Somenotsukasa Yoshioka (Textile dyer Yoshioka)
Attractive elegant textures harvested from nature
Mr. Sachio Yoshioka is the fifth generation and has been operating textile dyeing since the late Edo Period (1600-1868). Dyeing silk, cotton, hemp and other natural textiles in Japanese traditional colors using natural dyes harvested from plants and shells, etc. The shop is facing Shinmonzen Street and has a wide range of kimonos and fancy goods in delicate colors made by the traditional natural dye method. Choose your favorite color and hold in your hand the soft texture.
|Name||Somenotsukasa Yoshioka (Textile dyer Yoshioka)|
|Address||206 Nishino-machi, Shinmonzen-dori Yamato-oji (Nawate-dori) Higashi-iru, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto|
- CENTRAL AREA
Photo: Katsuro Takashima Translation to English by AD BRAIN INC.
Fujin-gaho,January issue,2012/November issue,2011