Today, bamboo tableware and flower baskets are favored by Japanese women. In addition, the traditional handicrafts and furniture of Vietnam and other Asian countries are also very popular. Bamboo texture is guileless, soft, make a person have the feeling of regression nature already, also very fashionable.
In December, a new bamboo shop opened in nanaoyama, Tokyo. The shop is only about 50 square meters, but there are 5000 kinds of bamboo products on display, including flower baskets, chopsticks, wine utensils and small decorations.
The store sells bamboo products from oita and kumamoto in kyushu, Kyoto and shizuoka. Most bamboo products are made to order directly from the manufacturer. The most marketable are chopsticks, which can sell 150 pairs a month. Bamboo flower blue can be given away as a gift and is also very popular. “The natural beauty from life is the charm of bamboo products,” said a 25-year-old woman.
Bamboo is popular also lifted import furniture heat. Furniture made in countries such as Vietnam, Indonesia and China has been selling well since last year, according to a lifestyle store in Tokyo’s jiangdong district.