Handcrafted authentic Kintsugi pottery, embracing imperfection with golden beauty.
Photo of an authentic Kintsugi pottery piece being used in a real-world setting, such as a cup of sake being poured into a Kintsugi cup
Buy the Japanese art of Kintsugi up close: Witness the delicate brushstrokes of gold that transform imperfection into beauty.
Buy the Japanese art of Kintsugi up close: Witness the delicate brushstrokes of gold that transform imperfection into beauty.
Buy the Japanese art of Kintsugi up close: Witness the delicate brushstrokes of gold that transform imperfection into beauty.
Buy the Japanese art of Kintsugi up close: Witness the delicate brushstrokes of gold that transform imperfection into beauty.
Buy the Japanese art of Kintsugi up close: Witness the delicate brushstrokes of gold that transform imperfection into beauty.
Photo of the top side of an authentic Kintsugi pottery, showing its overall design and features
Photo of the bottom side of an authentic Kintsugi pottery, showing its overall design and features
Photo of an authentic Kintsugi pottery with a text overlay indicating the size of the piece
Handcrafted authentic Kintsugi pottery, embracing imperfection with golden beauty.
Photo of an authentic Kintsugi pottery piece being used in a real-world setting, such as a cup of sake being poured into a Kintsugi cup
Video of a skilled Japanese craftsman restoring a broken pottery using the traditional Kintsugi technique
Buy the Japanese art of Kintsugi up close: Witness the delicate brushstrokes of gold that transform imperfection into beauty.
Buy the Japanese art of Kintsugi up close: Witness the delicate brushstrokes of gold that transform imperfection into beauty.
Buy the Japanese art of Kintsugi up close: Witness the delicate brushstrokes of gold that transform imperfection into beauty.
Buy the Japanese art of Kintsugi up close: Witness the delicate brushstrokes of gold that transform imperfection into beauty.
Buy the Japanese art of Kintsugi up close: Witness the delicate brushstrokes of gold that transform imperfection into beauty.
Photo of the top side of an authentic Kintsugi pottery, showing its overall design and features
Photo of the bottom side of an authentic Kintsugi pottery, showing its overall design and features
Photo of an authentic Kintsugi pottery with a text overlay indicating the size of the piece
Embrace the beauty of brokenness: This rotating video of an authentic  Kintsugi pottery invites you to discover the captivating elegance of flaws transformed into art.

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Item no.AT0093

Authentic Kintsugi Sake cup Purple Sansui, Kyoto Ware

★★★★★

CHF 834.00
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One-of-a-kind Kintsugi piece available only until sold out. Get yours before it's gone.

Transforming Brokenness into Beauty

The Artful Kintsugi Technique

Kintsugi Transformation: A close-up of a broken bowl before and after being repaired with urushi lacquer and decorated with pure gold, emphasizing the beauty in imperfection.

Authentic Craftsmanship

Step into the world of the Japanese art of Kintsugi and witness the artistry and skill of transforming broken pottery into timeless beauty, as performed by a skilled Japanese lacquer artist.

Explore the Magic of Kintsugi

ethical features

Natural Materials

Our Kintsugi pieces are created using only renewable and natural materials including Japanese natural lacquer.

Broken Vessels for Kintsugi

Never intentionally break new vessels, collect broken ceramics from collaborators such as kilns or wholesalers throughout Japan.

Packaging

Your Kintsugi piece arrives in a fast-growing, eco-friendly Paulownia wood box.

Our Sustainable Artistry

Ethical Kintsugi

Natural materials for Authentic Kintsugi Pottery1

Natural Materials

Only renewable and natural materials, including urushi (natural lacquer), the sap of the lacquer tree, are used to create our Kintsugi pieces, which can be safely reused as tableware.

Hand paonted Kyoto ware2

Broken Vessels for Kintsugi

Rather than intentionally breaking flawless vessels, we purchase broken, but valuable Japanese pottery, such as hand-painted vessels, and artfully upcycle them using the traditional kintsugi technique, saving them from being discarded.

