The Obon Week

The Obon Week

Japanese cultureKYOTOHANDICRAFT CENTER
As you might think that Japanese people love festivals in summer. One of the three biggest festivals in Japan, The Gion Festival took the whole mon...
The New Green Leaves in May

The New Green Leaves in May

Japanese cultureKYOTOHANDICRAFT CENTER
What color comes to mind when you hear “Maple leaves”? In Japan, there is a custom that viewing green maple leaves this season after cherry blossom...
Hanami: Cherry Blossom Viewing and Spring in Japan

Hanami: Cherry Blossom Viewing and Spring in Japan

About our productsKYOTOHANDICRAFT CENTER
A long, long cold winter is finally gone and spring has arrived in Japan with cherry blossoms blooming all over the country! As the national flower...
Autumn Night Visits in Kyoto 2021

Autumn Night Visits in Kyoto 2021

About our productsKYOTOHANDICRAFT CENTER
Continuing from the last episode, here's another report on what's going on in Kyoto, as the autumn leaves are at their peak! One of our staff membe...
Autumn Leaves in Kyoto 2021

Autumn Leaves in Kyoto 2021

About our productsKYOTOHANDICRAFT CENTER
In the Eastern part of Kyoto, where Kyoto Handicraft Center is located, the autumn leaves have reached their peak beauty! One of our staff members...
What is “Knife Day”?

What is “Knife Day”?

About our productsKYOTOHANDICRAFT CENTER
It's November and there are less than two months left in 2021. In Kyoto, the leaves begin to change color, and the best time to see them is from la...
Nishijin Brocade: Beautiful Textiles Born in Kyoto

Nishijin Brocade: Beautiful Textiles Born in Kyoto

About our productsKYOTOHANDICRAFT CENTER
What is Jidai Festival?Heian Jingu Shrine "Otenmon" (Front gate) The end of October has approached and the weather has become cooler. Trees are b...

Featured products

Nambu Ironware Teapot "Hiragata Obi 0.6L" Nambu Ironware Teapot "Hiragata Obi 0.6L"
Nambu Ironware Teapot "Hiragata Obi 0.6L"
Sale price¥19,000 JPY
Rated 5.0 out of 5
Based on 1 review
In stock
Kanazawa Gold Foil Vase "Plum blossoms" Kanazawa Gold Foil Vase "Plum blossoms"
Kanazawa Gold Foil Vase "Plum blossoms"
Sale price¥10,000 JPY
Rated 5.0 out of 5
Based on 1 review
In stock

Popular posts

  1. Hakama: Traditional Japanese Gentlemen’s Clothing
  2. What is the difference between Kimono and Yukata?
  3. How To Use Furoshiki: A Magical Piece of Japanese Wrapping Cloth
  4. Where does Shigaraki ware come from?
  5. What is “Knife Day”?