1 Japanese Kitchen Knife
With proud tradition and ancient technique of the Samurai Sword making, Japan has been producing top quality professional chef's knives for the decade. You will be amazed with the sharpness and the art of the cutting performance of the Japanese chef's knives. Take one knife home with your name on it.
It is most famous craft in Japan. There are several distinct regional styles. Most of department stores have in stock a full range of styles. Also you can visit local showrooms. Their ceramic is a master piece. So beautiful and unique. I will look for a nice tea cup set to use it in my office.
it is traditionally set used for the tea ceremony. Includes a bamboo whisk, bamboo tea scoop, special matcha bowl. Very good souvenir for tea lovers. Don't forget matcha tea itself:)
Very beautiful bento boxes, covered with black and red lacquer. Can be used during picnics or at home for Japanese theme dinners.
Japanese chopstick are different from Chinese. They have numerous styles of chopsticks used for different purposes, such as cooking usage, eating specific meals, picking up sweets, and during funerals. Wood and plastics are the primary materials. Japanese chopsticks are generally rounded at the ends and shorter than Chinese models but longer than Korean. They are also more colorful and intricately designed.
You can find it in any department stores. But the best of them are in a specialized shops. The prices can go very high.They can be made of many materials but the classic doll has many-layered textiles stuffed with straw and/or wood blocks, carved wood hands (and in some cases feet) covered with gofun, and a head of carved wood or molded wood compo covered with gofun, with set-in glass eyes (though before about 1850 the eyes were carved into the gofun and painted) and human or silk hair.
its a japanese handmade doll from wood, have a simple trunk and an enlarged head with a few thin, painted lines to define the face. The body has a floral design painted in red, black, yellow, and covered with a layer of wax. Good souvenir from Japan to kids and relatives.
One more traditional Japanese toy. Such toys were played with by children throughout Japan but are now only sold at more specialist stores. Very good Japanese gift for kids.
Fans are very popular in Japan during hot seasons. And Japanese made them an art form. Very elegant and very beautiful. Easy to imagine a beautiful Japanese women covering her face with this fans in past times.
Is very popular in Japan too. They used not only for rain and sun protection but also during tea ceremony, Japnese ese dance, in traditional theatre. Many Edo-period paintings depict beautiful women in gorgeous kimono with a fashionable umbrella in hand. Made from Japanese washi paper, bamboo, wood, linseed oil, lacquer, persimmon tannin, and tapioca glue.
Its a fake food made from plastic. Its mostly handmade and carefully sculpted to look like the actual dishes. Can look like a dish or keychain and magnet. Very nice and fun souvenir for friends and kids.
Have a good day and best travels!