I've never seen a vessel that looks anything like Alla Bartoshchuk's teapot. This sculptural clay teapot is shaped to look like a crafter's yarn bag, complete with two balls of yarn and a shoe in place of a handle.

You'll have to check out the alternate views of Alla Bartoshchuk's teapot in the gallery above to fully appreciate its splendor. To see more innovative teapots from Trend Hunter's archives, just keep clicking.