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Crafts & Handmade Kyoto Design

Futakataya, singing bowls maker.

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September 19, 2014

One day, I was walking down Ebisugawa street in search of interesting shops, and suddenly I noticed curious metal bowls in id Gallery window….

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Kyoto Design House (2)

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September 18, 2014

In Kyoto Design House, all the items were created combining traditional materials and techniques with modern design. For example, these funny bags : 
Or handmade…

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Crafts & Handmade Kyoto Design

Kyoto Design House (1)

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September 17, 2014

Recently, I’ve heard a lot about Kyoto Design House, arts & crafts store situated in central Kyoto area, so I checked it out. The…

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Crafts & Handmade Kyoto Design

Morita Washi, Japanese paper shop (2)

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September 16, 2014

Besides the gift-wrapping paper of all colours and patterns, at Morita Washi you’ll be happy to find original paper boxes for your treasures or…

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Crafts & Handmade Kyoto Design

Morita Washi, Japanese paper shop (1)

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September 11, 2014

I visited several specialized stores in Kyoto. Morita Washi was one of them.
The shop is well-stocked with various types of paper sheets and goods….

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Crafts & Handmade Kyoto Design

Japanese kawaii style : deco sweets atelier!

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June 12, 2014

Today I will present you an atelier of cute accessories made from small sweets replicas. Welcome to momocoxdeco in Kyoto! Passing through the atelier…

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Crafts & Handmade Kyoto Seasons & Events

Boys’ Day dolls

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April 24, 2014

May 5th is a national holiday in Japan called Children’s Day (Kodomo-no-hi). In principle, it celebrates both girls and boys, but historically it’s Boys’…

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