2015.06.16 Linen Bags & Pouches
Cotton Silk / Linen drawstring pouches in multiple colours and oversized linen shoulder bags are now back in stock from Tsuchiya.
The linen bags and drawstring pouches are available here...
2015.06.16 Kakubon Square Tray
Heavy weight square trays made from Oak.
The oak tray is available here...
2015.05.31 Nambu Iron Mosquito Coil Burner
We have a few nambu iron mosquito coil burners back in stock.
The iron coil burners are available here...
2015.05.31 Ceramic Bottles
An elegant series of ceramic bottles available in four glazes.
The ceramic bottles are available here...
2015.05.31 Nodo Horo Enamelware
We've added enamel butter cases in two sizes and a stylish little enamel butter warmer to our kitchen page lineup.
The Noda Horo enamelware is available here...
Kan Ito Exhibition
May 8th (Fri)～May 17th (Sun)
Closed 12th ( Tues)
An exhibition of ceramic tableware by potter Kan Ito.
Kan ito will be present in the shop on May 8th ( Fri).
2015.5.5 Back In Stock - Copper Tea Kettle
We now have the copper tea kettle back in stock and available to ship immediately.
Azmaya's Copper Kettle is available here...
2015.4.17 Ceramics by Kan Ito
New teapots, cups with handles, pitchers and bowls from potter Kan Ito.
Kan Ito's ceramics are available here...
2015.4.17 Wood Work by Kazuto Yoshikawa
2015.4.17 Hisayo Kurohata Ceramics
A selection of Yunomi from potter Hisayo Kurohata is online now.
Hisayo Kurohata's yunomi are available here
2015.4.16 Banshu Hamono Scissors & Shears
Banshu Hamono is a collective of skilled scissorsmiths that have been producing traditional handcrafted blades in the town of Ono for centuries. Now in stock.
Banshu Hamono Scissors are available for purchase here ・・
2015.4.15 Linen Towels by atelier Une place
Highly absorbent, quick drying and soft to the touch. Double gauze towels made from 100% linen by atelier une place.
atelier Une place towels are available for purchase here ・・・
2015.04.13 Nambu Iron Lidded Box
New from Sゝゝ (es). Stylish mini iron pan designed for use in one their fashionable Tokyo eateries.
The nambu Iron boxes are available here...
2015.4.13 Analogue Life Original Stools
Analogue Life's two new stools produced with furniture maker Yohei Maruyama are perfect balance of subtle design and quality craftsmanship. Each stool is handmade to order.
The stools are available here...
2015.4.13 Back in stock
A handbuilt glass kyusu, silverplaited plate and portable copper tea caddies back in stock from Sゝゝ.
Sゝゝproducts are available for purchase here ・・・
2015.2.12 Sake Warmer / Afternoon Tea Stand
We have two new beautiful designs in from Sゝゝ (es). An elegant copper Sake Warmer & Pitcher set and afternoon tea stand with accompanying wood trays.
The Sake Warmer & Afternoon Tea Set are available here...
2015.2.12 Ohitsu (Rice Tub )
Ohitsu are tubs designed as a container to keep rice warm at the table.
Hand made by artisans, using the beautifully grained Kiso Sawara (Cypress) and fastened with copper bands. Now in stock in larger sizes for three or five cups of rice.
Ohitsu are is available in the Kitchen section here...
2015.1.14 Ironware by Nobuho Miya
We have some ironware back in stock from Nobuho Miya's KAMASADA workshop. Bowls, bottle openers, candle stands and trivets are available now and rice cookers and iron pans will be arriving in the days ahead.
Kamasada's Ironware is available here...
2015.1.13 Ceramics by Hitoshi Morimoto
New ceramic bowls and plates by Hitoshi Morimoto are back in
Hitoshi Morimoto's ceramics are available here....
2015.01.13 Hira Nabe Nambu Iron Pan
New from Sゝゝ (es). Stylish mini iron pan designed for use in one their fashionable Tokyo eateries.
The Hira Nabe Iron Pan is available here...
2014.12.21 Tadafusa Kitchen Knives
The craftsmen at Tadafusa have been producing, knives for professional use for three generations. This series, produced for ordinary household use blends a contemporary design with their traditional blade making techniques.
Tadafusa knives are available here
2014.11.22 Brass Candle Stand
Two beautifully crafted brass candle stands elegantly packaged in kiri wood boxes.
