AK-18

Showen Kumihimo
Ayakorai

The beautiful, traditional Japanese silk craftwork of kumihimo is reborn.

It was the Ayakorai design, which incorporates a vertical stripe pattern known as Aya using Showen Kumihimo’s own unique braiding techniques, that eventually became the basis for Knot’s Silk-Kumihimo watchstrap. The width required for watchstraps is greater than for other craftworks, at it took literally a full year from the initial conception of the design to its final completion. Through a process of original research and development and the adoption of a special braiding format, we eventually achieved the creation of a watchstrap that is 18 mm wide and only 2 mm thick. The strap comes in a total of eight different color variations, equipped with the class and beauty to be worn by both men and women, in either casual or business situations. Please try enjoying this pure Japanese style textile strap for yourself.

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A smooth silk material that is equipped with both elegant and beauty

"Showen Kumihimo", using its unique technology, make a stripe of vertical stripes called "Aya".
Makes you enjoy the natural luster and beautiful colors of silk.

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Color varietion

A classy touch to your arm. Elegant and beautiful colourful variations of silk

  • Handcraft

  • In 1948, Shoen Kumihimoimo, founded in Uji, Kyoto, focus on producing the products made of silk. They continue to search for contemporary roles to expand the possibilities of kumihimo.
    Japanese traditional clothes of course, from decorations in Shinto Shrines and Buddhist Temples to jeweries, fashion, interior, they searching continuously for a new role for kumihimo.

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In 1948, Shoen Kumihimoimo, founded in Uji, Kyoto, focus on producing the products made of silk. They continue to search for contemporary roles to expand the possibilities of kumihimo.

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Styling

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  • AK-1819
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  • AK-1816
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  • AK-1806
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  • AK-1805
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  • AK-1818
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  • AK-1817
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  • AK-1815
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  • AK-1812
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  • AK-1811
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