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Tatami mat/rug carpet mite measures

For daily mite measures! Let’s vacuum cleaner! If dust, food residue, etc. are left scattered on the Tatami mat/rug carpet, the mite will be easier to breed. In the past, tatami mats were cared for with a broom and a dry cloth. It was said that vacuum cleaners should not be used. The reason was that tatami was often damaged by incorrect vacuuming. However, if you take care of it correctly, it is not incompatible. It is important to clean it frequently with a Vacuum cleaner to remove dust, which is a nutrient of mites. Vacuuming tatami mats daily helps prevent dust mites. Tatami is one of the places where […]

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Do you know how to choose a tatami mat/rug carpet?

Features of Tatami Igusa mat made in Japan Tatami is a unique Japanese culture. Therefore, tatami was originally made only in Japan. Igusa (Tatami Rush material) from Japan is of high quality and has excellent elasticity and durability. Ninety percent of the rush grass used in Japanese tatami is produced in Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan. Kumamoto rush grass is of particularly high quality and has been loved for a long time, which is why these days tatami mats bear the Kumamoto mark. The Tatami Rush itself is beautiful, feels good, and has a fragrant Tatami mat. Japanese tatami is more expensive than Chinese tatami, but it is sturdier and often lasts […]

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Why do Japanese people sleep on tatami mats?

Japanese traditionTatami mat style Not surprisingly, tatami is a unique Japanese culture, unparalleled anywhere in the world. Japanese people have long lived their lives sitting on tatami mats. That way of sitting is called “Seiza”. In addition, several other manners exist when walking on tatami. Traditional Japanese culture such as tea ceremony (Sado), calligraphy (Shodo), flower arrangement (Kado), and judo (Judo), all of which have a “DO” rooted in Japan, are closely related to the traditional tatami mat. Tatami Matt can be thought of as the foundation that created the Japanese spirit. Why do the Japanese remove their shoes? The history of tatami dates back to around the 10th century […]

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How to clean the tatami mat?

Tatami mat, tatami rug carpet Vacuum. Daily care of tatami requires only vacuuming. However, please note that vacuuming may cause damage, such as loosening or grass falling out.  Tatami is made of a plant fiber called igusa, which has an uneven surface. Dust tends to get stuck in the gaps between the fibers, known as “eyes” of tatami, so it is important to vacuum along with the flow of the fibers.  You don’t have to exert a lot of force to clean the tatami. Wipe with a dry cotton cloth! After removing debris from the tatami with a vacuum cleaner, try wiping it dry. Wipe along the direction of the […]

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How are tatami mats made in Japan?

About Tatami mat cover “TATAMI OMOTE” TATAMIOMOTE” is made by weaving rush grass into the warp. Tatami Rush (IGUSA) is ranked according to its quality, length, color, and number. The high-quality Tatami mat cover “TATAMI OMOTE” is made by selecting high-quality Tatami Rush (IGUSA). The high-quality Tatami mat cover “TATAMI OMOTE” is durable because it is tightly woven with strong threads in the vertical direction. Since long grass is used, the edges of the tatami will not discolor. It is very beautiful with vivid colors. Vertical thread There are two types of warp threads: cotton thread and hemp thread, and hemp thread is stronger than cotton thread. In addition, there […]

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History of tatami mats | unique piece of Japanese culture

History of tatami mats Tatami mats are a traditional Japanese culture. Tatami mats are a traditional culture that originated and developed in Japan and have been described in Japan’s Ancient Chronicle in ancient times. In the beginning, it is thought that traditional Tatami rug carpets were laid between the boards instead of being laid on the floor, and they were used as bedding. It seems to be from around the time. From the Kamakura period(1185-1333 CE) to the Muromachi period(1336–1573 CE), tatami mats were finally spread throughout the room. Then, it came to be used as a room to entertain noble people and guests, and it was treated as a building […]

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Tatami Rush mat size information
Tatami Rush mat size information

We will inform you about the sizes of Tatami Rush mats available at the TOKYO Store.Choose the size that fits your room size. Tatami Rush matte square size 27.6 inch(70cm) Length 27.6 inches (70 cm) x Width 27.6 inches (70 cm)・ Colorful Tatami mat Tatami Rush matte square size 32.3 inch(82cm) Length 32.3 inches (82 cm) x Width 32.3 inches (82 cm) ・ Flare unit tatami matFluffy unit Tatami Rush matSimply place the unit tatami Rush mat on the floor to create a Japanese space. ・ Unit tatami rush mat checkered pattern design blue・ Unit tatami rush mat checkered pattern design brown It is a casual checkered unit tatami mat.A […]

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Tatami Rush mat rug carpet life
Tatami Rush Mat, flooring and sofa Room coordination

The scent of RUSH that lays down on the Tatami mat and stands upThe nice thing about Japanese-style rooms is that you can feel nostalgic and feel more relaxed and relaxed.Why not put a sofa in Tatami mat’s room?Whether it’s a regular sofa or a low sofa, you can create a stylish Japanese-modern room.The sofa is a low sofa that goes well with Tatami Rush mat, even though it has a Western-style interior.We will introduce the reason, points of how to match with Tatami Rush mat, and things to be careful about. Tatami Rush mat room and sofa. Perfect compatibility! “Lowness” that harmonizes Japanese-style rooms and sofasA Western-style interior “sofa” […]

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How to care for Tatami Rush mat rug carpet
How to care for Tatami Rush rug mat !

【Simple! 3 steps】 Introducing what to do when mold mites occur Tatami Mat and Tatami Rush rug carpets that are popular in the hot season.It has a smooth texture and is an item that you can spend coolly even in the hot summer.“Can the Tatami Rush rug carpet be cleaned like a normal rug?”Have you ever wondered how to care for your Tatami Rush rug carpet, “Is it dirty, but is it okay to wipe it with water?”Rush is a natural material, so care is more important.So, in this article, I will explain how to care for the Tatami Rush rug carpet.We will also answer Q & A when you […]

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New item information Tatami Rush mat rug carpet
Traditional Rush Tatami mat Rug Carpet Ukyo Blue Made in Japan

191 × 250cm Rush Tatami Rug Carpet Ukyo Blue non-slip type Made in JapanProducing area: JapanSize: Approximately 191 x 250 cmColor:BlueSurface: 100% domestic rush, special Kakegawa weave (two-stage warp)Edge: 100% cotton square edgeBack side: Non-woven fabric (non-slip processing) Natural functions of Tatami Rush mat rug carpet Tatami Rush mat rug carpet carefully woven by craftsmen Beautiful and comfortable Kakegawa weave Rush Tatami mat Rug Carpet Ukyo Details Size image

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