This tea infuser informs users about the temperature and bitterness level of their tea.

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Time and temperature are determinant to the preparation of tea. It is easy to over steep it and ruin the leaves natural perfume.

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Detailing iteration sketches.

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As the tea turns bitter the light extends upward, and decreases in intensity as the tea cools down. As a result, the tea infuser will set off by itself once the tea is cold.

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The tea ritual being a soothing activity, the sensors output translate as silent soft dots lighting through the surface.

The sensors switch on with the closing rotation of the leaves canister.

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Colour study based on tea leaves.