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SCULPTING TEXTILES
Katayama Bunzaburo Shoten| 片山文三郎商店

Shibori is the Japanese word for techniques that shape textiles and preserve their form, even when dyed. Kazuo Katayama is the third-generation president of this company that keeps up the century-old tradition. “Shibori tie-dye’s concave-convex characteristics achieve unique and daring designs,” he says. “Fashion and art fuse and thereby turn into a complete new form of wearable art.”

Address : 221 Hashibenkei-cho, Takoyakushi-dori, Karasuma Nishi-iru, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto 604-8151

Phone : +81-75-221-2666

Region : Kyoto | Kyoto

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Official Site : Link

Hours : Weekdays : 10:00 to 18:30 / Saturday, Sunday, and National holidays : 10:00 to 18:00

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