How To Use Furoshiki: A Magical Piece of Japanese Wrapping Cloth

How To Use Furoshiki: A Magical Piece of Japanese Wrapping Cloth

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Continuing from the last episode, we would like to introduce you another series of new products, which will be added to our online store in the up...
A Hakama, Samurai Zoroye,  practical and easy to move

A Hakama, Samurai Zoroye, practical and easy to move

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Continuing from the previous article, we talk about the hakama one of the Japanese traditional clothing by practical aspect   ---------------------...
Stay cool and relax with Japanese way Ver.3 "Practical folding fan"

Stay cool and relax with Japanese way Ver.3 "Practical folding fan"

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Folding fan, might be so practical item for you! Folding fan in Japan   We suppose that the traditional Japanese folding fan is one of the most i...
Stay cool and relax with Japanese way Ver.2 "Kyo Uchiwa"

Stay cool and relax with Japanese way Ver.2 "Kyo Uchiwa"

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The wind you make by yourself will cool you down. Do you enjoy summer vacation?Here, in Kyoto, the rainy  season was over at last, and now, we are ...
Stay cool and relax with Japanese way Ver.1 "The effect of the cast iron Wind Bell"

Stay cool and relax with Japanese way Ver.1 "The effect of the cast iron Wind Bell"

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Will the wind bell bring you the coolness? If you have ever been to Kyoto even once in summer, you may remember the climate extremely hot and humid...
Kokeshi and Tanabata Kokeshi of Jishu Jinja Shrine in Kyoto

Kokeshi and Tanabata Kokeshi of Jishu Jinja Shrine in Kyoto

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"Tanabata" Star Festival and Kokeshi dolls Have you heard the "Tanabata" Star Festival in Japan?If you have been to Japan before in Summer, you mig...
"Edo kiriko" glassware Ver.3 Enjoy with Japanese tea

"Edo kiriko" glassware Ver.3 Enjoy with Japanese tea

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June is the month of "Ice" We are halfway through this year.This month June is an important milestone for summer.As you know, Japanese people, espe...
"Edo kiriko" glassware Ver.2 The secret of beauty of Edo kiriko

"Edo kiriko" glassware Ver.2 The secret of beauty of Edo kiriko

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Do you know a secret of beauty? "Edo kiriko " , Japanese traditional glassware. This is a series of Edo kiriko glassware, we will introduce the s...
"Edo kiriko" glassware Ver.1 "Sunlight, shadow and Edo kiriko"

"Edo kiriko" glassware Ver.1 "Sunlight, shadow and Edo kiriko"

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Enjoy Japanese glass ware with the sound of rain The hydrangea under the raindrops seems more beautiful than under the sunshine.So, we are in rainy...
roll up Kakejiku hanging scroll  Kyoto Handicraft Center

The world of hanging scroll Ver.2 "How to roll up?"

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Is it like some ritual? rolling up a hanging scrollIn Kyoto, we enjoy the Hydrangea everyday.This flowers show various colors by the weather of thi...
The world of hanging scroll Ver.1 "Enjoy changing of the seasons"

The world of hanging scroll Ver.1 "Enjoy changing of the seasons"

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Enjoy "Kakejiku" hanging scroll Japanese people like to talk about the weather or the changing of the seasons, because seasonal changes are drastic...
Enjoy "Stay at home" with Shigaraki ware

Enjoy "Stay at home" with Shigaraki ware

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Rainy season & SAKE &Shigaraki ware The rainy season has already started in Kyoto.Every year, we are drawn into the rainy season in June, b...
Movie about Kyoto Handicraft Center by Karim Davis

Movie about Kyoto Handicraft Center by Karim Davis

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 What comes to your mind when you hear "Japanese culture"? Foods culture? traditional crafts? Kimono? or manga? Pokemon?Some people might imagine s...
Promenade of  Noh Mask: Ko-omote, Okina, Hannya

Promenade of Noh Mask: Ko-omote, Okina, Hannya

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Here is our collection of Noh mask in the physical store, Kyoto.Okina(elderly man)     Ko-omote(beautiful young lady)     Hannya (Demon)     Ofu...
How to enjoy Noh mask "Otafuku"

How to enjoy Noh mask "Otafuku"

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My name is "Ofuku", one of the Noh -mask be selling at Ktoyo Handicraft Center, Japan.I am always like this at the cornor of the store.Today, I lea...
Enjoy your SAMURAI life, how to build up a set of armor

Enjoy your SAMURAI life, how to build up a set of armor

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Today, We will show you how to build up a small set of armor.On our product page, we have several kinds of helmets and one body of armor.However, i...