Tradefair Exhibition

Takaokaya at Paris Maison et Objet 2015: 2015 Collection

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At Paris Maison & Objet 2015, Takaokaya will present new handcrafted cushion collections inspired by Kyoto’s millennia in-the-making weaving and dyeing culture. As last year, we’ll be in the exclusive ‘Haute Couture interiors’ Hall 7 (Scènes d’intérieur Gallery) at Stand C178, January 23-27, 2015. We hope to see you there!   Connect with Takaokaya on social media: Facebook, Twitter and […]


Order of the Sacred Treasure — Takaokaya’s Traditional Kyoto Itajime Shibori Dye Artisan

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Kyoto Takaokaya Itajime Shibori Dye Japanese Tie-dying Technique Visit Artisan Workshop

Today the International Business Development Team (Nanako and Michael) here at Takaokaya visited our itajime shibori dye artisan’s workshop in Kyoto. Nagakawa-san is the second generation in his family to be a shibori dye artisan, starting at age 18, he now has more than 50 years of experience in this unusual shaped-resist dye technique in […]