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Crafts & Handmade Kyoto Design

Yokoyama Bamboo Products & Co (1)

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September 29, 2014

Kyoto area is famous for its high quality bamboo, and bamboo craft is one of traditional Kyoto industries. I visited one of speciality shops,…

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Keiho Ando Japanese Doll Shop (2)

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September 24, 2014

Tadahiko Ando, the third-generation master of the shop, is working hard to preserve the traditions of Kyoto dolls. I even found a doll with…

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Keiho Ando Japanese Doll Shop (1)

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September 22, 2014

Kyoto is famous for its dolls, Kyo-ningyo. Keiho Ando Japanese Doll shop has been making traditional dolls since 1903.
Entering the display room on the…

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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 : 
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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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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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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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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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