Very cute and iconic smiley-faced products inside a traditional machiya house


Inside of a beautiful traditional Kyoto style house, machiya, this shop offers home interior goods with an iconic smiley-face logo. Just owning one of their products will bring smiles to your face. Check out the variety of items available inside this store. There is a IREMONYA branch in Tokyo as well, while the main store is open 6 days a week here in Kyoto where it was established.
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Very cute products! It's a shop established in Kyoto. Things like mug cups will make a great gift for any one! I think kids will love the design as well. Check out the shop itself, it’s a remodeled traditional machiya home. Stop by here if you are in the area!
Coin Cases/Gamaguchi
Recommend !
Coin Cases/Gamaguchi / ¥1,500~
Coin cases are available in three different sizes. There are very easy and fun to carry around! Also great as a gift!
Tissues Boxes
Recommend !
Tissues Boxes / ¥3,000~
These tissue cases will sure to bring people some laughter. These boxes are made using fiber from recycled materials. Well-made and also great for the environment, they can make ordinary tissue boxes appear as part of an interior decoration.
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Mugs / ¥1,200
These cute mugs will make great gifts! Buy two and use it as a pair or gift it to your favorite couple. Also check out the glasses as well, they are 600 yen each.
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CHA BO / ¥17,280
Check out this unique Japanese tea set. The set comes with all the equipment needed to make traditional Japanese matcha green tea. They come in an iconic cute smiley box.
How to buy
Great for people of all ages. Gift wrapping is also available!
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A very fun shop inside a traditional machiya house.

Recommended to come in with your family!
Categories Stationary
Phone +81 75-256-5652
Address 51 Matsuyacho, Nakagyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 604-0831
Directions 5-minute walk from Subway Karasuma Line Karasuma Oike Station. (Exit 5)
5-minute walk from Subway Karasuma Line Marutamachi Station. (Exit 7)
Hours 11am - 7pm
Closed Thursday
Notes Located on Nijo Street, a narrow street that can be reached from Karasuma Street.
Price range
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Credit cards Accepted
Friendly for Overseas Visitors
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Friendly staff
Information Japanese
Languages spoken Japanese
Shipping services Domestic shipping available
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