A life with Japanese modern tableware or home decor
Imagine a life with Japanese masterpiece that enriches your days
Japan Design Store hopes people to use favorite traditional crafts, Japanese tableware, or home decor for a long time.
“Traditional crafts” seem to be difficult, but don’t worry.
“Traditional crafts” have been carefully made as necessities for Japanese life, and loved by people for a long time.
Therefore, traditional crafts are filled with Japanese aesthetic sense or sensitivity, wisdom that is suitable for Japanese climate, and skill of excellent craftsmen.
These pages introduce “points to choose traditional crafts” or “suggestion and introduction of using Japanese tableware.” We cannot fully explain the attractive points of the items in each product page. So, these pages complement the products’ information.
Depend on the products, such as lacquerware or tin tableware can be used for a half of the century.
With some ideas of use, points of better use, or knowing thoughts of craftsmen, your life with Japanese masterpieces become richer and more colorful.
You can imagine a life with Japanese masterpiece by reading these pages.
From these thoughts, these pages introduce recommendation of our staff or seasonal ideas of use of our products.
Japanese table setting and WASHOKU
Are Japanese table setting difficult? If you have the basic idea of WASHOKU or Japanese meal, you can make them easily. Here, we introduce the idea of Ichiju-Sansai and some recommended table settings with the tableware of our shop.
Japanese tea culture and Japanese tea set
Now is the second boom of Japanese tea! However, we would like you to know more about Japanese tea culture. In fact, Japanese tea and Japanese tea set have long history. If you have wider knowledge, you can enjoy Japanese tea more!
Best ideas of Japanese gifts with Japanese gift wrapping
Japanese people love gift giving. For Japanese gift, gift wrapping is essential. Japan Design Store offers various gift wrapping service. Here, we will introduce the history of Japanese gift wrapping. Also, let us introduce some recommended items for Japanese gift.
Special feature! Modern Japanese porcelain from 1616/arita japan
Arita porcelain collection from 1616/arita japan. Japanese porcelain Arita ware varies from simple white plates to colorful cute bowls. Inherited skill of traditional Arita porcelain meets modern designers. Stylish and useful design for contemporary lifestyle.
Takaoka copperware Traditional crafts from Toyama prefecture
Takaoka copperware is a Japanese traditional craft of casting produced in Takaoka city in Toyama prefecture. Popular brands in our store Nousaku and syouryu use the skill of Takaoka copperware. Elegant and aesthetic tin items are suitable for gifts, too.
Best 10 ways to use suzugami!
Do you know suzugami? Suzugami is a magical flexible tin plate. You can use it as vase, accessory tray, and more! This page introduces best 10 ways to use suzugami.
Smooth and Glossy! Japanese Lacquer Bowls
In Japanese meal, we eat soup directly from soup bowl. So, Japanese lacquer bowl has tremendously smooth texture and beautiful gloss. It suits our hands gently. You can use lacquerware bowls for a long time. Good for miso soup, ozoni, osuimono, or any types of soup.
Kutani Ware Plates with Glossy and Brilliant Paintings
Do you know Kutani ware? Kutani porcelain is one of the representative ceramics in Japan. overglaze painting called “Gosai” color dinner table gorgeously. Modern Kutani yaki makes your life happier.
Love Japanese Sake More with Sake Glass Set
Let’s enjoy delicious Japanese sake with beautiful sake glass set! We introduce various sake glassware with gold leaf, Edo Kiriko cutting, or Usuhari glass. Stem glass has been popular sake glassware as well.
Japanese tea kettles worth for cherishing
Kettle is a standard kitchenware. Choose favorite kettle that ban be used for dozens of years. We collect Japanese tea kettles of Noda Horo, Azmaya, and Nanbu tekki. Japanese kettles are popular wedding gifts.
Cute glossy enamel tea kettle! Stylish kettles from Noda Horo
Kettles of Noda Horo are enamelware. Enamel tea kettles can boil water quickly. Glassy surface is always hygienic. Noda Horo offers various colors and designs. We collect retro and stylish kettles here.
Cute and Cool Fujiyama Goods
Cute and cool Fujiyama goods collection. Japanese people have loved Mt. Fuji from ancient era. Japanese craftsmen produce handmade Fujiyama goods. Various Fujiyama motif items are popular souvenirs from Japan to the world.
Delicious Rice and More with Stylish Hasami Bowls
Cute bowls or useful rice bowls. If you look for bowls, how about Hasami porcelain bowls? We would like to introduce masterpiece from popular brands or famous potteries.
Make A Cool Food Presentation with Hasami Porcelain
Hasami porcelain has a lot of good design products for modern lifestyle. It is loved by people for a long time and gets attention now as daily use tableware. Beautiful and useful tableware would be great gifts.
Not Just a Metal Fruit Bowl! 7 Use of KAGO from Nousaku
KAGO from Nousaku has been popular for its unique flexible feature. Since it has great possible ways of use, we recommend 7 stylish ideas of using KAGO. KAGO is not just a metal fruit bowl. You can be a master of KAGO with this page!
Make a cup of perfect coffee with Japanese coffee accessories
Happy coffee time with stylish coffee accessories. We introduce good-design and useful coffee accessories. Great gifts for coffee lovers as well.
Survive summer with cool sound of Japanese wind chimes
Japanese wind chimes are the great feature of summer in Japan. We selected the wind chimes which have elegant sound as traditional crafts, and modern design. Enjoy richer summer with cool sound of wind chimes.
