We are a small Japanese shop in Halifax, NS, Canada.
Our aim is to introduce authentic Japanese culture and aesthetic.
From the traditional...
Pottery -- vases, teaware, tableware...including hand-made pottery from Bizen, Shigaraki, etc.
Tea -- Japanese green tea imported directly from the tea farm in Uji, Kyoto. All first flush,
Incense -- Japanese incense from Kyoto. All natural ingredients.
Dolls -- Kokeshi dolls, kimekomi dolls, etc)
Lacquerware -- Chopsticks, trays, etc. And, bento boxes too!
Apparel - Silk haori, yukata, tabi socks, scrunchies.
Books -- All about Japanese culture: cooking, gardening, Zen, martial arts, etc.
....to the modern.
Anime & Kawaii -- figurines, plushies, keychains, stationery, pens etc.
Gundam -- Gunpla (Gundam plastic models)
Plus, of course, our specialty: Ikebana, Japanese flower arrangement--supplies (containers, kenzan, clippers, etc), lessons & services. We are dedicated to the promotion of ikebana!
There are many many more things in the shop. Please come visit and browse around! You can find us here.
Our logo is a flower surfing on a raindrop. It reminds us to keep looking up no matter what.
Hidden trivia for ikebana practitioners: Rotate the image 90° to the right and you might see a moribana arrangement complete with shin, soe and hikae!