The Long History of Kyoto Nishijin-ori
Inheriting the traditions handed down from generation to generation, we produce unique and elegant textiles using carefully selected materials.

Inheriting the traditions passed down from generation to generation, we value making high-quality products using carefully selected materials and providing a high-quality lifestyle that can be obtained through using Kyoto’s Nishijin-ori products.
Using classical patterns as a base, we implement the skills inherited from our predecessors while actively adopting new sensibilities that match the times, so that our customers receive high-quality products that can be used for many years to come.
We hope that the day-to-day lives of those who own Kyoto Nishijin-ori Tamura-ya’s products will be enriched, luxurious, and filled with joy.

About Tamura-ya

Our Job

Evolving Traditions

Kyoto Nishijin-ori Tamura-ya has been manufacturing Nishijin-ori kimono fabrics and textiles in Kyoto for over half a century.
With the motto, “Endless Possibilities of Nishijin-ori,” we have embraced challenges in a variety of fields by utilizing our accumulated know-how.
We not only produce textiles using traditional Nishijin-ori techniques handed down in Kyoto, but also collaborate with other brands.
Please feel free to consult us on not only kimono fabrics, but original product development and textile production as well.


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Kyoto Nishijin-ori Tamura-ya has ambitiously developed new textiles and engaged in activities to propagate the excellence of Japanese manufacturing and culture, while respecting the essence of Kyoto’s Nishijin-ori for the sake of its sustainable revitalization.
Please don’t hesitate to contact us regarding textile production, proposals for products using traditional Kyoto Nishijin-ori techniques, and orders for obi belts.