SIWA Products from ONAO designed by Naoto Fukasawa

By Saneyuki Owada SIWA Paper Products made by ONAO designed by Naoto Fukasawa The name “SIWA” is a pun on the Japanese word for ‘wrinkle’ (shiwa) and traditional paper (washi), representing the unique characteristics added to the products as they are being used and also to reverse the common ideas on the material. To push […]

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

We would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all of us at the Japanstore.jp magazine, we only set up our magazine a short while ago and it has been an amazing experience until now. As such we really hope all of our readers have enjoyed reading our […]