but mighty
Super cute and practical; big enough not just for chopsticks but also a teaspoon, wagashi knife and sakura fork!
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