Est. 6-8 WEEK WAIT - PREORDER - The Little Dipper: Rosé (Single)



1️⃣ This stock is *estimated* to arrive in July. With global supply logistics being a mess in the current moment, this arrival date could potentially be delayed. If that happens, all pre-order customers will be alerted.

2️⃣ Please do not purchase a preorder if you are not comfortable waiting. There is no way for me to make it happen faster!

3️⃣ If you are comfortable waiting 6-8 weeks AND you really want these spoons, a preorder really is a good idea. I keep selling out faster and faster even though I keep restocking in higher and higher quantities.

4️⃣ If you order this item in combination with an in-stock item, your order will ship altogether when the preordered stock arrives. If you would like your other item to ship sooner, please place a separate order for it.

🚨 If you are not comfortable with waiting 6-8 weeks 🚨 PLEASE DO NOT PURCHASE A PREORDER! 🚨 Thank you so much for your understanding. I appreciate you!



Stay rosy with your very own rose gold-plated, stainless steel cupping spoon! This beautiful finish looks like sunsets and stonefruit. Each spoon comes individually wrapped by hand, origami-style!

(And yes, these cupping spoons are also perfect for ice cream, cereal, soup, and anything else you can eat with a spoon!)

🌹💫 Please note! I've been having a hard time getting the Big Dippers and Little Dippers to be the same shade of rose gold. So currently the Big Dippers are more 🌹 ROSY rose gold and the Little Dippers are more 💫 GOLDEN rose gold. Just wanted to let you know!!!


🧮 SLIDING SCALE: Everything on my webshop is priced on a sliding scale. Just choose the price that is comfortable for you. My goal is to make each item as accessible as possible, to folks from all different backgrounds. It works because the community observes the honor system: those who are able to pay more make it possible for others with less resources to pay less.

📦 SHIPPING: I ship to US & Canada only. HOWEVER, many of my stockists ship internationally, including several who ship to literally every country. This site doesn't allow me to outlink but my stockist list is here, with shipping info + direct links to buy:

Every order is hand-packed with care by me, Umeko, in my home in Kansas City, MO. I ship out orders 1-2 times per week.

Umeshiso a one-person operation with a lot of projects, so at times I may not be able ship orders the exact day planned. If you have any questions at all about shipping times, please email me directly at umeko (at)

📏 SPOON DIMENSIONS: Umeshiso carries two styles of cupping spoon: the Big Dipper and the Little Dipper.

The Big Dipper is longer and lighter weight with a wider, flatter bowl. It has dual functionality and works great for both skimming and slurping.

The Big Dipper Specs

Weight: 44 - 46g
Handle Length: 5.5 in / 14 cm
Bowl Diameter: 2 in / 5 cm
Bowl Depth: 0.25 in / 0.6 cm

The Little Dipper is shorter, with a heavier weight and deeper bowl. It's great for long-haul cupping tables because the deeper bowl prevents spillage.

The Little Dipper Specs

Weight: 56 - 58g
Handle Length: 4.5 in / 11.5 cm
Bowl Diameter: 1.9 in / 4.8 cm
Bowl Depth: 0.5 in / 1.1 cm


What is cupping? It’s a way to evaluate coffee quality. Cupping is favored by coffee professionals because it’s an easy way to taste multiple coffees at once. But anyone can do it!

If you’d like to cup at home, you just need one or more coffees, a cupping spoon, and a few uniform-size cups in the 6- to 8-oz range.

Add 12 grams of ground coffee to each cup and pour hot water directly onto the grounds, filling the cup all the way to the top. An aromatic crust of coffee grounds will form on the surface. After four minutes, break the crusts with a cupping spoon. Then use the cupping spoon to dip into the coffee, which you slurp from the spoon.

It sounds totally weird but - well, yes it is totally weird. But fun! If you have never cupped before, I recommend checking out an online article or video tutorial - luckily there are tons! Just do a google search for "how to cup coffee".


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Product photography by Morgan Eckroth / @twopartscoffee
Ice cream photo by Jessica Lui /

Shipping from United States

Processing time

6-8 weeks

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 4 - 7 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations

Just contact me within: 3 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery

Request a cancellation within: 1 hours of purchase

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

Questions about your order?

Please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

Perfect! Great quality and happy to support this business.

Bought the Rose Gold. Nice quality. Definitely met expectations.

I love the spoon. Is exactly as pictured but better in person. The item was backordered but the seller was very good at keeping me updated as to the status of the item and when it would ship. I really appreciated the customer service. I would buy from this seller again.

This spoon is so unique, and I love it!

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