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Kyoto denim

Kyoto denim
Kyoto denim is a denim specialty store in Kyoto offering Japanese traditional design denims which are made with the same dyeing technique of Kimono. This shop has been running since 2007 after research of several years to find out the materials which satisfies the founder. All of items are hand-made by craftmen. The founder wants customers to wear the cloths which are made by craftmen and use it for a long time with repair. They believe that all of items have emotions like a human, that’s why, t...morehey treat denims as their own children. This shop accept repair service as well, sometimes customer are visiting again with the items which need a fix. They are thinking about that, ‘it’s like a homecoming, our children (denims) are coming home !’ They are making and repairing the denims in such feelings. Please find out the only one item, which can spend a long time with you.
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A lot of denim shops are in Kyoto, but Kyoto denim is a distinctive shop. Especially, the way of the process to make the denim is signature. It is the same way of yuzen . You can find out these characteristics anywhere in the shop.
Denim
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Denim
They are offering various design denims as a simple one or Japanese rare designs are decorated one. All of items are hand-made with careful and kindness. Repair service and semi-order or full-order are also available.
Denim bear
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Denim bear
These cute accessories are also hand-made in the same technique with denims. Not only fabrics, sewing is also done by hand. The strap is made with Kyo-kumihimo which is used as a stopper of Kimono band.
Television
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Television
Please see the big television on the wall. This movie shows us the process of how to make the denim. You can enjoy just looking that and understand their careful process. It helps you understand the philosophy of the founder.
How to buy
Semi-order service is available. You can choose your size from 12 sizes, and then your favorite design is printed on it.
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Repairing service is acceptable. Please visit again, if you have any trouble with the item you purchased.
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Kyoto denim
Categories Clothing Store/Vintage Clothing
Phone +81 75-352-1053
Address 79-3-104, Koinari cho, shimogyo ku, Kyoto city
Directions 5 minutes by walk from Kyoto station
Hours 9am - 8pm
Closed Open everyday
Price range
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Credit cards Accepted
Friendly for Overseas Visitors
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Shipping service is available, if you order the original items, it will take for 2 weeks or more
Information Japanese only (English and Chinese information will be coming soon... and English web site is available )
Languages spoken English
Shipping services Accepted (depends on the destination, please ask to staff the country, to which you want to ship)
URL http://kyoto-denim.jp/en/
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