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Kurashiki hand made "Heri"bags

Japanese artist, Kana Nakano, makes unique hand-made bags using the special material - Heri, used for Japanese traditional interior. These bags boast of the creative design and the ultra-light weight and durability.

Hand made Heri bags

Stylish and ultra-light like a feather ! Hand made bags by Couture “KANA”

Kanako Nakano, aka KANA, is an hand bag designer based in Kurashiki-city, Japan. She uses special materials known as Heri which is also used for Tatami (a traditional Japanese interior product). She holds her own regular exhibitions in Japan.

The various finishes are created to give a modern but exclusive style, unique to this particular designer.

Surprisingly the textured differences of these hand bags, provides an exceptional combination of being "super light weight (approx. 300 g)"and yet elegantly practical for occasional and everyday use.

We have a stall at Spitalfields Market ( on Saturdays and Sundays. The market is located near Liverpool Street Station in the City of London. Number of bags are displayed on sale including small accessories such as cosmetic pouch, clutch bags, small toto bags. Please come and feel the beautiful textile and touch!

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K-7  Heri medium size tote bag

(H) 19 cm x (W) top 30 cm, bottom W 24 cm. Wide gusset 10 cm Three internal pockets with magnet fastening

KB-23 Heri Birds & Plum Flower Small tote bag

(H) 18cm x (W) top 27 cm, bottom 19cm x (D) 9.5 cm 1 internal pockets.

Zip fastening

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