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Mother's Day in Japan (MAY SALE)

Mother's Day in Japan (MAY SALE)

Did you know Mother’s Day is also celebrated in Japan? While the idea is of course the same, the history of how it came to be is a little different. Here’s a read on this cultural tidbit, and on how you can mix things up this upcoming May 8th for the most wonderful woman in the world!

  • Jun Del Rio
Tamahagane: The Rarest Steel in Japan

Tamahagane: The Rarest Steel in Japan

Using ancient techniques, Japanese ironsand is made into supremely high-quality steel known as tamahagane for use in Japanese swords. How are these swords made? What exactly are the properties of this steel? And are there tamahagane kitchen knives?
  • Jun Del Rio
Where Knives are Made: The Story of TAKEFU KNIFE VILLAGE

Where Knives are Made: The Story of TAKEFU KNIFE VILLAGE

This unassuming yet unique workshop tucked away in the Japanese countryside contains the legacy of hundreds of years of traditional knife-making.
  • Jun Del Rio
Santoku and Nakiri: What's the Difference?

Santoku and Nakiri: What's the Difference?

Which one should I buy? Hi everyone! This week, we’ll be discussing the differences between two distinct styles of Japanese knife: the santoku a...
  • Jun Del Rio

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