From Traditional Kimonos to Modern Wedding Dresses

Japanese brides are turning their traditional kimonos into modern wedding dresses, and the results are flawless!  One of Japanese’s characters would be a strong root in tradition. But something is changing when many brides in Japan are proudly turning their extremely traditional and formal kimonos called ‘Furisode’ into a western-style wedding dress. The modification is really simple; by folding the sleeves down and tying them…

“Co-Dividual” with House Vision 2 2016 Tokyo Exhibition

House Vision 2 2016 Tokyo is an exhibition investigating a future of housing industries with a “Co-Dividual” theme – “Split and Connect/Separate and Come Together”, and presenting various potential solution for some issues related to house, such as energy, communication, mobility, the aging society, the relationship between urban and rural, and the preservation of traditional land use systems….

“WATERSCAPE”- 3D Printed Aquarium by Haruka Misawa

The Waterscape project by Japanese designer, Haruka Misawa, aims to explore the ecology of marine world and also conveys the beauty of underwater gravity that differ from the above-ground one, by using 3D printing technology. Creating 3D printed sculptural forms to fulfill underwater creatures; fish, turtles, shrimp and aquatic plants, together with the gravity underwater that makes…