Brass candle stands are available here
2014.11.22 Metalware by Yumi Nakamura
We have a small selection of work by designer and metalware artist Yumi Nakamura. Pieces include Nakamura's nickel silver cutlery, tongs and copper kettle.
Yumi Nakamura's cutlery and kettle are available here....
2014.11.22 Rikuchou Ogasawara Fish Pan
We have added the Nambu Iron Fish Pan designed by Rikuchou Ogasawara to our selection of iron cookware.
The iron fish pan is available here...
2014.11.22 Brass and Copper Pin Holders
We have a few of metal artist Saori Omomo's collection of hand crafted pin holders back in the shop now.
Saori Omomo's pin holders are available here...
2014.11.22 Tea Leaf Boxes
Our favorite wooden tea caddies are back in stock in Walnut, Cherry and Kurumi.
The Tea leaf boxes are available here....
2014.11.22 Babagahuri Handwoven Textiles
Handwoven cotton hand towels and bath mats colored using all natural dyes.
Babaghuri's Handwoven towels and mats are available here...
2014.11.22 Tawashi Palm Brushes
Durable tawashi scrubbing brushes made from japanese palm fiber bound with brass wire.
The tawashi brushes are availabe here...
2014.11.22 Suribachi - Spouted Mortar
Sturdy earthenware mortars crafted by artisans in Iga, using the traditional clay and glaze of the region. Available in two sizes.
The spouted mortars are availabe here...
2014.11.22 Iron & Brass Hooks / Hangers
Assorted brass and iron hardware including towel hangers, hooks, towel bars and a unique paper roll holder for the bathroom.
The brass hardware is availabe here..
2014.11.17 momogusa shaker towel Rack
momogusa's orignal shaker inspired towel rack.
**This item ships only domestically. Enquire for details.
travel on the table
November 1st (Sat)～November 9th (Sun)
Potter Naotsugu Yoshida and Teteria's Onishi Susumu's are bringing their tea and ceramics event 'travel on the table' back to Analogue Life. Yoshida's ceramics will be exhibited in our regular shop space from Nov 1st to the 9th, while tea tasting and lessons on brewing the perfect cup of tea will be held in Tsukihiso's space on the first floor on the 1st and 2nd. For more information contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2014.10.16 r + y + o stainless flatware
The ryo series of stainless flatware results from a collaboration between metal artist Yuichi Takemata, designer Osamu Saruyama and metalware manufacturer Tasan Kinzoku.
See the ryo series of flatware here...
Yoshiyuki Kato Exhibition
October 10th (Fri)～October 19th (Sun)
An exhibition of wood tableware and utensils by Yoshiyuki Exhibition will be held at Analogue Life in Nagoya from Friday October 10th to Sunday October 19th (Closed Oct 14th). Yoshiyuki Kato will be present in the shop on the 10th & 11th.
2014.10.6 FUTAGAMI Ihada Brass
We now have the Futagami Ihada Brass Knife Stand, Tool Holder and FRAME Opener in stock
See all of FUTAGAMi Brass products here
Naoto Okada / Masaru Kawai Exhibition
September 19th (Fri)～September 28th (Sun)
A joint exhibition of Ceramic and Wood tableware, utensils and objects by Naoto Okada ( Ceramics) and Masaru Kawai (Wood) will be held at Analogue Life in Nagoya from Friday Sept 19th to Sunday Sept 28th (Closed Sept 23rd). The artists will be present in the shop on the 19th & 20th.
2014.9.12 Iron Sabi Zen
Iron ozen table designed by well known Japanese artist Kouichi Uchida. Uchida's version of the traditional Ozen table gets its name from it's textured, rust (sabi) like finish.
Iron Sabi Zen is available here...
2014.9.12 Funagata Bag
We have some new sizes and shapes of Kazumi Takigawa's waxed canvas Funagata bags.
Kazumi Takigawa's Funagata Bags are available here...
2014.8.30 Ceramic Works for Table
Cups, bowls, and plates from a collaboration between designer Osamu Saruyama (guillemet layout studio ) , potter Iyama Mikiko, responsible for production direction, and the well known Oya-gama, Kiln located in Hagi, Yamaguchi prefecture.
Ceramic Works for Table wares are available here...
2014.8.30 Ironware by Kamasada
New stock of Nobuho Miya's elegant Iron Koudai Bowls have arrived along with his bottle openers, and for the first
time his iron fish pan.
Kamasada's Iron fish pan and bowl are available here...
2014.7.24 Ceramics by Tatsuya Hattori
Cups, bowls, teapots and bottles by potter Tatsuya Hattori.
