Shimada Yosho

Happy 48th Birthday
Posted by Gestalten—12/2012

Our Japanese distributor and Tokyo-based bookstore, Shimada Yosho is celebrating their 48th anniversary. To commemorate the special occasion, they’re offering their customers 20% discount through the holiday season up until January 17th. Shimada Yosho is located in Minami-Aoyama, Tokyo, and carry old and new Gestalten titles as well as other foreign visual books on fashion, design, architecture, and interior design. The store is open 7 days a week from 11:00 until 20:00. Check out our “Shop of the Month” feature with Shimada Yosho here.

“You Have To Be an All-Rounder to Start on Your Own.”

Naomi Bijlefeld on the geometry of the OFORM jewelry collection and what it takes to make it as an independent designer.
Posted by Gestalten—11/2014

Joost Grootens

On Creative Mapping and Editorial Design
Posted by Gestalten—11/2014

The Neck Pouch Gets a Makeover

An Interview with Early’s Designer Valerie Sietzy
Posted by Gestalten—11/2014

Introducing Original Man

An Interview with Patrick Grant
Posted by Gestalten—11/2014

Recent Book Releases

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Alphabetics on Grain Edit. "Each of the alphabet’s twenty-six letters is depicted with an awesome alliteration—not to mention an illuminating illustration—that will captivate and stimulate young minds.

Das Craft-Bier Buch recommended as a holiday gift for fathers in the December issue of Nido.

The Craft and the Makers featured in the December/January issue of AD.

Alphabetics recommended in the December/January issue of Harper's Bazaar.

Original Man on GQ Magazine.

Alphabetics recommended on Publishers Weekly. "A modish alphabet book that delights in sophisticated, alliterative language...a vocabulary lesson for budding logophiles."

The Craft and the Makers recommended as the tip of the day on schöner- wohnen.de on October 6.

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