Kokontozai: KASHIYUKA’s Shop of Japanese Arts and Crafts /[WIREWORK]

Searching all of Japan for handcrafted items that express its heart and soul, our proprietor, KASHIYUKA, presents things that bring a bit of luxury to everyday life. This trip takes her to Kyoto, the capital of Japanese handcraft, to call on a Kyo-Kanaami shop. She’ll learn about these simple, hand-woven kitchen tools that enriched life in the ancient city.

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[2019.03.08] Kokontozai: KASHIYUKA’s Shop of Japanese Arts and Crafts / [Bingata Folding Fan]

Searching all of Japan for handcrafted items that express its heart and soul, our proprietor, KASHIYUKA, presents things that bring a bit of luxury to everyday life. This trip brings her to Okinawa in pursuit of Bingata, stencil-dyed textiles. She visits with an artist in her thirties who is keeping alive a traditional art form treasured by dynastic royalty dating from the 14th century.

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