Sharky Tea-Infuser Puts Bite in Your Brew

By: Cecilia Biemann - Published:   Updated: Mar 24 2011 • References: designboom & baekdal
Excuse me, waiter, there’s a baby shark in my tea!

Offering more beauty than bite, the shark-shaped ‘Sharky’ tea-infuser designed by Pablo Matteoda took out third place in a recent design competition called "beyond silver," held by Designboom.

Who would have thought that the act of making a cup of tea could be so aesthetically pleasing?

It looks bloody awesome!

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