The history of Kurume kasuri, a traditional Japanese textile, goes back to the early 19th century.
Shimogawa develops its business globally through collaboration with international artists, while, at the same time, maintaining traditional practices.
The factory has 20 looms, each one working constantly to create a number of interesting textile patterns.
By visiting there, you can gain an insight into the tradition of Kurume kasuri and experience modern takes on this traditional technique.
Textiles and products are available for purchase.
Address/ 1111-2, Tsunoe, YameGoogle map
Availability / Mon-Fri
Duration/ approx. 1 hours
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