Posted by Jonas on September 17th, 2011. Filters:

Benetton has cooked up quite a lovely little web design for their Japanese branch. Very clean with solid colors and great photos on a white canvas, just the way I like it. I love the way they have made the logo part of the slider at the top, but the animations when switching between the different tabs are a bit slow in my opinion.

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Suzuyo Shoji

Posted by Jonas on September 10th, 2011. Filters:

Suzuyo Shoji is a Japanese energy company with a branch that sells solar power for personal use. Their solar power website is full of beautiful illustrations that explain how solar power works and how you save money on it while being eco-friendly.

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LIVING IN A BORING NATION Interview with Kenji Sato

Posted by Jonas on September 5th, 2011. Filters:

Here’s a Japanese website presented by LIVING IN A BORING NATION where the makers (Wab Design INC.) have thought of something truly creative for the navigation. At first sight, it looks like it wouldn’t be surprising if you thought “Flash…”, but it’s actually built with JavaScript.

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LIVING IN A BORING NATION is a Japanese blog focusing on fashion and culture. They have some very cool things to show off, and they do it in a very beautiful manner. A very clean white grid-type web design built on WordPress.

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Wab Design INC.

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Wab Design INC. is a Japanese design production company doing everything from web design to motion graphics. Their portfolio website is a pretty cool Flash creation with an alternative navigation and lots of smooth animations and moving elements.

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Satsumasendai City Tourism & Specialty Products Guide

Posted by Jonas on August 31st, 2011. Filters:

This website is basically a tourist guide to Satsumasendai City in Kagoshima prefecture. Their design uses color scheme similar to MUJI’s, but it’s different in every other aspect.

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Posted by Jonas on August 30th, 2011. Filters:

HugMug is a Japanese kids fashion magazine which much like the magazine itself, uses a lot of bright colors on a nice clean white canvas. The design overall is very nice, but they do have a few pages that are hideous, so skip them if you can.

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Posted by Jonas on August 28th, 2011. Filters:

nucuri is a company that sells bedroom and baby products, I know, not too exciting, but they do have a nice website design. It’s simple but has a lot of character with parts that look like they’re hand drawn and a very soft color scheme.

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dentsu Ad-Gear

Posted by Jonas on August 26th, 2011. Filters:

dentsu Ad-Gear is, as you might understand just by reading the name, an advertising company. This is another beautiful website made with Flash with really cool and smooth animations. Much like free stitch, dentsu Ad-Gear also has nice background music and sound effects.

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KAMIGU Paper Tool Shop

Posted by Jonas on August 22nd, 2011. Filters:

KAMIGU’s design has a beautiful color scheme, it’s one of very few websites I’ve seen that make very good use of yellow. The site uses a fluid full-width jQuery grid layout which makes it work beautifully on all kinds of resolutions.

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