Sewing the seeds of new craft ideas

Travel Nov 7, 2015

Sewing the seeds of new craft ideas

by Daisuke Kikuchi

'I never thought I'd be taking over my father's position. At first, I wasn't even interested in the tradition of the stitching," says Sadaharu Narita, president of crafts company Hirosaki Kogin Kenkyujo. "But now that I'm in that position, I feel grateful ...

A stitch in time does much more than save nine

Lifestyle Feb 20, 2015

A stitch in time does much more than save nine

by Kenta Murakami

One of Tokyo Dome's most attended annual attractions might come as a surprise to some. Aside from being home to baseball games and big-name concerts, the huge stadium also hosts a number of fairs, including the Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival — which is ...