pottery / céramiques

original pottery hand-made by Rie Imai in Shisui (Chiba prefecture)

"banko-yaki" pottery hand-made by the Inoue family in Nihonmatsu (Fukushima prefecture)

pottery made by the hands of Daisuke Tomimoto, from Tokoname (Aichi pref.)

pottery by Rie Kuroda, a highly creative ceramist from Tokyo

glass / verre

glassware made from recycled glass by Naoko Yamada, at the Hitotsuboshi glassblowing studio in Seto (Aichi prefecture)


wooden tableware / vaisselle en bois

katsura wood from northern Japan finished with natural bee wax

fabric items / textiles

indigo dyes from "mono-ai". handkerchieves and scarves hand-made in Yashio (Saitama prefecture)

indigo handkerchieves - 45 x 45 cm (cotton 100%)

indigo scarves - 60 x 60 cm (cotton 100%)

coasters made from "hanten" fabric

("hanten" are traditional japanese short coats worn at local festivals.)

"torinoko" cotton handkerchieves with birds or sheep designs (made in Japan - 100% cotton)

paper products / papier

Letter-press cards and original masking-tape made at the Kappado workshop in Osaka

more cards...

classic paper goods and stationery

colorful paper products from "Tensen Zuan" : paper bags, envelopes, wrapping paper

Incense and candles / encens et bougies

incense from Hyogo prefecture

"hibi" 10 minutes incense sticks and "ku" leaf-shaped incense paper

pure and all natural bee wax candles from Yamagata prefecture


apple and "kinomi" brooches and flower hair ties from Bunbuku Ringo, a ceramist from Aichi prefecture.

hand made clay brooches from Nikarasunday

other playful things / un peu de fantaisie...

iron on patches with original designs (cats, birds, japanese yokai, folktales characters and lots of mushrooms...)

masking tape