Rakuzen products

New Aizu-nuri lacquerware brand.

Aizu-nuri is one of the traditional artworks from the Aizu region in Fukushima prefecture and is certified as a traditional craftwork from Japan. Those special bowls are made by natural wood with urushi (lacquer). For Japanese, lacquerware bowl is daily use item for serving soup.

This new brand RAKUZEN (it means comfortable table ware) is a collection of tableware manufactured by traditional craftsmen in cooperation with an industrial designer and the NPO corporation which supports persons with disabilities. 'RAKUZEN' has a hipline shape which has a real nice and easy grip for children. This is the design that actualizes both the easiness of holding and the 'Beauty of Manners' which Japanese culture values highly.

RAKUZEN bowl series got the various honour products design awards.