Braid Your Own Japanese Traditional Cross Knot, 'Kano Musubi' in Kyoto

Let’s experience “Kano Musubi” with traditional Japanese Kumihimo braids! “Kano Musubi” is a knotting method of famous Kumihimo braids. “Kano Musubi” forms the shape of Chinese character “叶” which means that a wish comes true. Having such a lovely meaning, “Kano Musubi” is often used to close the opening of amulet cases given at the shrines. Select two colors each for you braid and stone. After completion, you can use it as a bag ornament or a key chain. As our cheerful staff will guide you carefully, beginners are welcome as well!
* Duration: 45 minutes
* Starts: Kyoto, Japan
* Trip Category: Classes & Workshops >> Craft Classes




Let’s experience “Kano Musubi” with traditional Japanese Kumihimo braids! “Kano Musubi” is a knotting method of famous Kumihimo braids. “Kano Musubi” forms the shape of Chinese character “叶” which means that a wish comes true. Having such a lovely meaning, “Kano Musubi” is often used to close the opening of amulet cases given at the shrines. Select two colors each for you braid and stone. After completion, you can use it as a bag ornament or a key chain. As our cheerful staff will guide you carefully, beginners are welcome as well!

Itinerary

Please listen to a briefing on the craft shop and the history of the Kumihimo braids. You can choose two colors each for your braid and stone. Under the guidance of the cheerful staff, you will start braiding with a lot of fun. Now your own one-of-a-kind amulet is done! You can make another to give someone as a present. May all of your wishes come true.

Stop At:

• Mizu+Abura, 70 Mikuracho Sanjodori Karasuma Nishiiru, Nakagyo-Ku, Kyoto 604-8166 Kyoto Prefecture