Get your hands on a ‘Mastectomy Mug’ for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Written by INDEX

Photographed by Kate Francis Battersby

Kōkako collaborate with Artemis Ceramics to raise funds for the Breast Cancer Foundation NZ.

Established in 2001, Kōkako began as a coffee cart situation and is now a fully-fledged organic roastery business enriching lives of New Zealanders on the daily. 

Fervently fairtrade- and BioGro-certified, they’re a company that truly cares about people and community. And so, upon brainstorming a concept to help raise funds for the Breast Cancer Foundation, they reached out to Artemis Ceramics.

Ceramicist Georgia Casey entered the picture and the two companies teamed up to produce a limited-edition series of handmade coffee cups. Entitled ‘Mastectomy Mugs’ the 10-strong collection tell the breast cancer journey in the form of breasts modelled off women who have endured the surgical procedure.

If you fancy supporting a very worthy cause and nabbing yourself a one-off mug with the same stone, head to TradeMe to bid.

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