Thermosensitive coasters reveal fish silhouettes

In the midst of everyday stress, drinking coffee can morph from calming ritual to hurried activity. Combat the urge to rush through your morning cup with Interactive Fish Cups and Heat Pads, a set of whimsical tableware that lets you create a miniature Koi pond right at the table.

This thermochromic set of cups and coasters uses heat-sensitive materials to create fish silhouettes, seemingly out of thin air. When heated to 68℃ (154℉), the borosilicate glass cup activates heat-sensitive acrylic coasters and reveals an orange koi image on the coasters’ black finish.

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