MINO. Designed By : Mr Mitsunori Kawai

Handcrafted with warm texture of wood
MINO is a series of Japanese retro-style furniture using solid Japanese Black Walnut as material and handcrafted by artisans from Hida Takayama, Japan. It keeps the natural and warm texture of wood which make you feels like home. Using the little known process of Kakishibu dyeing, a traditional Japanese dyeing technique that began in the Edo period around the 10th century. After extracting the juice from young persimmon fruits as a natural dye, it must be fermented for more than 3 years. As a dye with a natural anti-corrosion effect, it also has waterproof and pest control effect that can provide enhanced function, so that the furniture is more durable. This dye is characterized by aging of the wood to a little lighter color, producing a unique elegance of your own feeling.

MINO does not uses any nails or screws and it is made from the whole combination of the mortise and tenon joint. The sturdiness of these furniture are unquestionable more durable. Another design point of the MINO series are the specially retained natural wood face texture - if you like furniture with a little raw natural texture, MINO will be your best choice.