"Yamatsuta" - 山蔦
Collaboration with illustrator Mari Saito
Made from a bamboo grown in Kagawa Prefecture and a Japanese Washi paper.
Illustrator: Mari Saito
""Actively involved in the 'HOT Sandal Project' in Marugame City, which aims to revitalize the islands and lay the foundations for the creation of culture and art in the future. She relocated to Hiroshima (within Marugame City) after participating in the project and continues her creative activities there.""
About Marugame Uchiwa:
As the largest Japanese Uchiwa fan producer, it has been recognized for its production capacity and various designs since the Edo period. The red emblem on the package is a proof that the Uchiwa fan has been handmade in Japan, which is certified by the Kagawa Prefecture Uchiwa Cooperative Association. In 1997, Marugame Uchiwa fans were registered as Japanese Traditional Crafts by the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.
Materials: Bamboo / Japanese Paper
*The size of each items vary slightly from one to another because they are all handmade."