Tatsuya Hattori's ceramics are available here...
2014.7.24 Trivets & Boards by Kobo Isado
A small selection of wood trivets, cutting boards and spoons from Kobo Isado has arrived.
Kobo Isado's wood is available here...
2014.7.18 Bento Box & Butter Case
Magewappa ( Bentwood ) Bento Boxes and Buttercases by Yoshimasa and Yoshinobu Shibata.
Magewappa boxes are available here...
Tatsuya Hattori Exhibition
June 14(Sat)～June 22nd (Sun)
An exhibition of tableware by ceramic atist Tatsuya Hattori will be held in our shop in Nagoya from Sat June 14th to Sun June 22nd (Closed June 17th).
2014.6.4 Futagami Ihada Cutlery
Designer Masanori Oji and metalware maker FUTAGAMI have added three new pieces to their Ihada Brass cutlery series.
FUTAGAMI Ihada Cutlery is available here....
2014.6.4 Hand-blown Glassware
Hand-blown glass sake cup, drinking glasses and bowls by Masaki Kusada
Masaki Kusada's Glassware is available here....
2014.6.4 Cherry Butter Case
We have added a full size Cherry butter case in addition to the half size that was previousl available.
Azmaya's butter case is available here..
2014.6.3 Copper Kettles by Yumi Nakamura
New Copper Kettles hand made by Yumi Nakamura in two elegant designs.
Yumi Nakamura's Kettles are available here....
2014.6.3 Hammered Stainless Pan
This large stainless steel pan has been a favorite with the staff in the kitchen at the Jurgen Lehl/Babaghuri head office in Tokyo.
Hammered stainless pan is available here ....
Takeshi Omura Exhibition
April 12(Sat)～April 20th (Sun)
An exhibition of tableware by ceramic atist Takashi Omura will be held in our shop in Nagoya from Sat April 12th to Sun April 20th. (Closed Wed April 16th).
2014.4.7 Ceramics by Yasuko Ozeki
We have a very limited selection of bowls, plates, and cups back in stock from Yasuko Ozeki.
Yasuko Ozeki's ceramics are available here....
2014.4.7 Ceramics by Jiro Yoshida
We have a small section of work from potter Jiro Yoshida in the shop for the first time. His work is not available through the shopping cart but pieces can be puchased via email.
Jiro Yoshida's ceramics are available here....
2014.4.6 Enamel Kettles by Noda Horo
Enamel kettles in 4 colours by Noda Horo.
Noda Horo's Kettles are available here....
2014.3.24 Brass Handle Cheese Knife & Board
Brass handle Cheese Knife and Yamazakura (Japanese Cherry) Cheese Board elegantly designed by Osamu Saruyama for Azmaya.
Cheese Knife and Board is available here....
2014.3.24 Futagami Ihada Trays
Beautifully crafted by Futagami. Design by Masanori Oji.
Futagami's Ihada Trays are available here....
2014.3.24 Rattan Basket and Bag
Handwoven rattan basket and bag by Sfera, in a natural, unvarnished finish for a modern contemporay look.
Sfera's rattan is available here....
2014.3.22 Back in stock from Babaghuri
Handwoven cotton bath mats, Jatamansi & Apricot Seed Balm and polished Black Horn Spoons are back in stock from Babghuri.
Babaghuri products are available here....
2014.1.16 Iron Kettles by Hisao Iwashimizu
Nambu Iron Kettles from the workshop of Hisao Iwashimizu (Kukan Chuzo)
Kukan Chuzo's Iron Kettles are available here....
2014.1.16 Ceramic Works for Table
Cups and Bowls from the Ceramic Works for Table series by Osamu Saruyama, Mikiko Iyama and Oya-Gama.
Ceramic Works for Table are available here....
2014.1.16 kanehen Lamps & Paper Weights
Brass Lamps and paper weights from metal artist Shiori Miyajima.
kanehen's products are available here....
2014.1.16 Cotton Bath Mats
New 100% cotton bath mats from Nakagawa are in stock. Available in grey and natural.
Nakagawa's bath mats are available here..
2013.12.23 Norikazu Oe
A few new bowls, pitchers, bottles and Soy sauce pots from Norikazu Oe are now online.
Norikazu Oe's ceramics are available here....
2013.12.21 Ceramics by Shinji Hidaka
Cups, bowls and plates by Shinji Hidaka are available online now.
Shinji Hidaka's ceramics are available here....
