We are a specialty coffee shop located in Kawachi, Hiratsuka City, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, specializing in home roasting. We sell carefully select our specialty...
A Traditional Tour of Coffee, Crafts, and Kimono in Hiratsuka
After relaxing with a cup of coffee, why not try traditional crafts such as painting Soushuu Daruma, or bringing an old kimono to life by experiencing the traditional method of kimono washing? With this experience you can soak up the special tradition unique to the Hiratsuka area.
Hiratsuka city is known for its specialty craft, "Soshu Daruma". Arai Daruma Store has continued to handcraft these daruma one by one, preserving traditional techniques...
Visitors can learn about the structure of kimonos, see firsthand how kimonos are washed, and experience a portion of the "washing and stretching" process.