Photo credit: ©T.NISHIKAWA & CO., INC.

Main Vessel Suppliers:
Kyoto ware: T.NISHIKAWA & CO., INC.
Nabeshima ware: Ichikawa Kozan Kiln
Ko-Imari ware: EN Co., Ltd.

Paulownia tree for packaging box of Kintsugi pottery3

Eco-Luxe Packaging

Our Kintsugi pieces are presented in a Paulownia wood box, embodying our commitment to sustainability and cultural reverence. This lightweight and eco-friendly wood protects your Kintsugi treasure while paying homage to Japan's rich heritage.

Guaranteed Authenticity

Kintsugi Assurance

Certificate for Authentic Kintsugi Pottery

Certificate of origin & quality

Our Kintsugi pieces come with a Certificate of Origin & Quality, guaranteeing authenticity and craftsmanship. Buy with confidence, knowing you're getting the highest quality. Please purchase for personal enjoyment and appreciation, not for resale, to preserve the exclusivity of each creation.

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Golden Testimonials

Kintsugi Reviews

5 ★★★★★

100+ Happy Customers Worldwide: Satisfied by Many!

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery bowl-soldout

Simone C. / South Carolina, USA

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Timeless Techniques, Stunning Kintsugi!

The craftsmanship is exceptional, with a strong emphasis on the use of natural, traditional processes and ingredients. It's evident that great care and attention to detail is invested in every step, resulting in a product that not only looks beautiful, but also honors ancient techniques.

February, 2024

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Luke M. / NSW, Australia

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

unique & beautiful craftmanship

I was truly impressed by the unique and beautiful craftsmanship. It's clear that each piece is crafted with an incredible amount of care and precision, resulting in a truly unique work of art.

January, 2024

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Chris & Emilia P. / California, USA

On-site Buyer

★★★★★

Thoughtful Design, Exquisite Beauty

The quality, the beautiful aesthetic, the deep thoughtfulness behind the design, the texture and the story behind the craft.

December, 2023

Tradditional Kintsugi Repaired

Suood L. / Ras Al Khaimah, UAE

A customer who requested a Kintsugi repair

★★★★★

Masterful repair!

I truly appreciate the authentic way your Kintsugi pieces are presented. It feels like each piece has a story to tell, and the repairs only enhance its unique character. It's clear that a lot of love and care goes into the restoration process.

December, 2023

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Jennifer M. / Tokyo, JAPAN

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Beautiful & A Trustworthy Merchant!

The craftsmanship is beautiful and I love that you were able to ship the piece to me. It was very well packed.

December, 2023

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Leila P. / Hawaii, USA

On-site Buyer

★★★★★

Thought & Care in Every Piece

I love that it is original, and that so much thought and work went into each piece.

November, 2023

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Teilo P. / London, UK

On-site Buyer

★★★★★

Impressed by Authenticity

The authenticity of the product and the presentation of everything. I also enjoyed the beginning where you are educated on the history of kintsugi.

September, 2023

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Thelma Z. / California, USA

On-site Buyer

★★★★★

A Memorable Kintsugi Journey

Michie, Ken & Yasu were wonderful hosts, offering a memorable Kintsugi experience. Our package from Kintsugi Labo arrived safely, and the completed Kintsugi small plates hold special meaning with the stamped date on the back. The Kintsugi sake cup is a beautiful addition to our collection. Thanks for everything!

June, 2023

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery sake cup-soldout

Farhad R. / Basel, Switzerland

Enthusiastic Superbuyer

★★★★★

Simplicity Refined

Simple yet elegant, this piece uplifts the spirit with its understated beauty and grace.

June, 2023

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery Mug-soldout

Julia K. / California, USA

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Swift&Stunning!

Fast delivery, high quality, beautiful work, certification included!

March, 2023

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Heather C. / California, USA

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Beauty in Brokenness

The dragon bowl was made even more beautiful through its brokenness as it was expertly re-crafted by The Kintsugi Labo. I couldn’t be happier with my beautiful unique piece of pottery.

