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Ryoko Mutasono

An unusual migration: The Wild Bird Society of Japan now at wagumi

An unusual migration: The Wild Bird Society of Japan now at wagumi

Earlier this year a Pacific Swift made an unexpected appearance in Aberdeenshire. A classic form in the Japanese summer sky, on spring migration it had somehow set out in the wrong direction and was found circling over Scotland. This was auspicious perhaps to the unusual migration we have also arranged from Japan, for late summer at wagumi.  In their home country the Wild Bird Society of Japan are known both for their work in conservation, and more recently for their engaging range of design products. These present a timely combination of practical style, and concern for the natural environment. Scan...

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Ryoko Mutasono

wagumi at London Craft Week

wagumi at London Craft Week

wagumi at London Craft Week: A Demonstration of Kintsugi At this year’s London Craft Week (3-7 May 2017), wagumi is going to participate in two ways.  Firstly we are taking part in the 'Our House' campaign at Selfridges and have an area of our product selections there.  This includes some wagumi classics such as Koishiwara Pottery, and Kaneko Kohyo ‘varietal’ sake cups, and some new items such as exclusive colours of Housengama’s Toki teapot design.  It is exciting to see our selections in this classic home of UK retail, and the event will run to mid-June. Secondly we will be...

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