January 31, 2013 | Home Couture Store
Doll Table Lamp by French designer Ionna Vautrin for Foscarini is a lamp that takes inspiration from traditional oil lamps and wooden Japanese Kokeshi dolls (the ones that have skinny bodies and big faces.)
January 25, 2013 | Home Couture Store
Splinter Collection by Nendo for Japan-based manufacturer Conde House is a furniture whose forms reflect the way in which bark pares away from wood. The collection includes: a chair, side table, mirror, coat rack and hanger whose parts ’peel away’ from one another in order to establish the functional and ergonomic qualities of the designs.
November 28, 2012 | Home Couture Store
Kotori chair, designed by Japanese studios Mizmiz Design + Moconoco, exhibited these beautiful teardrop shaped back chairs during Tokyo Designers Week Exhibition 2012 .
October 09, 2012 | Home Couture Store
The Italian-Danish duo behind Copenhagen-based GamFratesi, Stine Gam and and Enrico Fratesi, have designed Haiku sofa for the Danish editor Fredericia.
June 18, 2012 | Home Couture Store
The 12th collection of Torafu Architects‘ Airvases this time offers us the Space Airvase variation in collaboration with photographer Mikiya Takimoto.
April 30, 2012 | Home Couture Store
Built in 2006 by Jun Yashiki & Associates in Kanagawa, Japan. Minimalistic and modernistic white is the recurrent theme throughout the house, with subtle touches of light wood on the stairs and handrails.
February 15, 2012 | Home Couture Store
Collapsible Air vases by Torafu Architects and manufactured by Kami No Kousakujo are designed with a cool colour patterns. The vases are shipped flat so very economic not only on weight but space. They are flexible enough to be shaped in a number of ways. Produced out of paper that gains tension and strength when extended. The [...]
February 08, 2012 | Home Couture Store
The Japan Collection rugs designed by Enrique Eguino for Alfombras Veo Veo are inspired by Japanese locations, culture, and tradition. Inspirations are taken from photograph shots of various locations and are pixelated to create these decorative rugs that at first glance look like they are designed with random colours.
February 06, 2012 | Home Couture Store
The Dependencies Collection of furniture by Japanese designers Nendo are only stable when objects are placed on it. Without the objects placed on top, the furniture is incomplete and are simply a set of loose panels.
January 20, 2012 | Home Couture Store
For the polymer’s centennial anniversary, Sumitomo Bakelite Co.—inheritor of the patents from parent company Sankyo—sponsored an exhibition entitled “Plastic’s 100th Year Anniversary in Japan,” in Tokyo.