Buy - Nippori Sen-i Gai Fabric Town (日暮里繊維街)
Nippori Sen-i Gai Fabric Town (日暮里繊維街)
Keeping Tokyo’s handicraft tradition alive for more than 60 years
Opening Hours Varies by shop; usually 10am – 6pm
In the 1950s, wholesalers and retailers gathered up in Nippori district and started a black market to handle second-hand clothes and fabric left behind by the American forces. Since then, this renowned fabric district has hosted throngs of visitors both domestic and international. Whether you’re an up and coming designer or just looking for material for your sewing hobby, Fabric Town has you covered. The area is lined with textile, fabric and accessory stores; as well as second-hand kimono and vintage clothing boutiques.
Transport 3-minute walk from the South Exit of Nippori Station on the JR Yamanote Line
Due to open on 27 July 2016, this section of the ‘Tokyo Garden Terrace Kioicho’ hotel occupies the top seven floors (Floors 30-36) of the ‘Kioi Tower’...
1-2 Kioicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0094
Subscribe and enjoy our member benefits!
It’s truly an honor to launch and manage Tokyo.com. This portal is very special to us as it is our first attempt to create a city guide that not only covers the very essence of Tokyo but also becomes a helpful guide to those visiting this great city. We sincerely hope this portal becomes everyone’s essential tool when planning to visit or are in fact in the city wanting to know what where and how regarding everything that Tokyo can offer ... Read more