Monday, September 26, 2005
"Beauty is to be found in disarray"- Sakae Osugi
I've always been slightly intimidated by those Japanese interior design books that are are so popular in the West [1,2,3,4,5]: all clean lines and beautiful simplicity of design. How could I ever get my Japanese interior to live up to the ideal? Wouldn't you have to have some kind of compulsive disorder to get your house that clean!
So I was mightily reassured to stumble upon Tokyo Shoes's link to a photo book called "Tokyo: a certain style", which documents the reality of Tokyo interiors.
A. and I aren't hopeless outcasts after all! Compare and contrast the Tokyo book's desk:
By Jove! I think I've got it!
Posted by Nonjatta at 1:39 pm