Thanks for popping in.
storm from the east was launched in 2006 as a design blog by Richard Knobbs.
It's now a small, family-operated enterprise based in Tokyo with a minimalist bent, and a focus on doing the right thing. That means we try to be socially and environmentally conscious, and offer reduced rates to people and companies that make the world a better place.
Our work focuses on four main areas: consulting, writing & editing, product design, and Japanese-English translation.
Some of the lovely people we work with include:
We love working with like-minded people to help them achieve their goals. Get in touch now and let's start working together.
the blog - show off your work!
Since 2006, the blog has been featuring great design from around the world, attracting a global audience.
If you'd like to be featured, or you'd like to sponsor the blog, get in touch!
our other sites/work
We create student-centred English education materials, workshops and teacher training courses at Kasa.
We also offer editing and writing for legal professionals and scholars at The Legal Editor.