[ Cohana / Order Product ] Kokeshi Doll Pincushion ( 45-183, 45-184, 45-185, 45-186 )

  • ¥4,600
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Due to the manufacturer's price revision, the price has been changed from Mar 18, 2024.

* This product will be ordered from the manufacturer and will take some time to be delivered.
* It may not be available due to manufacturer out of stock and discontinued model.

A charming pincushion disguised as a traditional kokeshi doll from northern Japan. In snowy Tsugaru, woodworkers started carve small dolls called kokeshi as souvenirs for tourists to the region's famous hot springs.

Kuroishi city of Aomori, the birthplace of Tsugaru Kokeshi, recently founded the Tsugaru Kokeshi Museum to immortalize the region's wood crafts as well as to spur innovation and development on existing themes. We collaborated with the museum to produce this modern, functional twist on the traditional kokeshi doll.

We adopted the traditional sleek shape and bobbed hair of the kokeshi, interpreted in Cohana's signature colors: yellow, pink, green and blue.
Each doll opens to reveal a hidden pincushion and comes with three quality needles from Meboso Hachirobei Shoten.
The doll's base is magnetic to easily pick up fallen pins and needles.
* Pincushion inside Kokeshi Doll. Wool can prevent the needles from rusting
* You can pick up the needle with the magnet on the bottom

[ Set Contents / Size ]
Kokeshi Doll / Height 90mm, Diameter 30mm
Needles / Length 36.4mm, Thickness 0.71mm
* Three quality needles from Meboso Hachirobei Shoten are inside the Kokeshi Doll Pincushion.

Made in Japan

[ Handling Precautions ]
* Kokeshi dolls are made of natural wood, so there are differences in color and grain. Also, as the years go by, the white bark gradually changes to a lighter color. Please enjoy it as a texture.
Facial expressions are hand-painted by craftsmen, so there are individual differences.
* It may fade when exposed to direct sunlight or strong lighting for a long time.
* The surface is coated with lacquer, but if you polish it with wet hands or a cloth, the color may fade.When cleaning, please polish it with a dry cloth.
* The joint may not close or loosen due to humidity or temperature changes. Please keep it closed.
* Please use away from things that are affected by magnetism, such as personal computers, mobile phones, and electronic devices.
* Do not use the needle for anything other than sewing.
* The needle tip is sharp and dangerous, so be careful when handling lost needles.
* After use, wipe off sweat and grease to prevent rust.
* Be careful not to let the needles get stuck in the needle pincushion.
This product is for needle holder only. Do not use it for any other purpose.
* Since they are handmade, there are slight differences in size and pattern.
* Keep out of reach of infants.

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* As our product is being sold in the actual shop and the online shop in parallel, there is a possibility that it may be sold out. Please kindly cancel the order if this happens.