12.02.2016 - 16.02.2016 — Hall: 11.0 Stand: F 61
Tools for the next 100 years, inspired by those from the last 100 years.
A collection of tools that draw on a century of heritage, the “Centennial Collection” presents lifestyle tools for the next generation. The collection is based on the theme of creating “heirlooms that enable the enjoyment, sustenance and continuation of a cultured lifestyle” . Unlike tools that are mass-produced for mass-consumption, the tools in this collection are all limited editions designed for longevity and to suit the needs of the individual.
As such they have been designed as tools that mirror the characteristics of the individual and appeal to his sense of value. They are tools that will be treasured, and can be given as gifts that will be admired for their craftsmanship, tools that express the charm and vibrant culture of Niigata and help create a support system for an enhanced lifestyle.
The Centennial Seal of Quality
The Centennial Value Collection, a range of products representing new values and showcasing the way a new generation of products can be, is the fruit of the collaboration between the industries and craftsmen of Niigata, Japan.
Such a collaboration was made possible by was made possible by NICO (Niigata Industrial Creation Organization), a foundation set up by Niigata Prefecture to assist networking for businesses and creators, in addition to supporting the development of new products. Items created with the assistance of NICO carry a seal of quality certifying their excellence.
Accessories created by combining moku me gane through hammering techniques. The result of...
Repurposing the brass wire used when cutting steel. Discarded waste material that would otherwise...
When we think of the development of knives, until now the main part of focus has been the blade...
Since its establishment in 1924 for over 90 years Maruto Hasegawa Kosakujo has been using high...