“Stay home!” is one of the phrases we heard the most in recent times. Well, and staying home more made us think more about our home and our surroundings. Many people have already transformed and decorated their rooms with beautiful interior items. All the products of the general (or variety) store “ANGERS ravissant” inside “Kanda Square” are high-quality and beautifully designed. If you want to shop for miscellaneous goods that add color to your everyday life, then ANGERS is the place to go!
ANGERS is a variety store (“zakkaten“) brand that originated in Kyoto. The operating company “Futaba Shobo” started as a bookstore. When they opened a new general store, “ANGERS ravissant”, they decided to open it in Tokyo’s Kanda/Jimbocho area, which is known as Tokyo’s book town. The store is located inside “Kanda Square” which opened last summer in 2020. With its large windows and high ceiling, it is a bright welcoming space.
Beautifully designed items, books…and a lot of coffee
When you enter the store, the first thing you see is coffee beans and coffee-related miscellaneous goods. The kitchen utensils are beautifully crafted – some of them have wooden details or are made out of iron. The wide selection makes every coffee enthusiast’s mouth water.
ANGERS is known for introducing coffee shops from all over Japan to their customers. Every month, new coffee beans are sold. So every time you visit ANGERS, you will learn about a different, unique roastery! Also, don’t forget to check out the drip coffee packs produced by ANGERS. The package design is super cute, making these drip coffee packs a nice gift!
When having delicious coffee, the best way to drink it is by using a beautiful coffee cup. When you have a beautiful cup, you might want a beautiful tableware set, decorate the whole room to match the vibe. Next, you might spend more time in your new beautiful room where you enjoy reading or write a letter with fashionable stationery. Well, ANGERS has selected products that meet all of those needs.
Decor and items, that are fun to look at
It is Mr. Isao Nishizawa, the store manager, who selects all the products handled by ANGERS.
When asked about his personal preference when choosing products, he answered, that he only chooses only “beautiful and fun products with a marvelous design.” He continued: “I try to select unique items that have something special to them from Japan or overseas.” Sometimes, he even travels to meet an artist in person and to learn more about the product.
Business people working at the offices inside Kanda Square visit the shop during their lunch break or on their way home from work. Therefore, the shop offers a lot of fashion accessories which you can use daily at your company and decor items for decorating your desk.
Browsing through the shop feels like going on a treasure hunt. It is a series of wonderful discoveries and encounters that will surprise you. ANGERS has a lot of wonderful items for any taste. If you are looking for beautiful products and unique decor, ANGERS will help you freshen up your home!
ANGERS ravissant Kanda Square Store
KANDA SQUARE 1st floor, 2-2-1 Kanda Nishikicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/NfUV5uCvooDpvPxB9
Nearest station: Ogawamachi Station, Awajicho Station, Shin-Ochanomizu Station