Hobonichi 5-Year Techo 2021-2025

Keep your 5/Life
in a book.

What will your future look like five years from now?
What were you doing five years ago on this day?

The Hobonichi 5-Year Techo is a Life Book that lets you enjoy a five-year span of your life.

From the not-so-special things that happen in your day-to-day life to the important things you mustn't forget, small happenings that tend to slip your mind unless you write it down... Use this book to write in anything you like.

When you write in an entry the next year, you'll be reading your own words from a year back at the same time. You'll have a unique experience as if you're talking to yourself over time.

Your 5/Life will be engraved into this book. Create your own Life Book that can only be made by you.

5 years’ worth of entries, yet so compact!

Hobonichi 5-Year Techo

The Hobonichi 5-Year Techo is an A6 size book that contains daily entries for 5 years in a single book. Each daily entry contains 178 graph-paper squares, allowing you to either fill the space with content or write out a single sentence and feel satisfied with your entry. This casual amount of space makes it perfect for people who want to keep up on entries every day without feeling like it’s a burden.

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    A Hobonichi team member kept a diary in the Hobonichi 5-Year Techo to get a feel for the book and discover new ways to use it.

    Diary

    Ex: Writing what happened each day on the timeline.

    Writing about a single theme

    Ex: recording each day's meals.

    Keeping a business logbook

    Ex: using among several team members at the office.

    Children's diary

    Ex: Writing about things that happen with your child.

    Writing important dates to remember next to the date.
    Writing in comfortably large letters without following the lines.
    A detailed look inside
    Write comfortably in big letters!

    Large Hobonichi 5-Year Techo

    The Large Hobonichi 5-Year Techo was created in response to user requests for a bigger book size. Each daily entry contains 352 graph-paper squares, providing plenty of space to fill each day with lots of information. The book is perfect for sharing as a family exchange diary or a mutual notebook among a team at work.

      View usage examples

      A Hobonichi team member kept a diary in the Hobonichi 5-Year Techo to get a feel for the book and discover new ways to use it.

      Diary

      Ex: Writing what happened each day on the timeline.

      Writing about a single theme

      Ex: recording each day's meals.

      Keeping a business logbook

      Ex: using among several team members at the office.

      Children's diary

      Ex: Writing about things that happen with your child.

      Writing important dates to remember next to the date.
      Adding each day's temperature and weather
      A detailed look inside
      A Gift of Happy Memories to that Precious Person

      Hobonichi 5-Year Techo Gift Set - Bloom

      This gift set contains a Hobonichi 5-Year Techo, an embroidered cover specially designed for the 5-Year Techo book, a pencil board, and a small card, all contained in a beautiful box for giving to someone special. The cover and pencil board designs are by artist and potter Makoto Kagoshima. This set is perfect not only for giving others, but also treating yourself to a well-deserved gift.

        We hope you find your favorite

        Hobonichi 5-Year Techo Cover

        The Hobonichi 5-Year Techo can be used like a dictionary on its own, but we also have covers specially made for it to use it with more care and added happiness. We hope you find your favorite that will be by your side for 5 years.

          Hobonichi 5-Year Techo Articles

          • The Second Year of the Hobonichi 5-Year Techo - Preview 1 Introducing the Large Hobonichi 5-Year Techo!
          • The Second Year of the Hobonichi 5-Year Techo - Preview 2 A Gift of Happy Memories to that Precious Person
          • Message from Shigesato Itoi: A book that measures 5/life.
          Photographer
          Styled Images:Shinnosuke Yoshimori
          Styled Images:Yoichi Nagano
          Product Detail: Hiroyuki Oe
          Illustlation
          Hiromi Nagashima