shogado : watoji memo
A sweet and neat memo pad with fine, unlined pages. Perfect for jottings in landscape or portrait orientation, this pocket sized pad is traditionally bound and makes a fine gift for those who still appreciate the romance of pre-digital note taking. Try pairing one with shogado's paper covered fudapen (sold separately)!
made in Kyoto, Japan
colours : blossom, sakura pink, sakura blue, peonie, forget me not, cherry tree, basket weave
materials : paper
• length 11cm
• width 6cm
Established in 1964, Shogado are renowned for their traditionally made stationery and paper products, which encompass notebooks, gift sets and origami papers for special projects, as well as irreverent collaborations with contemporary illustrators and designers. Informed by Kyoto's rich cultural heritage, the Shogado yuzen range is distinguished by accute sensitivity to colour and the masterful use of authentic hand-printing techniques. Inks are pigment rich and fade resistant, proportions, binding and presentation are considered and precise. Uki is delighted to bring the beauty of these quintessentially regional designs to your everyday communications.