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: 38592
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[Ishikawa / Komatsu City] With an average age over 70 years old! An endangered craft that draws maisons and offers from all over the world.

  • Beginners welcome - First try
  • Solo participant
  • Operate rain or shine
  • Children welcome
  • Possible number of bookings
    1~10
  • Participating age
    6Age ~ 99 Age
  • Duration
    Within 1 hour

Kokura textiles have been strong in jacquard silk fabrics. Industrial jacquard looms have 14,200 warp threads, and weft threads come and go between them, but silk is a natural fiber, so even within the same thread. There is a slight unevenness in the thickness. The craftsmen adjust them, thread them, and keep an eye out for the loom to move smoothly. There are few highly specialized craftsmen in the production area, which is also the reason why requests from global brands come to Ogura textiles. Why don't you visit Kokura Textile to meet such highly rare and elite skilled craftsmen? ~ Flow of the day ~ ① Factory tour: 30 minutes tour of the process of making jacquard weave from invisible silk thread * For foreign nationals: Information on the day will be in Japanese only.

Major maisons and that brand too! ?? Witness the moment when a very delicate silk jacquard is born

Many people don't know because we don't make final products such as bags and clothes, but at Kokura Textile, we weave textiles of brands that everyone knows, centering on silk jacquard weave. A tour of this program will allow you to witness the moment of birth of the highly delicate and highly skilled silk jacquard, which also deals with the world-famous Maisons.

No longer heritage grade! Browse past archives of Kokura textiles

The history of Kokura textiles is in line with the development of the Japanese silk reeling industry and the jacquard industry in Komatsu. In this program, you can see the important textile archives accumulated by Kokura Textile, which was founded in 1887. Please enjoy the story of each woven fabric when and for what purpose.

A treasure trove ...! Get a bargain from the dead stock sleeping warehouse ♪

At the back of the office of Kokura Textile, there is a secret warehouse directly connected to the building. The dead stock weaved in the past is crunchy there ...! This is the first time for the general public to see this warehouse. Those who visit on the day can purchase the bargains from the warehouse in meter units. Don't miss this opportunity!

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    Detailed information of this plan

    Required minimum number of participants 1 Person(s)
    Possible number of bookings 1~10
    About duration
    Within 1 hour
    The actual experience time is about 30 minutes.
    Operating period 2021/11/12〜2021/11/13
    Assembly time Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your reservation time.
    Booking deadline until 16:59 5 das ago

    Changing room Toilet
    Shower Parking
    Locker

    Dress code - Must bring items Please wear comfortable shoes such as athletic shoes and clothes that are easy to move.

    Matters require attention Be sure to follow the staff's instructions as there are dangerous places in the factory.
    Other notifications Preschool children are not allowed to participate.

    Access - Map

    86 Shinmachi, Komatsu City, Ishikawa Prefecture 923-0912
    Assembly point

    Kokura textile

    If you arrive by car

    7 minutes from Komatsu IC Number of parking lots: 6 cars ()

    If you arrive by train

    17 minutes walk from Komatsu Station

    If you arrive by other means of transportation

    3 minutes walk from Hokutetsu Kaga Bus Yokomachi stop (Kokufu line) 1 walk from Komatsu High School Mae stop (Terai line) Since the number of buses is small, please check the flight time before using.

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