Accessories

We specialise in Yixing ware which makes for excellent gifting opportunities, and have worked with the producer to select designs that work well in the European market. The easily-worked purple clay of Yixing in Jiangsu province is formed into all sorts of beautiful creations of which the teapots are the most sought-after.

The tradition with Yixing teapots is that they may be rinsed but never washed, the slight porosity in the Yixing clay enables a thin film to build-up on the interior of the pot such that different pots are retained by connoisseurs for the different styles of tea that they brew. This patina should be enjoyed and appreciated…