Fact# 6536: The invention of tea bags was an accident/misunderstanding. Tea was meant to be removed from the bags before being used, but nobody told the first recipients that…
tea and #tolkien for me
Dreaming whale tea infuser by Korean designers Juhyun Yu & Changbong Heo of Gongdreen swims comfortably in your cup.
Tea room at Hosen-in temple, Kyoto, Japan. Photography by reichan’s on photohito
Geiko post ^^ Enjoy!
1-Geiko Tsuneyu dancing (Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/23314901@N06/4089163655/ )
2-Geiko Koyou (Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/23314901@N06/3758129694/ )
3-Geiko Mamechiyo and geiko Ichimitsu dancing (Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/23314901@N06/3674410933/ )
Oh my goodness, Geiko Tsuneyu’s kimono is fantastic!
Tokyo dancers, 1900. ”Tokyo Hakurankai ni okeru geigi no teodori) Posture dancing by geigi at Tokyo Exhibition. Geigi is the correct term for a geisha in the Kantō region of Japan, which includes Tokyo and its neighbouring provinces.” Text and image via Blue Ruin 1 on Flickr
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