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Design

Decoration Graphics

Beautiful Scenes from a Fantasy World: Background Illustrations and Scenes from Anime and Manga Works

Paul Cox: Design and Art

Fancy Pop Design

Innovative Local Designers Profiles

Shop Renovation Graphics°°

Cute Hand-drawn Patterns: A Collection of Ready-to-Use Background Patterns (with DVD-ROM)

MJ Illustrations Book 2017

Make It Visible: Informative & Cool Infographics: Maps, Charts, Pictograms & More

Gotta Have It!: The Best Packaging Designs of Hit Products

Third Wave Design: Cool Coffee-inspired Designs for an Easygoing, Natural Lifestyle

SMALL SHOP PRINTINGS: Striking Designs for Shop cards, Direct Mailings & Flyers for Small Businesses

Designs that Grab Families°« Attention

London: Beautiful Designs on the Street Corner<br>Shop Interior, Wrapping Tools, Catalogues, and more

Numbers in Advertising Design: A Handbook for Designers with a Good Eye for Numbers

Little Presses & Small Magazines in Japan: Publications to Promote Local Communities

Branding, Revealed: Ways to Build a Stronger Brand Image

Applied Typography 26

Come to My Town! : Effective Designs to Promote Local Communities

Creativity is Born: Issey Miyake & Reality Lab.

Nihongo Logo 2

Wagokoro Design: Ideas of the Latest Japanese Style Designs

Advertising Design by Layout Technique

Small Shop Graphics in Japan: 87 Inspirational Design Ideas

Erik Bruun: Finnish Graphic Designer

MAP MANIA: Ideas of Effective Map Design

Japanese Font Library with Examples

Successful Before and After Designs in Local Communities: Renewals to Activate the Regional Industry

Finland Design by Great Masters

SOU°¶SOU  Textile Design Collection: 380 Patterns from Kyoto

Avant-Garde Graphics in Russia: Posters, Book Design, Children Books, Typography and more

Comic Mix Design: Advertising, Promotional Tool and Packagings featuring Comics and Animation

Branding Today: Effective Branding Process to Create New Value

PARIS: Beautiful Designs on the Street Corner  -   Shop Interior, Wrapping Tools, Catalogues, and more

More Designs of Paper Folding for POP-UP: Samples and Templates for Cards and Crafts

A New Trend in Letterpress Printing

Shop Image Graphics in Tokyo+

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Graphics from Shops for Women
Graphics from Shops for Women
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A collection of 100 influential shops using graphic designs that appeal to women.

Thanks to social media, it°«s now easier than ever for women to find new things they like, from adorable kawaii products and other fun things to gorgeous images of delicious food and drinks. These images can be °»liked°… and shared easily, often going viral and shaping new trends. From a graphic design point of view, therefore, appealing to women is one of the key factors in making a business successful. This book shows the most effective, attractive and up-to-date interior graphic designs and design tools for women.
Size : 300 °Ŗ 224 mm
Pages : 224 pages (Full Color)
Binding : Softbound
Release Date : Apr/2020
Language : J/E Bilingual
Price : $5,900.00
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Japanese Color History Encyclopedia
Japanese Color History Encyclopedia
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The first Japanese color history encyclopedia organized by era!

When did the beautiful traditional Japanese colors originate? What kind of color was popular in each era? The author, Kazuo Jo, a university professor who has been engaged in color research and education for many years, provides the answer to these questions and more in this unique approach to color history. The book°«s approach is defined by epoch, in that it is the first book that introduces the °»color°» of each era by tracing the abundant history of Japanese color culture. Why not explore the history of Japanese color for yourself with this book?
Author : Kazuo Jo
Size : 257 °Ŗ 186 mm
Pages : 368 pages
Binding : Softbound
Release Date : Apr/2020
Language : Japanese
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $3,500.00
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Book Design 365
Book Design 365
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Beautiful and original, here are 365 well-designed book covers which caught our eyes in the bookstores.

We have carefully selected book cover designs that explore new and original ways of expression through book cover design. Categories range from fiction and non-fiction to business books and even a dictionary. Take a close look to find out what makes these books so attractive and what makes them different from other books. A must-have book for book lovers and a great reference book for graphic designers.
Size : 257 °Ŗ 182 mm
Pages : 336 pages (332 pages in color)
Binding : Softbound
Release Date : Mar/2020
Language : Japanese
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $3,600.00
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50 Years of Japanese Logotypes and Symbols
50 Years of Japanese Logotypes and Symbols
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From the first issue of the Japan Lettering & Typography Annual published in 1969 to Applied Typography 2019, this book showcases the 1000 best logos and symbols listed in all 50 issues. This book is the best archival reference and collector°«s item tracing the transition and evolution of fifty years of Japanese logotypes and symbols. Experience this history and learn the latest in present-day Japanese typography.

Forward by Yoshimaru Takahashi (Board chairman of Japan Typography Association)

Author: Japan Typography Association
Taking over the Japan Lettering Association, founded in 1964, the Japan Typography Association(JTA) was established in 1971 to encourage the development of expressive techniques based on textual communication.
Today, with an international membership, our diverse activities include programs and exhibitions to promote typography, and studies on intellectual property rights.
Applied Typography is issued yearly by the Japan Typography Association. First launch1969 as the Japan Lettering Almanac and later renamed Applied Typography in 1976. The almanac has continued to record the history of excellence in typography.
Size : 257 °Ŗ 182 mm
Pages : 480 pages (240 pages in full color)
Binding : Softbound
Release Date : Feb/2020
Language : J/E Bilingual
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $3,990.00
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MJ Illustrations 2020 Supervised by Toru Minegishi
MJ Illustrations 2020 Supervised by Toru Minegishi
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The latest ultimate collection of
MJ Illustration,
a renowned illustration school in Japan.
MJ Illustrations is an illustration school run by famous Japanese illustrator Toru Minegishi. This is the 7th Annual book from MJ illustrations featuring 173 talented graduates and students who some already work as professional illustrator. 6 years ago when the first MJ Illustrations was published there were 93 students but now the number has doubled. MJ illustration is now one of the gateway to success for illustrators and this annual book is the best reference book to find out who is the next star in the Japanese illustration industry.
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Binding : Softbound
Release Date : Jan/2020
Language : Japanese
Price : $2,000.00
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