Yosegi Zaiku is known as a handcraft box or a traditional parquetry made from natural fine grains and woods. The various natural colors of woods create the elaborate mosaic patterns.
If you're interested in Japanese culture, you might have heard about washi (和紙), a Japanese traditional handmade paper. It even became one of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 2014!
Furoshiki is a traditional Japanese cloth originally made for carrying clothes. Not so many people nowadays use Furoshiki, but the use of furoshiki is now changing into a modern style.
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A certain type of porcelain developed in Toki city, Gifu is gaining attention worldwide. The porcelain is called "Giyaman Pottery," and has a shiny translucent texture that resembles glass.
If you have seen a master of katana or other Japanese artifacts, you might have noticed they are wearing something different from Western clothing. Actually, many Japanese artists who majoring into traditional Japanese work tend to prefer the traditional clothing. Let's have a look at various Japanese clothing for men.