The Japanese design studio Nendo worked together with the Antwerp Valerie Objects on this unique salt and pepper set. Giving objects a wow factor, that is the goal of the Japanese design studio Nendo. The wow factor, for Nendo, is the element of surprise, humor and novelty. “Experiencing the wow factor makes our life more interesting,” says designer Oki Sato. Sato, with offices in Tokyo and Milan, leads Nendo, which established the office in 2002 after completing his Master of Architecture at Waseda University. It looks so simple and well thought out, but with this new interpretation they ask for a smart action. The ribs at the bottom of the glass allow you to mash the salt and pepper.