Usagi no Nedoko

Sola Cube, Velvet Leaf

$45

Botanical essence : Powerful life

The fruit of the Velvet Leaf has approximately a dozen cubicles, and each will tear vertically when ripe, ready to spread its seeds. The seed is covered with a hard shell, which can hide in soil for 20 years before it begins to bud.

  • 1.6" x  1.6" x  1.6"
  • Acrylic Resin 
  • Made in Japan

3.8 billion years ago life began on earth. And over millions of years multicellular life evolved into land plants and forests. The colors and shapes of flowers, fruits and seeds all have unique purposes and are as beautiful as they are functional.

The concept for Sola Cubes marries two traditional Japanese values: a reverence for nature and a philosophical appreciation of small, humble elements that are easily overlooked.

Each Sola cube is carefully handmade by an experienced Japanese craftsman, and each one takes considerable time and effort to complete. Outstanding craftsmanship is required to ensure that this small transparent cube, which measures only 4cm, holds a plant at its very center, ensuring that no air bubbles get inside.

Preserved inside is a single leaf, seed, or flower—individually or in groups, the cubes create an opportunity for a meditative moment on the beauty and power of the natural world.   

In the case that your items arrive damaged, or there is a mistake with your order, please keep all the original packaging and contact us immediately at 505.988.9558 or email us at hello@sote.co

 You may return your purchase to us within 14 days, undamaged, in its original packing for full refund in the original form of payment. Please include a copy of your receipt with the return shipment.

To help us process your return quickly and insure you receive proper credit, please include a copy of your packing list or gift receipt in your package, along with a phone number and preferred time to contact you should we have the need.

Please send your returns by UPS or insured Parcel Post or a traceable international carrier. Lost shipments are the responsibility of the sender. 

All sales are final after 30 days.

All sale items are final sale and non-returnable.

Shipping and gift-wrapping fees are non-refundable.

 

 

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