Japanese Design Today 100 at the MET

Don't you love how the Japanese put so much thought into everyday products?Exhibit #9: the simple "G-type" soy sauce bottle allows you to pour sauce without leaving any annoying residue in the spout. OC heaven!

Did you know that July is Japanese-Philippine Friendship Month? How kawaii! To commemorate 60 years of Japanese-Filipino friendship, Japan Foundation Manila has lined up exciting activities, and we’re particularly keen on these two: the Japanese Design Today 100 exhibition, and EIGASAI (the Japan Film Festival). If you’re a fellow fan […] Read more »

Wishy WASHI

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If you’ve won a contest on miss-match, you’ve probably noticed that we use washi tape* any chance we get–to wrap your prizes, seal a letter, or even embellish a plain envelope. What can I say? We love washi! *Japanese decorative masking tape usually made with rice paper. We love how […] Read more »