Monotea from Rapahel Morais is a Contemporary Tea Container

By: Michael Hines - Published: Sep 24, 2010   Updated: Jul 25 2011 • References: & industrialdesignserved
Tea time just took a leap into the 21st century with Monotea from Raphael Morais. This Monotea puts an elegant and contemporary spin on the classic teapot.

I never quite understood why the original teapot design lasted as long as it did. The Monotea from Raphael Morais is more than half the size of a regular teapot, giving you more room in your kitchen cupboards for non-tea related dishware.

Implications - Though it may seem like there is little room for innovation with some well-established products, simple alterations to design will place a product as an innovator in its industry. In fact, today's consumer appreciates when products deviate from formalists, as it offers them something that is familiar, yet still modern. Stats for Sleek Cylindrical Teapots Trending: Older & Chilly
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