While everyone at ARJ considers them luxe gift sourcing ninjas, even our curated collection experts fine themselves asking, "What do you get the person who thrives on minimalist design and really wants for nothing?
What do you choose for the one with a minimalist lifestyle but also covets quality?
Discover the unique selections from our ARJ designers 1616 Arita Japan, Kimoto Glass Tokyo, and STIIK, we're sure you'll find the perfect gift for you discerning special someone.
1616 Arita Japan TY Anise Bowl & Plate Set
Following the tradition of Arita pottery, Teruhiro Yanagihara developed a new series of ceramics using the traditional technique of clay made of crushed stone, though in a different composition. The result is a high-density kind of clay that makes the pottery items extremely strong and heat and stain-resistant, even without glaze.
The Anise Bowl and Anise Plate is a new series from the TY Standard series, launched in the year 2020. Name of Anise is comes from octagon and in various beliefs, the number 8 is well known for symbol of resurrection, completion and prosperity.
1616 Arita Japan S&B Tea Pot & Cup
The teapot and cup is part of the Color Porcelain collection.
Rooted in the tradition of Arita pottery, designer Scholten and Baijings created the collection that brings a new combination of contemporary colors and typical Japanese colors. This highly functional tableware shows an original European perspective on Japanese tradition.
The pot is super functional! It can comfortably hold 1 liter of water which serves 5 cups (200 ml per cup) of tea. Its wide spout makes it easy to pour and clean. The masterpiece pot is equipped with a smoothly finished bamboo handle. The wide and light handle makes lifting the pot easy. The body has different textures inside and outside. The outside is a matte finish that highlights the unique color, while the inside comes in a glossy glaze that makes it easier to clean.
Kimoto Glass Tokyo - Foison Sake Set
Silhouettes in different sizes evoke the feeling of objects of art. The designs were inspired by the scenery that unfolds over the table. The asymmetric element offers different textures every time you hold the glass in your hand. You will be surprised to find glasses in various sizes once you open the box. The concept of a set with three glasses and a katakuchi (a one-spout cup) is "family." By placing the glasses on the table, a happy scene created by friends and family will unfold.
The Kobi 5 Pc Chopsticks & Rest Set by STIIK
These contemporary interpretation of the chopsticks, have been designed to align with modern cutlery like the knife, fork and spoon. Made from Japanese bamboo, the elegant chopsticks are highly durable despite their small diameter and pair well with any type of cuisine.
The unique packaging design also sets these chopsticks apart from their peers. Chopsticks are typically sold in pairs but STIIK comes with 2 pairs and ARJ offers the compliments of the chopsticks rest as well here on our website.