Bicycle Design Welcome Signboard

Our new “Welcome signboard” arrived at our office today. A beautiful stained-glass panel using my favorite colour — GREEN. Nozomi is the artist who created this artwork and  she usually makes interior accessories like  candle holders, mirrors or vase etc.  She herself has recently found the joy of cycling, and so she accepted our special request. It definitely brightened up […]

Fireworks Festival

The Meteorological Agency officially announced today that rainy season (Tsuyu) is over in Tokyo area. So sunny summer has finally come ! From ancient times, we Japanese have a custom of watching fireworks to enjoy the cool summer breeze in the evening.  There are quite a lot of events in July and August around Tokyo, here are just […]

Summer Evening Ride

 As I worte in my last entry, we are celebrating Tanabata (Star Festival) today.  At the same time  today is ‘Cool Earth Day’ in Japan, an initiative by the government to switch off unnecessary lights and to think about environmental issues such as global warming.   Some of the buildings, towers and signboards will be turning off the […]