WELCOME TO JAPANESE TEX-STYLE
We specialise in importing JAPANESE TEXTILES and CLOTHING including VINTAGE and ANTIQUE KIMONO i.e. WEDDING UCHIKAKE, FURISODE, TOMESODE, JAPANESE OBI, HAORI, YUKATA, KAMISHIMO, JAPANESE FOLK TEXTILES and other interesting Japanese cultural items such as TEA CEREMONY ACCOUTREMENTS, JAPANESE DOLLS, TANSU FURNITURE and JAPANESE SCROLLS.
Please make use of our wishlist facility to purchase items or request more information.
We trust you will enjoy your visit.
News Update: DIARY DATES, JAPANESE EXHIBITIONS 2020
As part of the JAPAN 2020 CULTURAL OLYMPIAD, Japanese exhibitions are on show in museums around the UK.
In LEEDS, at LOTHERTON HALL, there will be an exhibition of textiles and other cultural items. This starts on 1st March 2020 and runs until October. More information on this event to follow.
In LONDON, at the V and A museum, there will be a grand exhibition of kimono, titled ' KIMONO; KYOTO to CATWALK ' see more info at vam.ac.uk/exhibitions/kimono-kyoto-to-catwalk This event opens on 29th February 2020
The British Museum has recently reopened their Mitsubishi Japanese Gallery. Explore the expansive history and culture of Japan in these beautiful galleries, which showcase one of the most comprehensive collections of Japanese art and artefacts outside of Japan:
If you are looking for antique or vintage Japanese textiles to make an interior design statement, the obi is ideal and very versatile. They make stunning wall hangings, table runners and window dressings. Take a look at our OBI SECTION where we have a wide range to choose from.
For ideas on displaying Japanese collectibles, see our Blog Archive, to access Japanese Tex-style Blog click on link at right top of homepage.
JAPANESE NEW YEAR 2019
In Japan 2019 is the Year of the Boar (Pig), INOSHISHI in Japanese.
INSET PHOTOGRAPH - EXAMPLE OF JAPANESE FOLDED PATCHWORK USING VINTAGE AND ANTIQUE INDIGO COTTON
NEW BLOG - JEAN PIERRE DUBORD - PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST IN JAPAN
Please check availability of an item before ordering using the WISHLIST or MESSAGE facility. Alternatively email or telephone us (see CONTACT US) with your query.
POSTAGE AND PACKING IS FREE WITHIN THE UK with the exception of extremely heavy items, if this applies it will be pointed out in the description. Orders over £50.00 we use ROYAL MAIL SPECIAL DELIVERY, under £50.00 1st CLASS RECORDED.
PAYMENT FOR UK CUSTOMERS is by CHEQUE, BANK TRANSFER or through PAYPAL. PLEASE NOTE Paypal now give the option of paying by CREDIT CARD (No Paypal Account necessary) or through your Paypal account. Both methods are a very secure way of paying for goods on the internet.
Please check availability of an item and also shipping costs to your country, before ordering using our WISHLIST or MESSAGE facility. For overseas shipping we use the following services depending on size, weight and destination, Royal Mail Airsure, International Signed For and Parcelforce Worldwide. We have no control over customs payments or delays due to customs clearance. This should not apply to country members of the EU.
PAYMENT FOR INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMERS is through PAYPAL. PLEASE NOTE Paypal now give the option of paying by CREDIT CARD (No Paypal Account necessary) or through your Paypal account.
Both methods are a very secure way of paying for goods on the internet. Please pay in British Pounds, currency converter is only a guide.
We take great care to photograph and give descriptions with the upmost accuracy, however we have no control on how colours appear on different monitors. As the textiles and garments etc. are vintage (secondhand) and antique, we have a non-returnable policy but are very happy to provide further information or photographs before purchase.
We are always happy to talk to customers and strive to maintain a very high standard of customer service. Feedback is very much appreciated.