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B&A Body Brush Set (3 items)

€200,00 EUR

This special brush set provides 3 of our most soft body brushes from Uno Hake Japan, for an exceptional face and body cleansing experience during the bath.

This gift set includes:

- Uno Hake Face Brush Goat Hair, 125x55x20mm * 1
- Uno Hake Handy Body Brush Soft Horse Hair, 105x60x22mm * 1
- Uno Hake Body Brush Long Handle, Soft Horse Hair, 365x65x45mm * 1
- Bows & Arrows Gift Bag Packing

Uno Hake brushes started their business in 1917. Currently Ms. Chieko Uno works with her daughter Michiyo to continue their family craft. All of their hand-made brushes have been modernized to have an array of modern uses, and to use different types of hairs for the making of various brushes for home use, to clean your face, body, clothes and shoes etc.

For the making of each brush product, animal hairs need to be chosen and prepared seperately. Each type of hair has a different texture, which also needs to be treated carefully with oil.

This soft face brush is made from carefully selected goat hair. The goat hair is delicate and gentle on the skin, and features also a quick-drying attribute, even in a bathroom with high humidity. For a excellant face cleansing, moisten first the brush, and gently lather with soap and brush in the palm of your hand, and when it bubbles, put it on your face and use it gently while drawing circles. Rince after cleansing and romove soap and water. Remove moisture of the brush with a towel, and then store the brush in a well ventilated place with the hair facing down or hanging will largely extend the life span of the hair.

The soft handy body brush is made from the horse mane hair, while using the same type of magnolia wood for the making of the handle. While comparing to the normal horse body hair and horse tail hair, the horse mane hair is the softest, and is made to give a gentle touch on the skin.

This body brush long handle is made also from the horse mane hair, and is also one of the softest models in the collection. The long handle design allows you to clean your legs and back with ease. This is also a traditional brush style derived from the famous Japanese bathing culture.

Composition:
1) face brush: goat hair, magnolia wood
2) handy body brush & body brush long handle: horse mane hair, magnolia wood

Place of origin: Japan

 

Original gift packing

with our traditional Japanese white rice bags

Customized original Japanese gift bag

Make your own gift sets now from a selection of different items on our site ! Add this gift bag into the cart, and inform us about the sets that you wish to make in the note section before check-out !

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NOTE before ordering this gift bag:

  • This offer includes a special individual packing, for your ordered item
  • Please kindly inform us about the exact products to be packed, in case multiple items are involved in one order
  • Suitable to pack product & products with global volume up to around 320 x 180 x 75mm
  • Cannot be ordered independently without other product

Packing Details:

  • white rice bag, Japan model 3kg
  • closed up and tied manually by our team, with white wraping strings

 

Japan-Best is first and foremost a story about Japanese craftsmen with the influence of contemporary design.

We are inspired by the timeless beauty of traditional Japanese craftsmanship, and their ability to adapt to modern demands. The more brands we meet, the more passionate we become about the stories behind each product; the skills of the craftsmen, or the long tradition of an object left unchanged for generations yet somehow remaining contemporary.

Japan-Best is a collection of Japanese brands, which we have selected for the originality of their design, the quality of their production, the fact that their production is “Made in Japan”, and the long history that they maintain, quite often for several generations.

OUR STORE IN PARIS:

Bows & Arrows
17 Rue Notre-Dame-de-Nazareth
75003 Paris, France
Email: info@bows-and-arrows.net
T. +33 9 83 70 76 98

Bows & Arrows is a concept store selling a selection of contemporary Japanese lifestyle brands: 

  • A variety of Stationary brands and accessories chosen for style, quality, functionality, and design
  • Candles, incense, and fragrance for the home or workplace
  • Decorative Items and traditional dolls
  • Bath accessories and design soaps
  • Cosmetics using Japanese ingredients with cleansing, moisturizing, and reparative qualities
  • Tableware brands with items designed and produced by Japanese craftsmen
  • Kitchenware tools and accessories, both traditional and modern
  • Towel and brush collections for a variety of technical uses in the kitchen, home, bath.
  • Knives and scissors from the famed Banshu Hamono district
  • Durable, water resistant washi paper products to carry your belongings
  • Accessories and bags from the cult brand "Porter-Yoshida&Co"
  • Apparel selected for quality, comfort, and durability
  • A selection of Antiques found through Japanese antique dealers
  • A selection of Food that we have researched to find the best quality using natural ingredients
  • A selection of sake, shochu, spirits, and whiskeys
  • Limited edition items exclusively made for Bows & Arrows, only available at the store

To make our selection, we travel to Japan several times per year and draw on the knowledge of our Japanese curator friends. We attend many trade shows to find new products in that are being produced. We also get inspiration from our connections among designers, craftsmen, artists, galleries, and workshops or small factories.

The store exclusively sells: 

  • Japanese brands
  • Products made by skilled craftsmen
  • Contemporary and good-design products
  • Products that everyone can enjoy and use in their daily life

The store receives new items from Japan, always changing, always bringing new surprises, and/or inviting new artists and craftsmen for special events.

Bows & Arrows also organizes events where customers can experience Japanese culture such as Ikebana flower arrangements, tea ceremony or Japanese gift wrapping, screenings, music nights, calligraphy, and a variety of other Japanese traditional crafts.

Bows & Arrows is the retail branch of the « Japan- Best » distribution company based in Paris, dealing with the international wholesale distribution of a variety of Japanese brands.