Tableware


March 9, 2017

One Week Only: Save 30% Off All Otsuka Tableware

by Umami Mart

For a limited time, we’re offering our entire Otsuka Tableware line for 30% off. Made by the same Japanese glass company who makes our popular Short Mixing Glass, these simple and elegant glass dispensers showcase, store, and serve condiments in style.

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May 20, 2015

Postcard from Chengdu: Sterilized for Your Pleasure

by yoko

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*Yoko is in China for 10 days! And with no access to Facebook or Instagram, she is sending us photos the old school way — via postcards.

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May 14, 2015

Todai Utensil Factory

by yoko

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I’d like to start with a little background on the small town of Tsubame-Sanjo. This manufacturing town in Niigata Prefecture produces most of Japan’s stainless steel items.

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August 2, 2013

Kayo’s Kitchen: Movin’ Out // New Kitchen Stuff

by Kayoko

After months of hard negotiating, Johnny is moving to the East Bay! Yup, we are moving in together, into a quaint one-bedroom apartment with views of Lake Merritt on super cheap rent.

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March 15, 2012

Skandinavian Airlines Design Competition – Vote for My Cup!

by Anders

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Remember when I designed the Umamimart travel mug back in 2010? Well, this spring Scandinavian Airlines (SAS as we call it in Denmark) called for submissions from designers to redesign their cardboard cups for tea and coffee, during air travel across the globe.

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January 4, 2012

Skankynavia: Surprise New Year’s in Stockholm

by Anders

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Five minutes.

That’s litterally how much time I had to decide whether I was going to accept the out of the blue New Year’s Eve dinner party invitation from my friends in Stockholm at 12:30 in the afternoon on Dec 31, 2011.

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April 13, 2011

Skankynavia: Table Settings Through Time and Space

by Anders

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We all know how even the saddest piece of stale-ass bread can taste so good when we’re out in nature, hungry after a walk and enjoying the snack with friends and the singing birds.

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