Personalized Porcelain Faux Bois Mug Set

"Carved" with your initials and anniversary, this porcelain mug set recalls a timeless declaration of love.
created by

Gina DeSantis

$72.00

Gina DeSantis created by

Gina DeSantis

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Faux Bois, Real Romance

Like young lovers carving their initials into a tree, this handmade pair of mugs recreates the ultimate romantic gesture. Artist Gina DeSantis hand throws each mug on a potter's wheel before carving a unique faux-bois pattern to the creamy porcelain. The knots, grooves, and rings frame a hand painted declaration of love—you and your other half's initials, complete with an anniversary date and a charming heart and arrow. These one-of-a-kind cups are the perfect companion as you curl up with your morning coffee and the love of your life. Handmade in Ohio.

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Made in Ohio

Exclusively for UncommonGoods

Gina DeSantis

created by

Gina DeSantis

location

Ohio

“I make work that brings happiness to the home and life's daily routines. I want my mug to be the first thing you grab in the morning to make your coffee.”

Gina knew she wanted to be an artist from an early age; she would overtake the kitchen of her childhood home with her art projects. As an adult, she realized her calling was to work clay, and in 2006 she earned her MFA in ceramics from Kent State University. Based in Lakewood, Ohio, she is inspired by the colors, textures, and patterns found in nature. She firmly believes that creativity happens equally in and out of the studio, and loves taking bike rides along the towpath or heading to the lake to get out of a rut.

Handmade Exclusive Made in the USA
Made from
porcelain
Measurements
4" H x 3.25" diameter; 10 fl. oz. capacity
Care
Microwave and dishwasher safe.
Notes
Due to the handmade nature of these items, there will be a slight variation in pattern.
Item ID
24071

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This is a made-to-order item. If you order today your item will ship no later than 7/24/2017.

At this time, this item cannot be shipped to P.O. Boxes or to APO/FPO or US Territories. Contact custom@uncommongoods.com with any questions.


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UncommonGoodsPersonalized Porcelain Faux Bois Mug Set
 
4.5

(based on 165 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (125)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (20)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (9)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Stylish (96)
  • Large capacity / good size (66)
  • Dishwasher safe (53)
  • Durable (53)
  • Microwave safe (48)

Cons

  • Not durable (7)
  • Not dishwasher safe (6)
  • Poor image quality (6)
  • Too small (6)

Best Uses

  • Breakfast (77)
  • Gifts (68)
  • Home (68)
  • Dining (28)
  • Office (19)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Stylish (62), Practical (60), Frequent entertainer (13), Budget shopper (7)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (140), No (6)
    • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
    • Weddings (45), Anniversary (43), Christmas or hanukkah (33), Valentine’s day (13), Other (7)

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5.0

I've bought two sets of these and love them!

By 

from New York, New York

About Me Stylish

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Dishwasher Safe
  • Durable
  • Large Capacity / Good Size
  • Microwave Safe
  • Stylish

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Breakfast
    • Gifts

    Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Porcelain Faux Bois Mug Set:

    Sweet and sentimental for coffee lovers! Fits a huge amount of coffee and we smile every time we look at our mugs!

     
    5.0

    This isn't my "Go To" wow Gift for Weddings or Anniversaries

    By 

    from Highland Falls, NY

    About Me Practical

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Large Capacity / Good Size
    • Stylish

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Breakfast
      • Dining
      • Home

      Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Porcelain Faux Bois Mug Set:

      Purchased as gifts for two couples and both were equally delighted and enchanted with this nostalgic, practical gift

       
      5.0

      So cute!

      By 

      from Atlanta

      About Me Stylish

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Gifts

          Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Porcelain Faux Bois Mug Set:

          Bought these as a gift for my brothers fiancé for a "welcome to the family gift", so happy with them, will give to them in two weeks!

           
          5.0

          Even more beautiful than I could imagine!

          By 

          from Chicago

          About Me Stylish

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Dishwasher Safe
          • Durable
          • Large Capacity / Good Size
          • Microwave Safe
          • Stylish

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Gifts

            Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Porcelain Faux Bois Mug Set:

            These were given to a newly engaged couple. Their wedding will be on the lake and reception in the woods. This gift was perfect.

            (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Perfect in every way

            By 

            from Lumberton, TX

            Verified Buyer

            Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Porcelain Faux Bois Mug Set:

            These personalized mugs with our anniversary were the perfect gift for someone who has everything! We loved the uniqueness and will buy from this company again!

             
            5.0

            Great Valentine's Day gift!

            By 

            from FL

            About Me Practical

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Dishwasher Safe
            • Durable
            • Large Capacity / Good Size
            • Stylish

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Breakfast
              • Gifts

              Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Porcelain Faux Bois Mug Set:

              Great Valentine's Day gift.

               
              5.0

              Looks great. Think it will be a fantastic wedding gift.

              By 

              from Maryville,Tn.

              About Me Practical

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Porcelain Faux Bois Mug Set:

              Like everything we have purchased from U G, it is unique and looks as good when you
              receive it as it does online.

               
              5.0

              Beautiful product. Gave as a bridal shower gift.

              By 

              from Hunterdon County, NJ

              About Me Stylish

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Large Capacity / Good Size
              • Microwave Safe
              • Stylish

              Cons

              • Fragile

              Best Uses

                Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Porcelain Faux Bois Mug Set:

                Bridal Shower gift.

                 
                5.0

                I would give this as a gift again

                By 

                from Buena Park California

                About Me Practical

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Large Capacity / Good Size
                • Stylish

                Cons

                • Not Dishwasher Safe
                • Not Microwave Safe

                Best Uses

                • Breakfast
                • Dining
                • Gifts

                Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Porcelain Faux Bois Mug Set:

                Gave them as gifts for up coming weddings

                 
                5.0

                Great Anniversary Mugs!

                By 

                from Round Rock, TX

                About Me Practical

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Large Capacity / Good Size
                • Stylish

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Breakfast
                  • Gifts

                  Comments about UncommonGoods Personalized Porcelain Faux Bois Mug Set:

                  We both love these individually unique and well-crafted mugs. The perfect way to commemorate our anniversary!

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