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Cloudy Season

Japanese traditional crafts and 3D printers.

A collection of collaboration between ‘Aizome: Indigo-dyeing’, a traditional crafts of Kojima area in Okayama-prefecture and 3D printing technologies.

The theme: “KUMO - cloud”

Aizome process takes careful hand-dyeing one by one.
The inspiration came from random shade and blur of Aizome, which lead to an image of blue sky and clouds after rain storm.
Every piece has different expressions, which is also the main feature of the collection.



Photos of production

Products

  • Ring - YAE

    Like “Yaegumo - layered clouds”, a ring with thin 0.5mm layers of air which softly take in light.

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  • Earrings - YAE

    Like cute round clouds, earrings with thin layers of air which create beautiful shade of blue.

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  • Necklace - UZUITO

    An accessory like “Uzuitogumo - vortex clouds”, which gives an appearance of a round line emerged from a tip of cottony clouds.

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  • Bracelet - UZUITO

    An accessory like “Uzuitogumo - vortex clouds”, which gives an appearance of a round line emerged from a tip of cottony clouds.

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  • Ornamental Button - YAE

    Like cute round clouds, a button with thin layers of air which creates beautiful shade of blue.

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  • Accessory Tray -USUGUMO (S)

    Inspired from blue sky which can be seen through thin clouds. The shapes are different by size.

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  • Accessory Tray USUGUMO (M)

    Inspired from blue sky which can be seen through thin clouds. The shapes are different by size.

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  • Accessory Tray USUGUMO (L)

    Inspired from blue sky which can be seen through thin clouds. The shapes are different by size.

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  • Handling The Products

    Rubbing strongly or using in wet environment may cause color loss or staining. Please handle with care.


CONCEPT


“Make flash moment of a story a reality”

mOment is a Japanese brand project aiming to develop new manufacturing process based on latest technologies such as 3D printers. The brand applies made-to-order system, manufacturing only the quantity needed.


Past series


Rainy Season " A M E "
Ear accessory series inspired by rainy season.

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