2013.11.30 Tajika -Takeji Garden Shears
Tajika Haruo Ironworks' Takeiji branded Garden shears and the Tajika Root and Branch Shears are now available in the shop.
Tajika's Branch and Garden Shears are available here...
2013.11.30 Kinchaku Kago
Drawstring bag with a handmade vine basket and handwoven fabric.
Tsuchiya Orimono Sho's Kinchaku Kago is available here....
2013.11.22 Futagami Ihada Tape Dispenser
Solid by brass tape dispenser by Futagami. Design by Masanori Oji.
Futagami's Tape Dispenser is available here....
2013.11.20 Wood Canisters by Fuji Seisakusho
Wood canisters with tightly fitting lids in walnut and Chestnut.
Wood Canisters are available here....
2013.10.05 Nambu Iron Kettle
Nambu iron kettle and trivet designed and produced by Azmaya.
Nambu iron kettle and trivet is available here..
2013.10.05 Glassware by Takara Kinoshita
Simple clear drinking glasses, pitchers and hanging vases hand-blown by Takara Kinoshita.
Takara Kinoshita's hand-blown glass is available here..
2013.09.10 Iron Key Ring by Osamu Saruyama
Iron Key Ring designed and produced by Osamu Saruyama.
Osamu Saruyama's Iron Key Ring is available here..
2013.09.7 Magewappa Bento Box
Magewappa bentwood bento box by Yoshinobu Shibata
The Magewappa Bento Box Is available here..
Norikazu Oe Exhibition
August 31(Sat)～Sept 8th (Sun)
An exhibition of ceramic tableware by Norikazu Oe.
Closed Sept 3rd (Tues)
Masaru Kawai's cedar boxes are made from a beautifully grained sustainable cedar. Available in two sizes.
The Hako-Zen cedar box is available here..
2013.07.26 Iron Pans
New stock of Kamasada's iron oil pan and a mini pan designed by Rikuchou Ogasawara
are in the shop.
Ironware is available here
2013.07.26 New Funagata Bags
Styled after the ordinary brown paper bag, Kazumi Takigawa's
durable canvas bags are available in a variety of shapes and sizes.
Funagata bags are available here
2013.07.26 Ginsai Cups by Tatsuya Hattori
Large and small mug cups with silver interiors by Tatsuya Hattori.
Tatsuya Hattori's cups are available here
Kouichi Uchida x Matthias Kaiser Exhibition
Kouichi Uchida x Matthias Kaiser Exhibition
2013.6.15(sat) to 2013.6.23(sun) 12 - 7pm
Closed 6.19 (wed)
(Kouichi Uchida and Matthias Kaiser will be present in the shop on Saturday June 15th)
See More about the artists here...
2013.06.06 Tea Canisters and Tea Leaf Spoons
Handmade Chazutsu ( Tea canisters) and tea leaf spoons in an assortment of shapes and woods from Tatsuya Aida.
Tatsuya Aida's spoons and canisters are available here
2013.06.06 Textiles by Tsuchiya Orimono-sho
Linen pot mats and oversized linen shoulder sack from Tsuchiya Orimono- Sho are back in stock.
Tsuchiya's textiles are available here..
Bowls 2013.5.18(sat) to 2013.5.26(sun)
Close Cups, teapots and rice bowls by Tatsuya Hattori.
Tatsuya Hattori's teapots are available here
d 5.22 (wed)
An exhibition of bowls featuring the work of 7 artists.
Naotsugu Yoshida (Ceramic), Shoji Morinaga (Wood), Tadamasa Yamamoto (Ceramic), Joshua Vogel (Wood), Masaki Kusada (Glass), George Peterson (Wood), Tadami Iwamoto (Urushi). A collection of old Japanese bowls from Douguya will also be shown.
2013.04.20 New products from Azmaya
New products in the online shop from Azmaya includes tea canisters, cups, bowls, butter case, butter knife and container for serving cooked rice.
Azmaya's products are available for purchase here
2013.03.31 Ceramics by Takashi Endo
Ceramic pots, cups and vases by Takashi Endo
Takashi Endo's ceramics are available for purchase here
2013.03.5 Wood utensils by Hiroyuki Watanabe
Hand-carved wood tableware and utensils by Hiroyuki Watanabe.
Hiroryuki Watanabe's wood utensils are available for purchase here
2013.03.5 Ceramics by Hitoshi Morimoto
Small plates and bowls by Hitoshi Morimoto
Morimoto's ceramics are available for purchase here
2013.03.5 Wood Bowls by Shoji Morinaga
Turned wood bowls in cherry and Ho wood by Shoji Morinaga
Shoji Morinaga's bowls are available for purchase here
2013.02.19 Ironware by Kamasada
Candle stand, bowl and bottle openers from Nobuho Miya's
Kamasada ironware workshop are back in stock.
