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Condiment Containers

The mouths of TALKING containers are shaped in the form of the characters “yu” (for Shoyu or soy sauce), “shi” (for shio or salt), and “ko” (for koshou or pepper). They are guaranteed to brighten up your mealtime.

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mds size


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mds size

Product size : ø50×H63.5mm
Package size : W60×D58×H70m

Product weight :
Soy Sauce 85g
Salt, Pepper 55g

Total weight (including packaging) :
Soy Sauce 117g
Salt, Pepper 87g

Soy Sauce 60ml
Salt, Pepper 80ml

mds variation

Soy sauce, Salt, Pepper

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Made in Japan

mds price

Soy Sauce (RM 86.00) -30% RM 60.20
Salt & Pepper (RM 66.00) -30% RM 46.20


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Designer Profile:

A design office established in 2002 by Oki Sato. With the goal of making people experience "little exclamations," it has participated in a wide variety of design projects both in Japan and abroad, including interior design, and furniture, product, and graphic design. It has received many awards, including the Milano Salone Design Report Award, the Good Design Award, the JCD Design Award, and the JID Grand Prize. In 2006, CEO and Concept Creator Oki Sato was chosen as one of the "World's 100 Most Respected Japanese" by Newsweek Japan.

Designer Comment : 

Most soy sauce containers or salt and pepper shakers have such simple shapes. With TALKING, I wanted to design something that would give your tabletop a more enjoyable atmosphere. Please enjoy nendo design's concept of "little exclamations" on your tabletop.