A chic addition to the Taika collection, the delectable espresso cup and saucer make enjoying a cup of espresso effervescent. The blue or white backdrop blends perfectly with other iittala collections, making this piece perfect for adding a splash of excitement to your place setting. Or, mix and match with other Taika pieces for a striking and awe-inspiring place setting.
Choose from all blue, all white/blue, all white/black or a combination of 3 blue and 3 white/blue.Fanciful characters and exceptional natural elements make up the basis of design for Taika. The energetic design features a stream of mythical creatures as well as fascinating and meticulous detail. A gamut of deep reds and blues creates a grand and majestic look.
Pictured (left to right):
Top Row: White/Blue, Red
Bottom Row: White/Black, Blue
Cup Measures: 2-1/2" Diameter x 2-1/2" Height (6.4 x 6.4 cm)
Cup Holds: Approximately 3 oz (8.5 cl)
Price is for 6 cups and 6 saucers
Care: Freezer, microwave, oven and dishwasher safe
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Designer Klaus Haapaniemi (born 1970) was dubbed one of most important rising stars in illustration and design by the international WGSN trend analysis service. After graduating as a graphic designer from the Lahti Institute of Design, Finland, the now London-based creative has had no short... More Klaus Haapaniemi
Espresso cups and saucers for company or everyday use
December 1, 2019
Beautiful owl design on cups. Well-made cups. Heavy duty, will not chip with normal use. I also ordered the large platter. These are gifts for you daughter at Christmas. I wish there was a matching tea/coffee server.
ProsDishwasher, microwave and freezer safe.
August 14, 2013
Whimsical cups and saucers for espresso
By Michael J.
The images along with the colors make them even more special.
July 19, 2011
I was very recently in Helsinki where I discovered these coffee cups for the first time. There are, to say the least magnificent.