NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!


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Re: NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby nigel_tan91 » Aug 7th, '14, 12:58

Good day people, Im nigel and Im new to Teachat. Today will be my first ever post! Forgive me for my poor resolution picture taken from my camera phone, but today Im enjoying some shu puer from my rice cup. Brewed in my Dragon Gaiwan :lol:
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Re: NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby kyarazen » Aug 7th, '14, 22:31

nigel_tan91 wrote:Good day people, Im nigel and Im new to Teachat. Today will be my first ever post! Forgive me for my poor resolution picture taken from my camera phone, but today Im enjoying some shu puer from my rice cup. Brewed in my Dragon Gaiwan :lol:


welcome welcome.
make your self comfortable here :lol:

from your wares... i'll assume you're from malaysia?
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Re: NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby nigel_tan91 » Aug 8th, '14, 05:39

Oh wow, how do you know?

Im actually from singapore, very close to malaysia in fact.

how does people tell their country of origin, from their teaware they are using. haha
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NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby blairswhitaker » Aug 12th, '14, 13:09

Having some hojicha from ippodo in this set up. Part of my ever growing collection of porcelain that I seem to have begun to find appealing.

TAD when you think you have the virus contained it mutates into a new, vaccine resistant strain.

Anyway this is just cheap junk I picked up so I could brew big pots of hojicha in the evening and brew black/Chinese/red/English style tea as we'll (I have to counteract the gallons of green tea I routinely drink here).

The pot was only 200yen, and the cup was probably around 500yen.

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Re: NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby William » Aug 12th, '14, 14:41

blairswhitaker wrote:Having some hojicha from ippodo in this set up. Part of my ever growing collection of porcelain that I seem to have begun to find appealing.

TAD when you think you have the virus contained it mutates into a new, vaccine resistant strain.

Anyway this is just cheap junk I picked up so I could brew big pots of hojicha in the evening and brew black/Chinese/red/English style tea as we'll (I have to counteract the gallons of green tea I routinely drink here).


If the teapot brews well and your are happy about them, they do not deserve to be called junk! :)
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NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby blairswhitaker » Aug 13th, '14, 05:54

^ hahaha, my tea ware may be developing self esteem issues from being called "junk".

Here is my tea ware for today,

Chawan- shino tabeneri by Cory Lum
Kettle- from an antique shop
Electric furo- from kyogodo.
Black lacquered Tobacobon- from toji temple flea market.
Hi-ide- from tenjin-San flea market.
Mizusashi- tanba, from kyogodo
Okashi kashibachi- shino with iron underglaze from kyogodo.
Cha-ide- setoguro, from toji temple flea market.
Chashaku- hand made


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Re: NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby William » Aug 13th, '14, 10:55

blairswhitaker wrote:^ hahaha, my tea ware may be developing self esteem issues from being called "junk".


:lol: :lol:

That Mizusashi is marvelous! :shock:
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Re: NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby GuyWan » Aug 15th, '14, 13:12

Last night's tea session:

Tea boat with snowflake glaze by Mirka Randova
Yixing teapot from Red Blossom (reserved for pu-erhs)
Teacup with snowflake glaze by Petr Novak - This cup, part of a trio, was cracked when I received it. But it is still beautiful and functional, so it has become my everyday cup
Ceramic kettle from LIn's Ceramics Studio.
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Re: NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby debunix » Aug 15th, '14, 15:35

Ah....you got the lovely snowflake teaboat! I ogled that one quite frequently but really didn't have a place for it. Glad it's found a good home and good use.
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Re: NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby GuyWan » Aug 15th, '14, 19:49

debunix wrote:Ah....you got the lovely snowflake teaboat! I ogled that one quite frequently but really didn't have a place for it. Glad it's found a good home and good use.


It's a lovely piece. And the picture does not do it justice.
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Re: NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby hopeofdawn » Aug 16th, '14, 01:05

Oh, it's so good to see that beautiful teaboat--I came THIS close to ordering it, but between VAT and shipping (and the exchange rate on the euro), reluctantly decided I just could not afford it ... so glad to see it's in good hands!
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Re: NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby kyarazen » Aug 16th, '14, 02:26

assaulting a 2013 Bang Jie spring with boiling hot water

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drinking it thin in a miyajima-yaki
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NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby Pig Hog » Aug 16th, '14, 10:39

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Kunzan tetsubin. Bizen yaki kyūsu. Yunomi by a German artist whose name escapes me, and 2013 Kagoshima sencha okuyutaka.
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Re: NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby debunix » Aug 16th, '14, 10:42

Your image was too wide and can't be posted directly.

But this will take you to all the loveliness....
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Re: NEW! Official Teaware of the Day!

Postby bonescwa » Aug 16th, '14, 11:06

Pig Hog wrote:[img]http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/08/16/a3a6eqe2.jpg[/img]

Kunzan tetsubin. Bizen yaki kyūsu. Yunomi by a German artist whose name escapes me, and 2013 Kagoshima sencha okuyutaka.

I love the spout and handle on that kyusu
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