Gallery: Kaikado: Classic Japanese Tea Caddies Made to Last Over a Cent...

Hand-made process of over 130 steps
 
About 10 years ago, Taka became formally involved in Kaikado, continuing the long tradition of hand made tea caddies and creating new designs that retain their identity while appealing to a global market.

For more than 130 years, Kaikado has been producing hand-made Japanese tea caddies designed to last for generations. Last week we visited Kaikado’s shop in Kyoto, where Takahiro Yagi, the 6th generation of tea caddy makers, showed us the wonders of  “Chazutsu” and told us about the company’s amazing history.

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  1. 123 March 21, 2014 at 3:15 pm

    Dear
    That is a wonderful container. Can you give me some information about the history of this.

    Thankes

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