Kaga’s traditional know-how over time


Many traditional handicrafts enrich Kaga’s value and charm the world. For example...

Kaga Yuzen (Kimono dyeing):
Kaga’s dyeing technic has been one of the ultimate arts of Japanese kimono dyeing for 500 years.

Kaga-nui (Embroidery):
Silky gorgeous needlework, “Kaga-nui”. These handmade stiches enrich drastically precious artworks.

Kanazawa-Wagasa (Umbrella):
Kanazawa (in Ishikawa Prefecture) has a rainy-snowy climate.
These fashionable umbrellas were designed to enjoy wandering in this rough climate.