This page introduces books that feature packaging designs unique to Japan. These books carefully select and introduce package designs with designs and ideas that consumers will want.
Japanese package design and branding
This book introduces carefully selected designs, cuteness, and package designs that consumers will want.
This book introduces advertisements, packages, and products that are attractively designed using motifs that symbolize Japan (Mt. Fuji, cherry In addition, we will also introduce the entire branding of works whose packaging is the center of branding. This is a must-have book for designers who can understand the secrets of packaging required by consumers.
JAPAN Motif Graphics
Special feature design that expresses attractively using Japanese motifs.
This book introduces advertisements, packages, and products that are attractively designed using motifs that symbolize Japan (Mt. Fuji, cherry blossoms, traditional patterns, Japanese lucky charms, etc.). This is a book that offers a panoramic view of a wide range of Japanese design expressions, as well as new examples of Japanese motifs that are very popular both in Japan and overseas.
The Best Kawaii Japanese Package Designs
This book introduces package designs that are widely selected as “kawaii” according to genres such as Japanese confectionery, food, beverages, cosmetics, and miscellaneous goods.
From the latest fashionable cute to the long-selling retro cute, cute design is an important motivation for purchasing products.
The package is selected by Keiko Takeshita, the president of kawacolle.jp (Kawakore), a collection site for “kawaii things”. With “cute point” comment.
Japanese Logo design with examples
The definitive edition that shows the Japanese logo design and how to effectively use the logo!
A logo that is indispensable for products and brands. In this book, in addition to the logo design, we also introduce usage examples that are effectively applied to product packaging and shop tools. This is a must-have book that will be useful for branding, product development, etc. on how to design using the logo, such as logo size, layout, and color balance.
[With development plan] Captivating Forms Structural package design in Japan
The beautiful and unique shape of the Japanese packaging makes it an eye-catching presence among the many products.
This book focuses on the “folding method” that creates the “shape” and introduces the design that is actually used as a product package along with the development view.
*Some works do not have a development view.
Japanese long-selling product packaging book
Learn the selling strategy from the “standard” -explaining the secrets that have been loved for a long time, from characters, advertising, to renewal strategies, with abundant examples.
You can see how to adapt to the times, how to keep it fresh, and how to keep the trust.
SAKUJI SAHO – Ideas and processes in new Japanese lettering¥2,640
New Japanese Comics Book Design 2¥2,200
New Japanese Comics Book Design¥2,200
Icon & pictogram design encyclopedia¥4,290
Let’s talk about fonts! Japanese typography book¥2,420
Yasuji Hanamori Design Works¥2,420
A Dictionary of Color Combinations¥1,650
Japanese ice chronicle¥1,650
A trip to find delicious ice cream by Minori Kai¥1,760
Wrapping paper for the sweets shop in japan by Minori Kai¥1,760
Fancy Mate – Cover: Kasumi Arimura – Showa retro girly¥1,540
Typography and design in SF movies – Typeset in the Future¥4,180
Typography in Japanese advertising design¥4,290
Rough Sketch of Japanese Art director and Designer 188¥3,850
MdN Designer’s File 2021¥4,180