Handmade Leather-bound Notebook, Journal - Handmade Workshop "Design.Y" Sendai City,Japan

Design.Y Handmade Workshop

About Design.Y

"Design.Y" is Mr. Hiroshi Yoshino's brand.
He has worked as a professional designer in Japan and he is a good craftsman too.
All of Design.Y's Leather-bound Notebooks are crafted by himself.

Our Policy

We are an ordinary workshop in Japan.
But we will continue to make unordinary products.
Our products never become perfect and we will continue to make imperfect products.
So that means there's always room for evolution.
We will be constantly evolving.
Going over the top!

Contact Address

Address: Residence Sunshine 806, 22-15 Tachimachi, Aoba-ku, Sendai City, Miyagi-ken, 980-0822, Japan
E-mail: E-mail Address
TEL&FAX: 022-214-2265 (Japan)
We ask you to speak in Japanese over the phone.
If any questions in English, Please send a message by "Contact Us" form.

About This Site

This site is managed by two Japanese, Mr. Yoshino and Mr. Sumitomo jointly.
Originally, Design.Y's official site is written in Japanese.
A review article in the internet led them to construct the site written in English.

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Hiroshi Yoshino

Hiroshi YoshinoWorking Desk Paper Cutting Machine

Head of Design.Y, Craftsman.
Sex: Male
Blood Type: A
Birth date: Sep. 15
Hometown: Miyagi-ken, Japan
Favorites: Sushi, Sidney Lumet's Movies(12 Angry Men etc.), Jazz(Miles Davis, Clifford Brown etc.), Fountain pen(Especially, Pelikan)
Blog: http://plaza.rakuten.co.jp/pensakief/
Twitter: http://twitter.com/HiYoshino
Messages: A pen is my sword, A journal is my shield.

Masahiko Sumitomo

Site Administrator, Customer service.
Sex: Male
Blood Type: A
Birth date: Sep. 3
Hometown: Hyogo-ken, Japan
Favorites: Fountain pen, Pencil, Leather goods, Coffee, Tea with milk, Cigarette, Hardrock, Chocolate, Cheap sweets, One Piece, Mr. Yoshino's Leather-bound Notebook
Blog: http://plaza.rakuten.co.jp/masa153/
Twitter: http://twitter.com/redcocker
Messages: It is not difficult to find excellent products with good cost performance.
But I rarely met products that are made of high-quality material certainly.
I'm excited about Mr. Yosino's notebooks!