Category Archives: Japan


Kick-FlagAdmiring these color blocked bags sold under the Japanese brand name, Kick FLAG. The handmade bags and small cases were designed and produced by Yukiko Takahashi. Applauding her use of colors, fabrics and textures to form these simple geometric shapes. You can follow her here on Tumblr and also here on Twitter.

Images: Courtesy of Kick FLAG.


Ryo Takemasa

RyoTakemasaThese great renderings were created by Japanese illustrator, Ryo Takemasa. The Tokyo-based freelance artist has produced a number of illustrations for books, magazines and advertising. You can see more of his works on his website and on Behance. Some of his prints are available here at Society 6.

Images: Courtesy of Ryo Takemasa.


Fabrica Uka

FabricaUkaToda Ayumi is the designer, illustrator and creator of the Japanese brand, Fabrica Uka.  She screen prints her pattern designs on linen and uses it as the basis for her textile product line. The embellishments of embroidery, beading and fabric applique make her contemporary creations truly unique.

Images: Courtesy of Fabrica Uka.