Region: Kyoto

Founded in 1941, Takano Chikko creates bamboo products at their workshop in Nagaokakyo city, Kyoto Prefecture, which is renowned for the growth of quality bamboo. Their artisans would visit the bamboo forest to source the right bamboo, and process them. The cleaned bamboo will be dried for years before delivering to the workshop as working material.

These slender chopsticks are the exemplar of true craftsmanship. They taper from 6mm at the handle to just 1.2mm at the tip. They are durable and can be used for a long time due to the natural strong properties of bamboo. Comes in three variations, we believe you will discover the natural beauty of bamboo and they will breathe life into your daily dining.