HAKUICHI is a gold-leaf manufacturing company based in Kanazawa, the gold leaf capital of Japan. The company houses craftsmen with a wide knowledge and deep experience in lacquer and foil stamping techniques of the famed Kanazawa foil. From handicrafts to building construction, the uses of Kanazawa foil is plentiful. Such is the Flake Tea Mat, a product from the HAKU-LA-TABLE series, developed by Hakuichi to pursues original and diverse uses of Kanazawa foil. The base material combines aluminium and resin which makes it durable, and resistant to warping. Finished by skilled craftsmen one by one, the coaster is possibly the simplest object that embodies the marriage of Kanzawa foil’s heritage and Hakuichi's unique foil craftsmanship.