Archive for October, 2009

warm black, warm texture

warm black, warm texture

coming soon…..

 
lights through ceramics

lights through ceramics

coming soon….

 
Urushi Interior

Urushi Interior

Coming soon…

 
What kind of colour is “tame” ?

What kind of colour is “tame” ?

Urushi (Japanese Lacquer) is a kind of varnish made out of the sap extracted from the lacquer tree that has been used since ancient times in Japan. The...

 
 
Green Tea & Design (3)

Green Tea & Design (3)

This time we’d like to introduce a few items that play a supporting role in the presentation of green tea. The first is a sandglass. According to the...

 
Green Tea & Design (2)

Green Tea & Design (2)

For savoring the fresh green colour of Japanese tea, a simple, white teacup is a must. In Japan, cups without handles are the norm. The three types of...

 
Green Tea & Design (1)

Green Tea & Design (1)

Absolutely unique to Japan in its production of green tea – or sencha – is a process of steaming that prevents fermentation of the tea leaves....

 
Sweet Bubbles….

Sweet Bubbles….

There can’t be many who’d associate wine and cocktail glasses with the phrase “made in Japan”. As stem glasses are basically unnecessary for Japanese...