About Tsuyukusa

About Tsuyukusa

About Tsuyukusa

Introducing Arimatsu-shibori yukata, traditional Japanese summer wear from our hometown, Nagoya, Japan. Tsuyukusa opened an online store on April 25, 2001 to showcase the splendor of Arimatsu-shibori to the world through the internet. Since then, we have provided Arimatsu-shibori yukata every season. Visit us at tsuyukusa.co.jp to explore our range of original designs.

What is Arimatsu Shibori?

Shibori is one of the oldest dye techniques in Japan that uses a variety of fine techniques to create beautiful colors and patterns. Shibori designs are generally more detailed and complex than conventional tie dye.

Arimatsu-shibori originated 400 years ago in Arimatsu-cho, Midori-ku, Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture. It’s been preserved and passed down through the generations to the present day. While shibori dyeing is found in many parts of the world, only Arimatsu-shibori combines hundreds of different techniques to create a finely crafted shibori. Arimatsu-shibori, dyed in a variety of colors to create beautiful patterns, is the very spirit of the Japanese people.

Smile through the summer!

The beauty of Arimatsu-shibori is fully revealed when you wear it as a yukata. Your heart will be enriched from the moment your arms pass through the sleeves. You’ll be happy you chose Arimatsu-shibori yukata by Tsuyukusa.

Visit us and discover world of Arimatsu Shibori

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