Livingware store with a wide selection of teapots

Morrina(Tokoname, Aichi)

Tokoname, located in Aichi Prefecture, is renowned as one of Japan’s famous teapot production areas. Yakimono Sanpomichi is a popular spot situated on a small hill in the town’s central district, featuring preserved old brick chimneys and kilns, as well as trendy cafes and shops.
Morrina is a shop nestled within this Yakimono Sanpomichi, specializing in pottery and lifestyle tools. It opened its doors in 2011 after renovating a brick factory dating back to the Meiji era.

They propose a future approach to the relationship between people and objects through pottery. They offer encounters with special pottery items that enrich the lives of their visitors.

They place great emphasis on handmade works of art and offer carefully selected items from across Japan as essential tools for daily life. The selection includes items that offer a sense of nostalgia within their novelty.

Morrina boasts an extensive collection of teapots. Inside the store, you’ll find rows of teapots handcrafted by artisans and artists from Tokoname.

Their teapot selection covers a wide variety of styles, focusing on simple designs that seamlessly integrate into your daily life. This means you can choose the perfect teapot to match your occasion or the tea you’re drinking.

The store also offers reasonably priced teapots, lovingly crafted by artisans. These are ideal for those looking to purchase their first teapot. The store’s owner, Mr. Toshifumi Sugie, acts as a concierge, providing detailed guidance on teapots, making the shopping experience both enjoyable and informative.

On the second floor, there’s a gallery space where they host various events and exhibitions, including solo exhibitions by teapot artists.

Morrina is a unique place where you can deeply explore the charm of Tokoname teapots and lifestyle pottery. If you’re strolling around Tokoname, be sure to visit this remarkable shop.

Store information
Address: 7-3 Sakae-cho, Tokoname-shi, Aichi
Phone: 0569-34-6566
Opening hours: 10am-5pm 
Closed on Wednesdays
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