This week’s Friday Five has design slant and as such it will come as no surprise to many to see a high Japanese presence.

Legendary Biru


The Japanese get most things right; all beer should be made this way.

Moncler 365


Made by Moncler and designed by Rei Kawakubo.

“It’s a mix between us and Rei…It’s something very unusual, very new,” Ruffini said.

Ralph Lauren 4D


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Three by Nendo


The packaging design for cosmetics brand Three. The brand name refers to the three keywords that describe Three’s fundamental values:

 ‘natural, honest and creative’

via Dezeen

On & Beyond Photography


Finally to complete the design feast on this week’s Friday Five is some immaculate photography from one of Ape to Gentleman’s new friends On & Beyond. Pictured is a collaboration of French parfumeur Blaise Mautin and Visvim.

“The spray is a perfect marriage of Paris’ romantic allure and Hiroki‘s immaculate branding, but that’s aside from the luxurious woodland spice emanating from the essential oils which contain this Erlenmeyer flask.”

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