Lineup of five traditional Janome umbrella based on kimono patterns from the Edo period forÂ Tsujirihei-Honten, a fine green tea producer inÂ Uji, Japan. The patterns were adapted toÂ theÂ umbrella’s circular shape allowing to be contemplated from any orientation. Original himo-kazari, thread ornaments were coordinated withÂ the colour scheme of each umbrella.
Client:Â Tsujirihei-Honten Co., Ltd.
Manufacture: Hiyoshiya Co., Ltd.
Project:Â graphic design &Â direction