the color of baked bread adorns the façade of I IN's pinocchio bakery in japan
 

the color of baked bread adorns the façade of I IN's pinocchio bakery in japan

situated in front of oguchi train station in yokohama, japan, lies a shimmering, ochre-colored bakery designed by I IN. marking the second store of the pinocchio brand, the modest, yet eye-catching intervention has been created to evoke the idea of warm, baked bread. by utilizing a vivid, golden hue and soft textures, the inviting appearance and color of bread spreads both inside and outside the space.

the color of baked bread adorns the façade of I IN's pinocchio bakery in japan designboom

all images ©  tomooki kengaku

 

 

upon approaching the bakery, the golden façade brings a strong presence to the station square. a large, glazed sliding door punctuates the elevation, offering passersby a glimpse of the warm interior. once inside, I IN has designed the space to keep it minimal and intimate. this atmosphere is achieved thanks to the use of wooden shelving, which wraps around the walls and provides the perfect place to display the baked goods on offer.

the color of baked bread adorns the façade of I IN's pinocchio bakery in japan designboom

 

 

designed as a small bakery with a strong impact on the station square, the project provides the pinocchio store with a distinct identity. with an appearance that can be recognized immediately from a distance and a space with soft impressions through the use of materials and light, allows the bread to stand out, creating a new bakery image.

the color of baked bread adorns the façade of I IN's pinocchio bakery in japan designboom

the color of baked bread adorns the façade of I IN's pinocchio bakery in japan designboom

the color of baked bread adorns the façade of I IN's pinocchio bakery in japan designboom

the color of baked bread adorns the façade of I IN's pinocchio bakery in japan designboom

the color of baked bread adorns the façade of I IN's pinocchio bakery in japan designboom

the color of baked bread adorns the façade of I IN's pinocchio bakery in japan designboom

the color of baked bread adorns the façade of I IN's pinocchio bakery in japan designboom

 

 

project info:

 

project name: pinocchio oguchi bakery

location: yokohama, japan

design: I IN

client: yokohama shokusan

construction: legoretta

lighting design: I IN

photography: tomooki kengaku

 

designboom has received this project from our ‘DIY submissions‘ feature, where we welcome our readers to submit their own work for publication. see more project submissions from our readers here.

 

edited by: lynne myers | designboom

  • This is stunning. Love the contrast from the street and interior warmth.

    Michael says:

have something to add? share your thoughts in our comments section below.
all comments are reviewed for the purposes of moderation before publishing.

comments policy
LOG IN
designboom's comment policy guidelines
generally speaking, if we publish something, it's because we're genuinely interested in the subject. we hope you'll share this interest and if you know even more about it, please share! our goal in the discussion threads is to have good conversation and we prefer constructive opinions. we and our readers have fun with entertaining ones. designboom welcomes alerts about typos, incorrect names, and the like.
the correction is at the discretion of the post editor and may not happen immediately.

what if you disagree with what we or another commenter has to say?
let's hear it! but please understand that offensive, inappropriate, or just plain annoying comments may be deleted or shortened.

- please do not make racist, sexist, anti-semitic, homophobic or otherwise offensive comments.
- please don't personally insult the writers or your fellow commenters.
- please avoid using offensive words, replacing a few letters with asterisks is not a valid workaround.
- please don't include your website or e-mail address in your comments for the purpose of self-promotion.
- please respect jury verdicts and do not discuss offensively on the competition results
(there is only one fist prize, and designboom usually asks renown professionals to help us to promote talent.
in addition to the awarded designs, we do feel that almost all deserve our attention, that is why we publish
the best 100-200 entries too.)

a link is allowed in comments as long as they add value in the form of information, images, humor, etc. (links to the front page of your personal blog or website are not okay). unwelcome links (to commercial products or services of others, offensive material etc. ) will be redacted. and, ... yes, spam gets banned. no, we do not post fake comments.

PRODUCT LIBRARY

a diverse digital database that acts as a valuable guide in gaining insight and information about a product directly from the manufacturer, and serves as a rich reference point in developing a project or scheme.

architecture news

×
keep up with our daily and weekly stories
492,661 subscribers
- see sample
- see sample