NZZ am Sonntag Stil on 14.05.17 features Japan introducing local restaurants and stores based in Zurich.Read More
Imabari is a city located in Ehime prefecture and the towels produced in Imabari is well known as high quality towels in Japan. Before being allowed to put on the product the certification as an authorised Imabarai towel,Read More
Shinwazen is a hidden little shop located in district 4 who offers the top quality ingredient and tableware from Japan. To cook authentic Japanese dishes at home, this shop is highly recommended.Read More
Tenugui is Japanese term for a piece of cotton cloth. Dyeing method is called ''Chusen-zome'' that dates back to the Meiji Period more then 100 years ago and it is stillRead More
Bashu-Ori ist aus Baumwolle gewoben, die Technik dazu wurde Ende des 17. Jahrhunderts in Nishiwaki (vormalig Banshu) in Hyogo entwickelt. Dank den drei Flüssen, die durch ganz Nishiwaki fliessen, war die Ortschaft
Traditional Japanese candles are made of natural plants such as fruits of wax trees, rice, rape flowers, or Urushi (sumac) tree. Wick is made of Washi paper wrapped with rush grass. The flame is larger and brighter thanRead More
Kasuri is Japanese term for Ikat fabric, which is originated from India.It is known for its patterns with blurred edge. Kasuri is woven often with cotton yarn.
Japanese folks started wearing Kasuri sinceRead More