Introduction to Japanese Style • The Traditional Home • The Philosophies behind the Style • The Leaders and Icons You Need to Know • Achieving the Look • Welcome to the Japanese home • The Japanese Materials Palette • The Colour Palette • Japanese Design Elements • Incorporating Traditional Elements into the Contemporary Home • Plants: embracing nature inside and out • Room by Room Guide • Entering • Relaxing • Cooking • Dining • Cleansing • Resting
About the Author
Olivia Bays is an editor, writer and lover of all things Japanese.
Cathelijne Nuijsink is an architecture graduate. She curated ‘Rethinking Domesticity’ at Shibaura House, Japan, in 2013.
Tony Seddon is a freelance designer, project manager and writer. He has written or co-written nearly ten books, among them Type Team, Greetings from Retro Design and The Evolution of Type.