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Bath Bespoke

Great piece Tom Flanagan. Japanese design is often an under appreciated form in the the UK. There's a lot you can learn about design, especially about space and unity!

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Tansel Stainless Steel Pull Out Storage

Japanese small spaces are so highly considered & every nook is utilised to the max. If you're designing with a blank canvas much of the Japanese space savvy design is great, but if the space is existing there are some easy conversions. Here is a narrow kitchen space that was converted into pull out storage. Here are more ideas for making the most of small spaces (& making them functional).


   
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John Strand MK Limited

We adore Japanese style and indeed Japanese ethos.

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