Makita Shoten Portable Umbrella
Takumi Next x Supermama
Makita Shoten umbrellas are all made with woven jacquard textile, using beautiful yarns dyed and washed with pure water from Mount Fuji. They are cut into the parts, sewed, built, all these processes by craftsmen’s skillful hands. Makita Shoten have inherited the Kaiki silk tradition which was cherished by wealthy Edo citizen.
Using water proof chambray textile for outer surface and cut jacquards, built with Kawazu-bari an ancient technique of umbrella making, Makita Shoten creates long-lasting well made umbrellas that can be used for a very long period of time.
Makita Shoten Co Ltd founded since 1866 produces umbrellas that add a touch of elegance with the selection of fabric and the handle knob to the everyday life.