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“Japanese Wrapping Culture”

Japanese Surgical Mask : Wearing as Etiquette Not for an Emergency

If you ever rode on a fully packed commuting train, you know you have no personal space an … Read More

Making Everything Portable: Japanese Wrapping Culture

Today's blog is all about uniqueness of Japanese Wrapping Culture. We Japanese are good a … Read More

[Tsutsumu] Japanese Furoshiki: Cloth for Carrying and Wrapping

Today's blog is all about Japanese Furoshiki which is very unique to Japan ! You may ha … Read More

[Tsutsumu] Japanese Bento: “Wrapping” a Portable, Creative Meal

Today's blog is all about Japanese Bento ! Twenty years ago, Japanese children living abr … Read More

[Tsutsumu] Junihitoe : Up to Twenty Layers of Lady’s Wrapping Dress in Heian Era

Japanese has been keen on intricately wrapping items: this also applies for “wrapping” hum … Read More

[Tsutsumu] Manners to Paper “Wrapping”: Celebration and Condolence – Japanese Noshi –

Today's blog is all about Japanese Wrapping Culture including Japanese Noshi. As Tsutsumu … Read More

[Tsutsumu] Not Just Wrapping for Beautiful Appearance: Japanese Art of Wrapping

Today's blog is all about Japanese Art of Wrapping. Tsutsumu is translated as “to wrap”; … Read More

Edo-kiriko

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Have you heard of Edo-kiriko? When brainstorming traditional Japanese tableware, it is usu…

Shigaraki Ware

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The most famous object in Shigaraki ware is, a raccoon dog with a straw lampshade hat, a s…

Osaka Naniwa Tinware

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In the Western world, tinware usually means coffee mugs, kettles, and plates for outdoor a…