March, 2023

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Farhad R. / Basel, Switzerland

Enthusiastic Superbuyer

★★★★★

Beautiful Kintsugi, Fast delivery & Great business model!

It arrived very quickly and Beautiful Shigaraki ware tea cup , even more beautiful after the repair! Congratulations to Mr Suginaka, and also to Michie and Ken for this way of supporting local artists and businesses!

February, 2023

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Casey F. / Texas, USA

On-site Buyer

★★★★★

A trusted and satisfying purchase

Among the many shops selling "Kintsugi like" pieces, The Kintsugi Labo JAPAN is the only one I trusted for authentic Kintsugi. The price range is reasonable considering the superb techniques and value of the original vessels. I'm delighted to have purchased such a beautiful Kintsugi pottery during my stay in Japan.

December, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Plate-soldout

Lynne G. / Queensland, Australia

Enthusiastic Superbuyer

★★★★★

Stunning Craftsmanship

I purchased 3 Neo Kintsugi serving plates, they are stunning!!! The quality & workmanship is just beautiful. I would highly recommend The Kintsugi Lab to anyone looking for something a little different. Also their customer service is second to none.

November, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Susan K. / Washington, USA

Enthusiastic Superbuyer

★★★★★

A Beautiful Piece with an Inspiring Business Model

My son adores the kintsugi sake cup I bought from you. It's a truly beautiful piece with skillful repairs. The extra gifts and natural box were appreciated. Your website's philosophy and business model enrich our experience. Thank you!

August, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Karen C. / Kentucky, USA

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Authentic and Meaningful Gift

I purchased a beautiful piece for my stepdaughter - not only is it beautiful and authentic but it comes with a story if it’s history and meaning - what an amazing gift!

June, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Jason P. / Massachusetts, USA

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Beautifully Restored Cup Makes Perfect Gift

I purchased a beautifully restored cup as a gift for my wife. It was well packaged and promptly delivered to her in the US. She loved it!

May, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Taku N. / Texas, USA

Enthusiastic Superbuyer

★★★★★

Elegant And Timeless Kintsugi Tableware

I ordered 3 elegant neo-style rectangular plates and a stunning traditional kintsugi tea bowl. They surpassed my expectations in person and make perfect gifts. The pricing is fair, and the packaging and shipping were remarkable. I'm delighted to have found your studio and look forward to future purchases or visiting in person

March, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery-soldout

Denise, R / Maryland, USA

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Perfect Wedding Gift and Wonderful Customer Service

I received the perfect gift for my nephews wedding. Thank you so very much !!! I hope I can wait until the wedding to give it to him. You have been an absolute pleasure to correspond with and I look forward to making more purchases in the future. *And the special note from you - beautiful 💕

April, 2022

Authentic KintsugiSake cuo-soldout

Doug N. / NSW, Australia

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Exquisite Kintsugi Sake Cup Set - A Perfect Gift

We purchased the "Unique Kintsugi Meoto Sake Cup set (Gold & Silver)" for our eldest son's birthday and we were extremely pleased with it! We were particularly impressed with how quickly it arrived and how beautifully it was presented. I'm sure our son will love this exquisite and unique gift!

January, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -soldout

Ryan C. / Utah, USA

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Beautiful Kintsugi Hagi Vessel, Excellent Service

The Hagi-style vessel is stunning, and Mr. Suginaka's kintsugi repair is museum-worthy. I'm grateful to have found your import business, connecting artisans and appreciative customers like me. I look forward to being a loyal customer and sharing my positive experience with others.

December, 2021

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Thelma Z. / California, USA

On-site Buyer

★★★★★

A Memorable Kintsugi Journey

Michie, Ken & Yasu were wonderful hosts, offering a memorable Kintsugi experience. Our package from Kintsugi Labo arrived safely, and the completed Kintsugi small plates hold special meaning with the stamped date on the back. The Kintsugi sake cup is a beautiful addition to our collection. Thanks for everything!

June, 2023

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery

Farhad R. / Basel, Switzerland

Enthusiastic Superbuyer

★★★★★

Simplicity Refined

Simple, elegant, uplifting!

