Behind the Designs

This is the point where innovation begins; where East meets West.  We were enchanted with these covered teacups we saw being used when consuming tea. In China these traditional covered teacups are known as Gaiwan, the universal implement of tea preparation.

When we started our journey and introduced Tea Forté, these teacups came to mind as the perfect vessel (with some modification) to reveal the signature leaf on our silken pyramid infusers. The extra twist on our Café Cup is being able to use the porcelain lid as the saucer for your teacup.

We wanted to create a simple tea ceremony, a special moment to enjoy with family, friends or just a moment to yourself. A feast for all the senses, Tea Forté is quite possibly the finest, most elegant cup of tea of all time.

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