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  • Latest Shipment from Japan

    The first Japanese shipment in a year has just arrived at our warehouse. Our response to the current situation and travel limitations on many of our customers at the moment is to make our latest furniture shipment available to view online, before it undergoes our thorough restoration process. Browse through the catalogue of photos below which will be refreshed regularly with new items.   The 2020 new shipment has finally arrived from Japan and is in...

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    Bali COVID 19 Fundraiser

    DONATE NOW  Support our fundraising efforts to aid the people of Bali Through the personal efforts of Robert and Jo,...

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    The Kasuri Weavers of Kurume

    Kasuri is a term from the Japanese word kasureru meaning “to blur”. It is a Japanese form of Ikat weaving, whereby patterns are...

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    Hinamatsuri: The Japanese Girl's Day Festival

    Also know as the Doll’s festival or Momo no Sekku (festival of peach blossom), it is celebrated each year on...

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    An Exploratory Trip to Japan

    The partnership of Jo Maindonald and Robert Joyce and Kazari in Melbourne is now 40 years old.To celebrate, Robert and...

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    Our 40th Birthday Exhibition

    We invite you to celebrate with us and experience the unique designs that underpin our sense of aesthetics at Kazari....

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    Kazari's COVID-19 Trading Hours and Policies

    Dear Valued Kazari Customers, We hope you are staying safe, well and happy wherever in the world you call home. ...

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    How To Shop For Antique Chests

      Photographer: Armelle Habib, Stylist: Heather Nette King Shopping for an antique chest of drawers or any statement piece of...

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    Kokeshi at Kazari

    From time to time, on our buying trips to Japan, we come across an exceptional collection that we have the...

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    The many layered art of Japanese lacquerware

    Characterised by a sheen as limpid as the surface of an ornamental pond on a still day, Japanese lacquerware perfectly...

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    Montague St Warehouse Now Open

    UPDATED April 2019 Our Montague Street Warehouse is now open to the public! After 40 years of retail in Cremorne,...

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    Kimono: Its Place in the Modern World

    1,2[The February 2017 issue of the Japanese community paper Dengon Net features a fun time dressing up in Yukata -...

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    Transforming the Broken to the Beautiful: The Art of Kintsugi

      The world breaks everyone, then some become strong at the broken places. - Ernest Hemingway The famous American writers...

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