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[Ishikawa / Nomi City] A new discovery! Experience the world of fabrics at Komatsu Matere

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  • Beginners welcome - First try
  • Empty-hands OK
  • Solo participant
  • Operate rain or shine
  • Children welcome
  • Possible number of bookings
  • Participating age
    3Age ~ 99 Age
  • Duration
    2~3 hours
Plan description

Komatsu Matere has played a major role in the history of Ishikawa's textile industry development, where you can learn about the latest environmentally friendly dyeing technology. It is currently located in Nomi City, which is adjacent to Komatsu City, but when it was founded, it was located near the current Komatsu City Hall, and its predecessor has a history of being established as part of the Komatsu Textile Industry Cooperative. Komatsu Matere, which has improved the technology of dyeing and processing various fabrics according to needs, has received a lot of attention from the fashion and textile industry around the world. Currently, we supply cutting-edge materials not only in fashion but also in fields such as interiors, vehicle interiors, medical welfare, and building materials. In this program, we will introduce the fabric laboratory "fa-bo" that Komatsu Matere renewed in 2021. Designed by world-famous architect Kengo Kuma in 2015, "fa-bo" is a facility where you can experience the charm and history of fabrics, such as an archive of cutting-edge fabrics and an exhibition of architectural models using Komatsu Matere's materials. It has become. You can also experience dyeing using Komatsu Matere's technology. * For foreign nationals: Information on the day will be in Japanese only.

It's irresistible for fashion lovers! ?? Historical fabric samples, 50,000 archives

At "fa-bo", where you can see the inside of the factory, you can browse the 50,000 fabric samples that Komatsu Matere has accumulated so far. An irresistible archive not only for fashion lovers but also for professional fashion professionals such as designers. No matter how much time you have, it may not be enough.

Challenge the basics of Komatsu Matere's processing technology, dyeing experience!

Komatsu Matere is now involved in the development of many cutting-edge materials, but dyeing is one of the basics of Komatsu Matere's processing technology. It is one of the technologies that has been studied for a long time. In this program, using the processing technology of the environmentally friendly material "Onibeji", which Komatsu Matere established in 2014, you can choose your favorite material from four types of "mask, drawstring purse, coaster, and eyeglass wiper" and experience dyeing. You can do it.

Learn about Komatsu Matere's eco-friendly efforts through making goods using scraps

By using the waiting time of the dyeing experience, you can make goods using the scraps produced in the production process. Komatsu Matere is also actively engaged in SDGs activities, but you can learn through the workshop what kind of efforts you are making in the processing process of textiles and textile materials.

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    Detailed information of this plan

    Required minimum number of participants 1 Person(s)
    Possible number of bookings 1~7
    About duration
    2~3 hours
    2 hours 30 minutes
    Operating period 2021/11/12
    Assembly time Please come 10 minutes before the experience start time.
    Booking deadline until 16:59 7 days before

    Changing room Toilet
    Shower Parking

    Matters require attention [fa-bo] Shooting is prohibited except in authorized places in the building.
    Other notifications It is possible for preschoolers to experience it, but it is necessary to be accompanied by a guardian.

    Plan attractions

    プランの魅力 Komatsu Matere Fabric Laboratory "fa-bo" の画像

    Komatsu Matere Fabric Laboratory "fa-bo" You can find out what you do not know, such as the type of fiber. As many as 50,000 fabric samples are on display in the archive, so if you like design, you may not have enough time ...? There may be a discovery that makes you think, "Eh! That maker's fabric was made here!" ...?

    プランの魅力  の画像

    "Fa-bo" was designed by Kengo Kuma, the same as the new national stadium.

    プランの魅力  の画像

    The interior is a must-see for building fans.

    プランの魅力 Enjoy shopping の画像

    Enjoy shopping A cleaning sheet (not for sale) signed by Kengo Kuma will be presented to those who shop for 2000 yen or more!

    Time schedule

    / 13: 20 Meeting / Reception (10 minutes)

    / 13: 20 Meeting / Reception (10 minutes) Accepted at the factory shop "mono-bo"

    / 13:30 Tour (45 minutes)

    / 13:30 Tour (45 minutes) Visit to Komatsu Matere Fabric Laboratory "fa-bo"

    / 14: 15 Dyeing experience (90 minutes)

    / 14: 15 Dyeing experience (90 minutes) 1. Select an item from masks, drawstring bags, coasters, and eyeglass cleaners. 2. Select your favorite color from onion colors (onion, olive, wine, indigo, bamboo). 3. Select the squeezing method (normal dyeing, squeeze dyeing [plate tightening squeezing, swirl squeezing, root squeezing, winding squeezing]).

    Start dyeing after choosing what you like

    Start dyeing after choosing what you like 4. On the workbench, squeeze the selected items. 5. Put items, dyes and magic liquids into the pressure cooker. 6. After dyeing, hand over the dehydrated and dried products. * During the waiting time for dyeing, you can enjoy making original cushions and knitting experience at no additional charge. ⇒⇒⇒

    Making an original cushion (15 minutes)

    Making an original cushion (15 minutes) 1. Select your favorite color Hagire ball from the rack. 2. Pack the bag with a bag of your favorite shape. 3. After creating the cushion, it is possible to add simple functional processing (aerotechno processing, etc.). * Hagire ball: A ball-shaped scrap from the manufacturing process.

    Knitting experience (15 minutes)

    Knitting experience (15 minutes) 1. Select 3 strings of your favorite color. 2. Make Misanga according to the instructions. 3. Adjust the size and complete.

    Access - Map

    168-8 Hamamachi, Nomi City, Ishikawa Prefecture
    Assembly point

    Komatsu Matere Monobo (mono-bo)

    If you arrive by car

    5 minutes from "Nomineagari Smart IC" on the Hokuriku Expressway, 7 minutes from "Komatsu IC" (parking lot available: free: 32 cars) * Please use the parking lot "mono-bo" next to the Komatsu Matere headquarters.

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