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Glass Head Sewing Pins in Sakura Wooden Box (Sakura)(45-195)

Pink and yellow glass head sewing pins in a little box made with cherry wood. Comes with a rubber band with a Cohana motif flower-shaped Mizuhiki decoration.

Story

Pink and yellow glass head sewing pins in a little box made with cherry wood. Iida Mizuhiki has been handed down as a traditional handcraft for generations in Nagano Prefecture. Cohana motif flower-shaped Mizuhiki decoration is used for the rubber band for the wooden box.
The durable steel-and-nickel pins are manufactured in Hiroshima, a city with a 300-year history of high-quality needle production. Rigorous quality control ensures that pins are of uniform thickness and length and pierce cloth with ease.

Producing Regions

Nagano × Nara × Hiroshima

Producers

MizuhikiKinoshita Mizuhiki Co. Ltd. / IIda City, Nagano
Established in 1961. KINOSHITA MIZUHIKI values the “和 harmony” of the materials that mizuhiki is made of, pass on the “結 tie and connect” technique, create the “beauty” of mizuhiki’s curves, and manufacture products that are handmade using the “匠 artisan techniques” of our predecessors.
They also strive by developing new products that meet the needs of the times, without forgetting the value of the artisan’s skills and Mizuhiki.

Cherry Wooded Box|DAIWA SANGYO / Takatori City, Nara
Established in 1970 as a manufacturer of wooden medicine boxes for dispensing medicine, a local industry.
The company has developed a variety of wooden products that meet the needs of the times, from tub products and wooden boxes that use traditional techniques, and is pursuing a new way of making wooden products.

 

Product Size

※All measurements are for reference. Please note in advance that the actual dimensions and weight of the product may slightly vary.

Sewing Pins

Length 37mm
Pin’s Thickness 0.5mm

Wooden Box

Width 38mm
Height 18mm
Depth 53mm

Handling Precautions

  • The wooden box is made of natural wood, so the color and grain of the wood may vary from product to product.
  • Please avoid water damage.
  • Gently wipe with a dry cloth to clean the surface.
  • The lid is designed to fit lightly over the main part. When lifting it up, please be careful not to drop it as it may cause needle spillage or damage.
  • Do not leave in direct sunlight, high temperature, or high humidity. It may cause discoloration, deformation and mold.
  • Please be careful not to pull too hard on the rubber band, as it may cause the Mizuhiki to come off or the rubber to break.
  • Due to the characteristics of paper, Mizuhiki may be blurred, but please enjoy it as a texture.
  • The Mizuhiki is made of paper so fading, discoloration, and deformation may occur due to water, friction, humidity, and ultraviolet rays.
  • The top of the sewing pin may come off if you pull too strong.
  • Wipe off sweat and grease after use.
  • The needle tip is sharp and dangerous, so be careful when handling lost needles.
  • Please note that using it for anything other than sewing may cause damage or injury.
  • Keep out of reach of infants.
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