chochins, better known as Japanese lanterns, creating a spectacular and festive procession with their characteristic glow, nendo-s-blown-fabric-lanterns-large

Chochins are a part of Japanese history, tradition and culture, and they continue to be used throughout festivals and events today.


According to the designers, “Heat is added and pressurized air blown into it,” a process incapable of being completely controlled and thereby creating entirely unique pieces.

Nendo created this product for Tokyo Fiber ‘09 Senseware,

Nendo’s Blown Fabric Lanterns – 3rings.