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BT0097 Watari Town

Make Accessories from Old Kimono Fabric at a Cafe: Hands-on Experience

Contents/ Itinerary for BOSAI Tourism

Have an experience where you can choose from thousands of specially selected old kimono fabrics to create a one-of-a-kind accessory. Bring home an example of "the one and only Japanese beauty" as a souvenir in memory of your trip to Japan. Please have your favorite drink as well as baked sweets from the cafe menu after having fun creating your accessory.
1. Learn about Japanese recycling culture and recycling of clothing
2. Learn about Kitshomonyo (patterns) of kimono cloth
3. Create accessories by choosing kimono cloth
4. Relax during teatime (tea and baked sweets)
* The product of Watalis (FUGURO: drawstring bag) has been given from the Governor of Miyagi Prefecture to the President of Taiwan as a gift. It is a souvenir symbolic of Miyagi prefecture.

What we want to tell through the experiences of BOSAI Tourism Contents

Learn about "Japanese recycling culture that has been passed down from generation to generation," "The current situation of recycling cloth," and "Kitshomonyo (patterns) of kimono cloth."
* It is possible to cover activities after the 2011 disaster and the circumstances that led to the start of our organization upon request.

Minimum capacity

2 people

Maximum capacity

14 people

Fee (Per person or per activity) for BOSAI Tourism Contents

From 1500 Yen (tax excluded)
*The fee depends on the program contents. Please contact for more information.

Required time for BOSAI Tourism Contents

1-1.5 hours

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All disasters

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