14 SEPTEMBER 2017
Quality children’s items made with love and care
Longstanding children’s clothing brand Familiar will present a selection of their much-loved wares at The Japan Store from September 19 through October 7. Founded by four Japanese women in 1950, Familiar has been making high quality items for children for almost seven decades. Approaching craftsmanship from a mother’s perspective, the Kobe-based brand develops, designs and produces items with the aim of helping children reach their full potential.
13 JUNE 2017
An inspired new take on Kyoto-style candy
Combining Japanese flavours with European beauty and brought to life in a longstanding Kyoto workshop, Crochet offers an inspired new take on Kyo-ame or Kyoto-style candy.
Building upon Japan's long history of candy production, Crochet’s colourful creations are made entirely by hand in a small Sakyo Ward workshop founded 130 years ago.