Oshima Tsumugi Silk Experience at Yumeori no Sato
Award Recipient: Yumeori no Sato
Orimoto, the professional woven Japanese kimono, creating new Oshima Tsumugi under the motto of “Traditional is always made of a new challenge.”The production of Oshima Tsumugi is usually made by division of labor, however at our Amami Oshima workshop you can see the whole process from sericulture, design, tightening, dyeing to weaving.We have a wide variety of experience activities that make you feel close to the Oshima Tsumugi; such as mud-dying and traditional weaving experiences that have been passed down for a long time.
Reason for Selection
I hear that Amami Oshima is aiming for a World Heritage Site, and Oshima Tsumugi also made its fame along with its nature. This is a facility where you can experience Oshima Tsumugi. We would love to experience Japanese cultur