Tokyo Shopping

Fuji-ya

  • 2–2–15 Asakusa Map It
  • Asakusa
  • Textiles/Sewing

Published 12/10/2015

Fodor's Review

Master textile creator Keiji Kawakami is an expert on the hundreds of traditional towel motifs that have come down from the Edo period: geometric patterns, plants and animals, and scenes from Kabuki plays and festivals. His cotton tenugui (teh-noo-goo-ee) hand towels are collector's items, often framed instead of used as towels. When Kawakami feels he has made enough of one pattern of his own design, he destroys the stencil. The shop is near the corner of Dembo-in Dori, on the street that runs parallel behind Naka-mise dori.

Shopping Information

Address:

2–2–15 Asakusa, Taitō-ku, Tokyo, 111-0032, Japan

Map It

Phone:

03-3841–2283

Shopping Details:

  • Closed Thurs.

Published 12/10/2015

Advertisement

Map View

Map of



Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Experience

Ease

Value

Don't Miss

No Thanks

Love To Travel?

Get FREE email communications from Fodor's Travel, covering must-see travel destinations, expert trip planning advice, and travel inspiration to fuel your passion.

Thank You

Now sit back, relax, and check your inbox to start planning your next travel adventure.

Please tell us more about the type of travel you're interested in. Check all that apply.