WASARA : Special exhibition "Le Japon Rive Gauche" at Le Bon Marché Rive Gauche, Paris [PDF]
WASARA is pleased to announce that it takes part in the special exhibition "Le Japon Rive Gauche", the theme of "the best of made in Japan creations" at Le Bon Marché Rive Gauche where is the oldest department store.
More than 100 various Japanese brands participate in and WASARA will be sold in Tableware section.
Furthermore, WASARA is honored to be the main tableware serving at their opening reception which will be held on September 2nd.

-Event Summary-

Le Japon Rive Gauche
30th Aug. 2014 - 18th Oct. 2014
Le Bon Marché Rive Gauche
24, rue de Sèvres
75007 Paris
+33 1 44 39 80 00


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WASARA new brochure is released!
Enjoy the collaboration between WASARA and "HIGASHI-YAMA Tokyo", one of the finest dinging in Tokyo owned by our creative director Ogata.
Photography_Kunihiko Nobusawa
Food Styling_Yasuhiro Watanabe



WASARA is pleased to share the beautiful experience as the tableware sponsor for "Diners Club France Restaurant Week 2014" opening. Legendary Alain Ducasse attended the reception as the special guest, and beautiful cuisines were served by Japanese four top chefs during the party.
For more photos, please visit ARCHIVES page.



WASARA is pleased to be the main tableware at the pop-up beer garden, "KIRIN Ichiban Garden Brewery Experience" in 4 major cities; Tokyo, Osaka, Sendai, and Fukuoka.


By using WASARA paper tableware, one of the biggest beer companies in Japan literally "creates a new beverage culture" which is their corporate philosophy.
The summer heaven goes sustainable, design-conscious, and clearly elevated the level of their customer experience.
It's a season for picnic and outdoors. Let WASARA make it beautiful.


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WASARA is selected as one of "The JAPANESE DESIGN TODAY 100" for the Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions.
The exhibition presents Japanese superior product designs to the world and WASARA is introduced at in a Tableware and Cookware section.

The Japan Foundation:



Updated Archive page. WASARA x Le Jardin de Tweed - GINZA Sakura Box [PDF]

The Chanel Ginza Building roof top terrace "Le Jardin de Tweed" offers a special menu "GINZA Sakura Box" (produced by Beige Alain Ducasse Tokyo) in an original tweed-patterned box, with WASARA tableware.
The beautiful box is made with bagasse (sugarcane waste), same as WASARA tableware and designed by Shinichiro Ogata, WASARA's creative director.
Each table is decorated with bonsai-style cherry blossom trees fashioned by Takeyoshi Hosomura of the Ryu-Ryu bonsai shop, allowing you to feel as if you were enjoying a traditional cherry blossom viewing.

"GINZA Sakura Box"
Price : 2,700 JPY per person (inclusive of tax)
Date and Time : April 2-27, 2014 / 12:00-20:30(L.O.) / Mon-Tue Closed
Location : Chanel Ginza Building "Le Jardin de Tweed"
The terrace may be closed without notice in case of inclement weather. Reservations cannot be accepted for terrace seating.
For inquiries : Phone 03-5159-5500 / E-mail (Beige Alain Ducasse Tokyo)


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Japanese biggest wine producer, Mercian, runs a spring campaign: Drink and Win WASARA!



WASARA line of products are showcased at the European trade shows "Stockholm Furniture and Lighting Fair 2014" and "Ambiente 2014".

Stockholm Furniture and Lighting Fair 2014
Date: February 4 - 8, 2014
Location: Hall 2 (B12:11), Stockholmsmassan (Massvagen 1, 125 30 Alvsjo, Stockholm, Sweden)
WASARA perticipates in "Material attraction - Scandinavia likes Japan", the special exhibition introducing the Japanese materials and manufacturing techniques. It shows how it inspires and creates synergies between Scandinavian and Japanese designs.


Ambiente 2014
Date: February 7 - 11, 2014
Location: Hall 4.1 Foyer, Messe Frankfurt ( Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1, 60327 Frankfurt am Main, Germany )
Japan is the partner country of Ambiente 2014. WASARA participates in the special exhibition which reveals the mix of tradition, handicraft and innovative strength that make design from Japan so exceptional.