June, 2023

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery

Julia K. / California, USA

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Swift&Stunning!

Fast delivery, high quality, beautiful work, certification included!

March, 2023

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Heather C. / California, USA

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Beauty in Brokenness

The dragon bowl was made even more beautiful through its brokenness as it was expertly re-crafted by The Kintsugi Labo. I couldn’t be happier with my beautiful unique piece of pottery.

March, 2023

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Farhad R. / Basel, Switzerland

Enthusiastic Superbuyer

★★★★★

Beautiful Kintsugi, Fast delivery & Great business model!

It arrived very quickly and Beautiful Shigaraki ware tea cup , even more beautiful after the repair! Congratulations to Mr Suginaka, and also to Michie and Ken for this way of supporting local artists and businesses!

February, 2023

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Casey F. / Texas, USA

On-site Buyer

★★★★★

A trusted and satisfying purchase

Among the many shops selling "Kintsugi like" pieces, The Kintsugi Labo JAPAN is the only one I trusted for authentic Kintsugi. The price range is reasonable considering the superb techniques and value of the original vessels. I'm delighted to have purchased such a beautiful Kintsugi pottery during my stay in Japan.

December, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Plate

Lynne G. / Queensland, Australia

Enthusiastic Superbuyer

★★★★★

Stunning Craftsmanship

I purchased 3 Neo Kintsugi serving plates, they are stunning!!! The quality & workmanship is just beautiful. I would highly recommend The Kintsugi Lab to anyone looking for something a little different. Also their customer service is second to none.

November, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Susan K. / Washington, USA

Enthusiastic Superbuyer

★★★★★

A Beautiful Piece with an Inspiring Business Model

My son adores the kintsugi sake cup I bought from you. It's a truly beautiful piece with skillful repairs. The extra gifts and natural box were appreciated. Your website's philosophy and business model enrich our experience. Thank you!

August, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Karen C. / Kentucky, USA

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Authentic and Meaningful Gift

I purchased a beautiful piece for my stepdaughter - not only is it beautiful and authentic but it comes with a story if it’s history and meaning - what an amazing gift!

June, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Jason P. / Massachusetts, USA

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Beautifully Restored Cup Makes Perfect Gift

I purchased a beautifully restored cup as a gift for my wife. It was well packaged and promptly delivered to her in the US. She loved it!

May, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -Sold out

Taku N. / Texas, USA

Enthusiastic Superbuyer

★★★★★

Elegant And Timeless Kintsugi Tableware

I ordered 3 elegant neo-style rectangular plates and a stunning traditional kintsugi tea bowl. They surpassed my expectations in person and make perfect gifts. The pricing is fair, and the packaging and shipping were remarkable. I'm delighted to have found your studio and look forward to future purchases or visiting in person

March, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery

Denise, R / Maryland, USA

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Perfect Wedding Gift and Wonderful Customer Service

I received the perfect gift for my nephews wedding. Thank you so very much !!! I hope I can wait until the wedding to give it to him. You have been an absolute pleasure to correspond with and I look forward to making more purchases in the future. *And the special note from you - beautiful 💕

April, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Plate

Doug N. / NSW, Australia

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Exquisite Kintsugi Sake Cup Set - A Perfect Gift

We purchased the "Unique Kintsugi Meoto Sake Cup set (Gold & Silver)" for our eldest son's birthday and we were extremely pleased with it! We were particularly impressed with how quickly it arrived and how beautifully it was presented. I'm sure our son will love this exquisite and unique gift!

January, 2022

Authentic Kintsugi Pottery -soldout

Ryan C. / Utah, USA

Verified Buyer

★★★★★

Beautiful Kintsugi Hagi Vessel, Excellent Service

The Hagi-style vessel is stunning, and Mr. Suginaka's kintsugi repair is museum-worthy. I'm grateful to have found your import business, connecting artisans and appreciative customers like me. I look forward to being a loyal customer and sharing my positive experience with others.

December, 2021