DIMENSIONS: Colander 8. ¾” x 6. ¼”H
MATERIALS: Stainless Steel
DESIGNER: Sori Yanagi made in Niigata, Japan
Sori Yanagi’s simple-looking beautiful form has been created from a thorough calculation for ease of use. His kitchen tools have a beautiful modern design with no extra decoration. They are made of strong and rust- resistant 18-8 stainless steel and are durable. All tools except the butter beater are made of unibody stainless steel with no seams, allowing for clean use. These tools have been popular across the ages because they are designed in every aspect including durability, ease of storage, and of course, functionality.
Sori Yanagi: Japan’s foremost product designer. Born in Tokyo in 1915, Mr. Yanagi graduated the Tokyo School of Art (currently the Tokyo University of the Arts) with a degree in oil painting. After working at the Junzo Itakura office, he established the Yanagi Design Institute in 1952. He designed the torch holder and stadium seats for the Tokyo Olympics. Mr. Yanagi has won numerous awards including the Good Design Award for his functional but natural designs which are suited for daily use. He has designed various products from furniture and tableware to automobiles and bridges.