Kamasada ironware is available here
2012.12.28 Ceramics by Fumihiro Toda
Cups and creamer by Saitama based potter Fumihiro Toda.
Fumihiro Toda's ceramics are available here
2012.12.28 Ceramics by Norikazu Oe
Teapots large and small, cups, plates and soy sauce pots by
potter Norikazu Oe.
Norikazu Oe's ceramics are available here..
2012.11.24 Cast Iron Teapots by Kukan Chuzo
Cast Iron teapots from Hisao Iwashimizu's ironware wokshop Kukan Chuzo.
Kukan Chuzo's teapots are available here...
2012.11.24 Ironware by Rikuchou Ogasawara
New stock of ironware from the workshop of craftsman Rikuchou Ogasawara.
Ironware by Rikuchou Ogasawara is available here ・・・
2012.10.31 Washi Box by SOSO
Sturdy A4 size boxes covered with handmade Japanese paper.
SOSO's Washi boxes are available here
Metal Works Exhibition
Nov 12th to Nov 24th 2012 at Analogue Life, Nagoya.
An exhibition of metalwork by Kanehen, Yuichi Takemata & Osamu Saruyama.
2012.10.05 Momogusa Cotton Gauze Towel
Gallery Momogusa's original line of cotton gauze textiles includes these mini handkerchiefs, face towels and body towels.
Momogusa's cotton gauze towels are available here
2012.09.07 Teapot + Cup Exhibition
2012.08.31 Bento Box
Hand Made Bento Box by Masaru Kawai.
Masaru Kawai's box is available for purchase here ・・・
2012.08.04 Ceramics by Takeshi Omura
Ceramic teapots and cups by potter Takeshi Omura.
Omura's ceramics are available for purchase here ・・・
2012.08.04 forks & spoon by Yuichi Takemata
Staineless spoons and forks, handcrafted by Yuichi Takemata.
Takemata's stainless are available for purchase here ・・・
2012.07.25 Tea Leaf Canisters
New tea leaf canisters in Cherry and Kurumi from Tatsuya Aida.
Tatsuya Aida's canisters are available for purchase here ・・・
2012.07.11 Ceramics by Naostugu Yoshida
Tableware by potter Naostugu Yoshida.
Naotsugu Yoshida's ceramics are available for purchase here ・・・
2012.07.11 Basketware by Babaghuri
Babaghuri baskets are available here ・・・
2012.06.16 Urushi (Lacquer )Tableware
Urushi (lacquer) containers, plates and bowls and cups by husband and wife team Fuji Seisakusho.
Urushi tableware is available for purchase here ・・・
2012.05.19 Babaghuri Towels and Cups
light cotton towels and crackle glaze cups from Babaghuri
Babaghuri's towels and cups are available here・・
2012.05.19 Ceramics by Yasuko Ozeki
We have a few new ceramic pitchers, vases and plates from Yasuko Ozeki.
Yasuko Ozeki's ceramics are available here・・
New stock of some of our favorite nambu ironware is in from
Babaghuri & Kamasada.
Ironware is available here・・
2012.04.19 Woodwork by Yoshiyuki Kato
New tableware, trays and small furniture by Osaka based wood artist Yoshiyuki Kato.
Yoshiyuki Kato's work is available here・・
2012.03.26 Akebi and Bamboo Bags
Akibe Vine and Bamboo bags from Nakagawa Masashichi Shoten.
Nakagawa's bags are here・・
2012.03.26 Glass, Ceramics & Iron from Sゝゝ
Glass bowls, ceramic cups and rice bowls and ironware from Sゝゝ. Some items from this selection may only be available temporarily.
Available here ・・
2012.03.05 Kiri Rice Bin and Rice Cooker
New products for storing, preparing and serving rice from Azmaya.
Azmaya's rice cooker and kiri bins are available here ・・
2012.03.05 Bookends by Rikuchou Ogasawara
Nambu Iron bookends designed by Rikuchou Ogasawara.
Ogasawara's horn bookends are available here ・・
2012.01.20 Tea Bowls & Dish by Yasuko Ozeki
We recently received a few of Yasuko Ozeki's beautifully decorated Chawan (tea bowls) in a few sizes along with some small multi-purpse bowls.
They are available for purchase here ・・・