kashiwan bowls September 8th, 2011 Beautifully shaped hand turned bowls in natural oak by Kihachi studio. Kihachi is the oldest producer of wood products in the Yamanaka region of Japan, long famous for its exquisite lacquerware. The perfect, thin forms are created on a rokuro (electric wheel), a technique Kihachi’s craftsmen have mastered over six generations.
banana leaf plates- Pottery (loiça) of Rafael Bordalo Pinheiro, Portuguese ceramist. A master! His factory it was (and still his) in Caldas da Rainha, Portugal.
Here's a quick tip: If your looking to make your party more eco-friendly, start by buying local foods for your party (Cookies and Corks!) and pop over to Crate and Barrel and get these great bamboo dinner plates. It's a great way to welcome Spring and reduce your carbon foot print! plus your guests will appreciate your "green" effort ;)