JQR No.20 (2013 Jul)
A washable suit that takes advantage of water-repellent wool, combined with quick- drying, anti-wrinkle technology.
OTA TOKIO Shitamachi Bobsleigh
JQR No.19 (2013 Apr)
The first Japanese bobsleigh designed and built in four weeks
Toyo Suisan’s Maruchan Seimen
JQR No.18 (2013 Jan)
An explosive hit product in the instant noodle market sets a new standard for instant ramen.
Living with the Warmth of – The Aesthetics of the Joiner’s Art, The Pride of Japanese Furniture
JQR No.15 (2012 Aug)
Warmth and solidity, and the burnished glow of wood grain:
Japanese furniture has an exceptional presence,
Even more so when the wood used is so remarkable.
With centuries-old precious woods exceedingly rare today, we visited the workshop of a cabinetmaker who insists on using only natural wood.
BALMUDA GreenFan Mini
JQR No.14 (2012 Jul)
A Cordless Power-Saving Fan With a Natural Breeze
The Tiger tacook, microcomputer-controlled rice cooker
JQR No.13 (2012 Jun)
Cook a complete meal in a single appliance!
Great for solo living
stereo ear receiver Sony XBA-4SL
JQR No.11 (2012 Apr)
Top-quality headphones featuring earpieces with in-built quad speakers
Mizuno’s Ignitus2 KH
JQR No.10 (2012 Feb)
Shoes with technology to support athletes from the feet up
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1
JQR No.09 (2012 Jan)
High quality photos and movies from a compact camera!
Doraku Kiln Kuchitsuki Kuronabe
JQR No.08 (2011 Dec)
The warmth of a beautiful Iga earthenware pot stirs the Japanese heart
Ito Stoles by Oriza Kobo
JQR No.07 (2011 Nov)
Beautiful stoles created by combining textile basics with new challenges
Special Order Besuatsurae Brushes
JQR No.06 (2011 Oct)
Care for special clothes provided by a meticulous, time-honored brush maker
Shock-resistant Smartphone G’zOne IS11CA
JQR No.05 (2011 Sep)
A water, dust, and shock resistant smartphone that carries on the G-SHOCK tradition of durability
Breathable, Cool “Airweave Cool 016”
JQR No.04 (2011 Aug)
Athletes love the environmentally-friendly, comfortable Airweave Cool mattress pad.
Rechargeable Batteries for Immediate Use
JQR No.03 (2011 Jul)
Saves power, discharges less and charges 1,500 times
JQR No.02 (2011 Jun)
Men’s innerwear gives cool relief on sultry summer days
Pocket Doltz Sonic Toothbrush
JQR No.01 (2011 May)
This revolutionary product has dramatically widened the market and increased users of electric toothbrushes