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MOVING OF OUR OFFICE AND WAREHOUSE

Since UGUISU celebrated the 10th anniversary this summer, we are making some changes. We are relocating our office from the central Tokyo to a small country town called Mashiko in Tochigi prefecture about 100km north of Tokyo. Mashiko is one of the major pottery towns in Japan, biggest in Kanto region and the closest from Tokyo. Mashiko is known as a home of mingei master/great potter and living national treasure...

HOLIDAY ORDERS

FRIDAY 13TH DECEMBER IS THE DEADLINE FOR ORDERS WITH EMS SHIPPING FOR HOLIDAY DELIVERIES TO US, AUSTRALIA AND SINGAPORE* If you would like to receive your order before 25 December, please place your order before 13 December AND select EMS shipping option. We do not guarantee delivery times when Registered Airmail or SAL Economy Airmail shipping options are selected during the holiday season as often there are delays. *Delivery times...

NEW ARTIST, NEW PRODUCTS - KIYATA Arts & Crafts

So happy and honoured to be introducing a new artist/brand KIYAYA and their exclusive handmade works through UGUISU online store. KIYAYA is a Japanese wood craft brand by a very talented artist and artisan Shinobu Moshino and his wife Yuka and they create a wide range of hand carved wooden sculptures in the shapes of darling animals from the forest for interior objects offering to add joy and happiness to people’s every day living at their home....

NEW ARTIST, NEW PRODUCTS - JAPANESE BAMBOO BAGS

We are very excited to introduce beautiful bamboo wares by a bamboo craft artist Tamotsu Nishimoto through UGUiSU. It was last spring when we ordered some pieces from Tamotsu-san expecting to receive the items before the holiday season. We received some small baskets and bamboo weaving pattern decorations at the end of last year but we waited a little longer before these beauties were ready. It was so worth the...

NEW YEAR BREAK

Thank you so much for all your love and support for UGUiSU throughout the year and for making 2018 another amazing year for my small business! I really hope that all the items and gifts purchased from UGUISU were received with smiles and happiness. Each of your order is carefully packed with care and love and almost always by myself. Now after 9 years since the start more and more...