Nara shopping

Fashion & Accessories in Nara

Yu Nakagawa Honten

Nara's famed 300-year-old linen producer now creates beautiful bags, pouches and scarves out of natural materials, subtly adorned with traditional motifs. It's easy to miss, with no obvious sign; look for the buildi…
Arts & Crafts in Nara

Ikeda Gankōdō

This sixth-generation fan maker sells Nara-style uchiwa, paddle-style fans whose washi (Japanese handmade paper) covering has been intricately carved with local and nature scenes. Their silk backing makes them surpr…
Arts & Crafts in Nara


Good-quality tea towels, homewares and totes with cute Nara motifs (lots of deer) from a centuries-old local linen producer.