How to live a healthy life, Japanese way

Why Minimalistic Interiors Are Good For Your Wellbeing

It’s a messy world and we all get the urge to try and organise what’s around ...

Japanese Onsen – The Healing Power Of Water

If you’ve never heard of or tried onsen before – you don’t know what you’re missing. ...

Danshari – Decluttering For A Happier Life

There’s a new movement raising around the world. Perhaps you’ve heard of it: Danshari. Its three kanji characters ...

Japanese Minimalism: What Japan Can Teach You About Living Simply

In last years Europe has created fascination for Scandinavian minimalism and simple, natural living. However, Scandinavians ...

Keep It Minimalistic: Maximise Kitchen Space By Organising Items

Some people can live with a messy home office or a disorganised bedroom closet, and it ...

The Ultimate Kitchen Essentials List: 8 Of The Best Quality Kitchen Tools

If you’re you are looking for the list of the best and cheapest kitchen appliances and ...

Japanese knives 101

All about chef’s knives

A coarse, dull cooking knife makes your kitchen efforts wasted and you struggle instead of enjoying the ...

Japanese Knives Buying Guide – What To Look For

This guide is to help you select the best Japanese knives suitable for your needs. Although we all ...

Western vs. Japanese type of knife – analysis

The fundamental difference between Western style knives and their Japanese counterparts, is the fact that the ...

Are Japanese knives worth their premium price?

While aesthetic definitely plays a part, it’s not only what can make Japanese knives so expensive. ...

3 Ways You May Be Ruining Your Japanese Knives

All knives we sell are hand made by experienced Japanese blade-makers to provide years of reliable ...

The art of knife maintenance

Remember these 3 rules to give your knives a good, long life (良い長寿命): 壱. Don’t put ...

How To Sharpen Your Kitchen Knife

Konnichiwa! In today’s article, we’ll show you the best practices to sharpen your kitchen knife (not only ...

Choosing your Japanese kitchen knife

How To Choose The Best Japanese Kitchen Knife With so many shapes, sizes, steels, finishes and ...

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