Unique and practical socks in Kyoto Station!
Kurochiku - Kyoto Station Building Shop Street The CUBE/ くろちく The CUBE店
If you are wondering where you can get Japanese socks, this is where you should visit! It is located in Kyoto Station building and this shop sells various kinds of socks, towels, scarfs and so on. What is unique about this shop is that there are five-finger and tabi socks. There are some Kyoto special towels that are good for a souvenir. As there are many selections, please choose the ones you want!
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Tabi socks / ￥410 -
The figure of Tabi is probably unique for you. Both men and women wear them with kimono. You may still feel the difference between regular and tabi socks on your feet. Since there are many variations, you may find your favorite!
Five-finger socks / ￥486 -
Have you ever seen these kinds of socks? They are five-finger socks and you may feel surprisingly well when you put them on! The concept of this five-finger socks is to move your fingers to improve the blood circulation. It also prevents to be stuffy in your shoes and boots as it is excellent for sweat absorption. You may enjoy choosing your favorite among many selections!
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Micro Kotone Handkerchief / ￥594 Handkerchief | ￥756 Towel
These handkerchiefs are the special products only in Kyoto. They are all-around handkerchiefs as they can be a glass cleaning cloth and also be a face oil-absorbent towel. There are 4 selections with different colors and designs, so please choose the one you like!
How to buyPlease bring the items to the cashier
- Shopping Tips -
If you want to make sure the size of the socks, please feel free to ask the staff
Kurochiku - Kyoto Station Building Shop Street The CUBE
|Address||Kyoto Station BLD, 901, Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 600-8216|
|Directions||On the 1st basement floor of Kyoto Station Building Shop Street The CUBE, just near the central concourse of JR Kyoto station.|
|Hours||8:30am - 8pm (Hours vary depending on the seasons)
￥500 - ￥2,000
|Credit cards||VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX, Diners, etc. / Accepted|
|Friendly for Overseas Visitors||
As this shop offers high quality socks, they last very long in a good shape!
|Languages spoken||Japanese only|