The World of Japanese Patterns

The World of Japanese Patterns

Yunomi Staff

Traditional Japanese patterns are very recognizable, from simple petals to complex geometric shapes. Take a look into the history, terminology, and meaning of some patterns that are still popular today.

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The World of Japanese Patterns

The World of Japanese Patterns

Yunomi Staff

Traditional Japanese patterns are very recognizable, from simple petals to complex geometric shapes. Take a look into the history, terminology, and meaning of some patterns that are still popular today.

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A Visit to the NaturaliTea Tea Farm and Making Black Tea in Shizuoka

A Visit to the NaturaliTea Tea Farm and Making Black Tea in Shizuoka

Yunomi Staff
A visit to the NaturaliTea farm during their annual black tea making event. (2017 by Chris Weiss)
Declutter Your Mind with Japanese Minimalism

Declutter Your Mind with Japanese Minimalism

Yunomi Staff
by Victoria Garafola Japanese Minimalism Fumio Sasaki lives in a one bedroom apartment in Tokyo. He has adopted a Japanese minimalism as his lifest...
Wagashi: Traditional Japanese Sweets

Wagashi: Traditional Japanese Sweets

Yunomi Staff

Wagashi and Tea Wagashi (和菓子) are beautifully decorated, traditional Japanese sweets. Rice cakes (mochi), red bean sweets (anko bean paste), and some fruits are all common types of wagashi. #和菓子 『季節のお菓子』 #煉切 ☀︎ #選和菓子職 合格したので、町長に表敬訪問してきました。 新聞にも載せてもらえるので、今後も頑張らなければ️ ☆ #ねりきり#上生菓子#煉切り製 #茶道#練切#三代目#japanesesweets#japanfoodgopan #wagashi#Nerikiri#松崎町 A photo posted by marsa...

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The Sayama Tea-Picking Experience

The Sayama Tea-Picking Experience

Yunomi Staff
By Susan Gavin I had a wonderfully serendipitous moment during a trip to Nishio, the tea-growing region in Japan’s Aichi Prefecture. Because of it...
Introduction to Japanese tea, a short guide

Introduction to Japanese tea, a short guide

Ian Chun
Download a PDF of our Japanese Tea Guide by Yunomi (2019) A4 for double-sided printingUS Letter for double-sided printingA5 size viewing online or ...