“This work's striking full-page photos effectively portray the integration of classic Japanese aesthetics into daily life in Japan. How to Wrap Five Eggs is worth purchasing for the pictures alone.”—The Sennin Foundation Center for Japanese Cultural Arts
Hideyuki Oka was one of Japan's leading graphic designers.
this book would be nicer if the photos were in color, instead of all b&w.Published 2 months ago by RWS
A nice copy of the book, but I actually wanted something with actual instructions on how to do Japanese traditional wrappings such as furoshiki.Published 9 months ago by Christine M. Carlisle
Lovely book with photos of a nearly bygone era. Handcrafted and elegant with simple and beautiful containers. Proof that going green with packaging is like coming home.Published 13 months ago by sally
One of the most amazing books that I own, presents unique solutions to everyday storage issues. Such as why 5 eggs?Published on June 10, 2013 by Glen Douglas Hewitt
I have always wanted to own a copy of this beautiful book.
There is a kind of reverence and gratitude with which the
Japanese treat simple objects, that is both... Read more
I have just got into packaging this quarter at my school and my teacher introduced the class to this book. It's a great book. Beautiful images. Read morePublished on March 13, 2012 by chris
I bought this book as a pre-order item a few years ago and was so disappointed when I received it. This is a black and white photo catalog (and not a very good one, either), not a... Read morePublished on September 19, 2010 by S. A.