MOTHERHOUSE The event will hold a pouch DIY using jute, a natural material called "golden thread" in Bangladesh, the country of production of the beginning, and YKK Bangladesh-made zippers.
MOTHERHOUSE flagship store Akihabara, where the
Did you know that fastener manufacturer YKK has a "Monozukuri Kan by YKK"?
With YKK, which continues to manufacture high-quality materials around the world,
From MOTHERHOUSE 's commitment to each material, aiming to become a world-class brand from a developing country,
This collaborative DIY project was realized this time.
DIY, four colors of jute fabric and four colors of fasteners,
Many materials are available, including sewing threads from a myriad of different types.
By combining ingredients of your choice,
You can create a pouch that is unique in the world.
DIY is for both children and adults,
Families are also welcome to participate.
By a YKK representative, a former Bangladeshi expatriate, and MOTHERHOUSE staff
There will also be sessions to introduce materials and countries of production.
Of course, if you are interested in manufacturing,
It is also recommended for those who want to learn more about the materials and the country of production.
Please feel free to join us.
Jute Exhibition: Golden Threads, and Their Transition
At MOTHERHOUSE flagship store, which is about a 5-minute walk from the YKK Monozukuri Kan,
An exhibit introducing the jute used in this DIY project is also being held at the same time.
It has been 17 years since the company was founded. MOTHERHOUSE We have been pursuing the possibilities of materials,
We have improved the jute fabric many times.
The transition of jute, the material that started it all,
Exhibit of materials and You can actually touch the fabrics of each period and feel the differences.
Please stop by after your DIY experience.
Date: 7/21 (Fri.), 7/22 (Sat.), 7/24 (Mon.)
Capacity: First 7 people for each session
Cost: 2,500 yen (tax included) *Cash payment at the venue on the day of the event.
Venue：Monozukuri Kan by YKK
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*Registration has been closed due to reaching capacity.
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MOTHERHOUSE flagship store
Open: 12:00 - 20:00 (closes at 19:00 on Sundays)