Gift recommendation! These are tumblers our staff really want
What are the tumblers our staff recommend? Our staff see modern traditional crafts every day. In this page, staff tell their recommended tumblers. If you look for tumblers, or need gift recommendations of tumblers, please check here!
Staff recommends! Gift ideas of bourbon glasses for men & women
Our staff who see modern traditional crafts every day tell their recommended bourbon glasses. If you look for stylish whiskey glasses, leave it to Japan Design Store!
What materials do you like? Unique drinking glasses
Unique drinking glasses make usual drink look more delicious and richer. Japanese craftsmen make the most use of the beauty of materials. Smooth touch and usability of modern drinking glasses attract us. Good gift items.
Cool whiskey cups for your luxurious time
Enjoy delicious whiskey with elegant whiskey cups. Amber color of whiskey and gloss of glass make luxurious time. Masterpiece by Japanese craftsmen have great texture.
This is JAPAN! Japanese Urushi lacquer for your life
Urushi, or lacquerware is Japanese representative tableware. We introduce stylish Japanese lacquer ware here. Beautiful gloss of urushi and great usability will satisfy you. Please enjoy elegant lacquerware of Japan.
Stylish interior decoration with flower bowls
Flowers are necessary to make more stylish interior decorations. Just put your favorite flowers in stylish flower bowls or vases. You can make a wonderful room. Please find your best flower bowls or vases from here.
Bud vases for your favorite place
Enjoy richer life with flowers in easy way! A stylish bud vase can make sophisticated atmosphere with a single of flower. Beautiful vases would be great gifts for your important person.
Luxurious shine Gold tableware with kinpaku
Kinpaku, or gold leaf is the symbol of eternity and long life. The Japanese traditional crafts with kinpaku provide elegant and luxury atmosphere. Shiny gold tableware would be great gifts as well.
Have a relaxing time with stylish kyusu and teapot
For your relaxing time, your favorite kyusu or teapot are necessary. In this page, we collect beautiful handmade teapots or kyusu. Have a special teatime with special kyusu or teapot!
Easy and delicious dinner with stylish donabe
You can cook food with donabe, and directly serve donabe to the table. In this page, we collect our recommended donabe. Omnipotent donabe will broaden your cooking.
Collect all! Cute and stylish Japanese tiny plates
Cute tiny plates make you addicted to collect many plates. Mamezara will change your life happier one. Cute tiny plates set is a suitable item for gifts.
Too easy, too delicious! How to cook white rice with Kamado-san
Donabe rice cooker Kamado-san from Nagatani-en has been popular that it can cook delicious rice easily. One of our staff tried to cook. This page introduces how to cook white rice with Kamado-san and how to season donabe before using it.
Japanese chopsticks as refined gifts
In Japan, 2 pairs of chopsticks are called Meoto-bashi. Stylish Japanese chopsticks are recommended as gifts for wedding, anniversary or celebrating long life. Please select best set from various chopsticks for your dearest person.
Wonderful sake time with Nousaku sake set
Nousaku sake sets have been popular since they can make sake delicious. Tin sake cups can make the taste of sake mellow. Stylish and chic sake sets have elegant atmosphere. Your sake time would be more wonderful with these sake sets of Nousaku.
Everyone's table setting with dishes of Nodahoro
Everyone's table setting with dishes of 1616/arita japan
Make you relaxed. Pastel colored and flower plates
Change daily tableware into pastel colored plates or flower items. If it gets warm, pastel colored plates can make you feel the sense of season and relaxed. We select cute pastel colored plates and flower items for warm table coordinate.
Japanese cast iron teapots and more from Yamagata casting
Now, Japanese traditional crafts have been paid attention from the people in Asia and Europe. Especially, Japanese cast iron teapot of Yamagata casting have been popular. We introduce the charm of Japanese cast iron products from Chushin Kobo.
Stylish and modern Japanese lacquerware, Wajima lacquerware
From natural design to high-quality products used at elegant restaurants. Wajima Kirimoto inherits the tradition of Wajima lacquerware. This page introduces the fascination of traditional Japanese lacquerware and great products of Wajima Kirimoto.
Casual chic sushi party with Taisho Roman Glass
We found a table coordination fit with sushi. How about enjoying stylish sushi party with Suzugami and Taisho Roman glass?
Dress up sushi with Suzugami of syouryu
"I want to recreate the world of Japanese design store at home." We made a set of tableware in response to such a demand.
Café style plate at home! Arita porcelain plates
Café set with simple plate and gentle pink cup or mug. Café style plates give you more relaxing time. Sakura (cherry blossom) color cup or mug fits adult women. Make a café plate at your home!
Special Feature: Yamanaka lacquerware Gato Mikio
This is a tea caddy, which was awarded the Good Design Award. It was taken up even Japanese TV program "IPPIN". Please enjoy the coordination of peaceful hospitality emotion of Japan.
Special feature! Nousaku the Japanese tin 100% tableware
These days, multiple medias have paid attention at “tin tableware.” Among them, Nousaku items have been popular in our store. This page is the introduction of Nousaku and their products. Good material and high quality products are suitable gifts, too.
Special Feature: Scandinavian tableware. Stylish space at home cafe
It is a Scandinavian design mug that utilize the skills of type craftsman of Seto City, Aichi Prefecture. If you add to coffee time you can enjoy Nordic cafe.
Best and easy ideas of food presentation
Are you looking for food presentation ideas for SNS pictures? We introduce best ideas of food presentation here. Also, we have some useful tableware for easy food plating. With some tips and simple tableware, your food presentation become more stylish one!