- Nov 10, 18Event
- Mitate | Toshino Ichi
New Year’s decoration by the florist “Mitate” is coming back to A&S. We have a wide selection ranging from modern kadomatsu* to tricolor waramochi** set in A&S exclusive lacquerware to newest decorations featuring Chinese twelve zodiacs and musubi yanagi*** in a special vase made by “Konbu Kanamono” in Kyoto. Please come and enjoy the latest collection to celebrate the arrival of the New Year.
*kadomatsu: gate decorations with pine branches
** waramochi: sweet paste made from straws
***musubi yanagi: decorations made from willow trees
Mitate’s items will be available at HIN Arts & Science in Kyoto and OVER THE COUNTER in Tokyo. We look forward to your visit.
※ Please note that period when Mitate’s items are available are different between Kyoto and Tokyo.
- Mitate was established in April 2013, in Shichiku, Kita-ku in Kyoto. Mitate creates flower arrangements and ornaments using boxes by using wild flowers and plants of the season. Mitate’s aesthetics are expressed through its unique style to create something completely different from the original material.
- 2018.11.23 (Fri.) – 12.2 (Sun.) / 11:00 – 19:00
*Hayato Nishiyama of Mitate will be present at the store on 11.23, 24, 25
HIN / Arts & Science, Nijodori Kyoto
- 2018.11.30 (Fri.) – 12.9 (Sun.) / 12:00 – 20:00
*Hayato Nishiyama of Mitate will be present at the store on 12.1, 2
OVER THE COUNTER
- ※ Please contact our stores or send us a message via “contact form” for any inquiries.