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Soft gold yarn 4kake

Soft gold yarn 4kake 10bundles

Normal price(tax included):
$ 98
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$ 98
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Manufacturer:
Terashima Yasutaro Syouten
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Hobby > Handicraft,a craft

Soft texture of pure silver, luster having a sense of transparency


Soft gold yarn is using pure silver colored gold, not pure gold leaf.
Soft texture of pure silver and luster having a sense of transparency are the characteristics of soft gold yarn.

The base paper is made of pure silver vacuum deposited on a clear polyester film.
It is colored by a method called "undercoat coloring" and the film side is used as the face of the soft gold yarn.
By using the coloring method it is superior in the light fastness and friction resistance.

The base paper is cut into long thin strips and each piece is closely wound around core yarn in spiral.
The material of core yarn is as follows:
Polyester yarn, rayon yarn is used for fine count.
Rayon yarn and staple yarn is used for low count.

■Precautions for use

There is a possibility that the black discoloration (burning) is caused by being exposed to sulfur and excessive oxygen, because sterling silver is used for it. Measures of coating for discoloration prevention have been applied, but please note in advance.
In addition please avoid to store them in hot and humid place and excessive use of insect repellent.

Gold and silver yarn is one of the traditional crafts of Kyoto,Japan with a very long history.
It has been used for ornamental apron of Sumo wrestlers or KESHOUMAWASHI or for embroidering on dress. On drop curtains and sleeves of stages and theaters, and even in various festivals held throughout the Japan you can see the decoration of the yarn on the special cover of textiles, KESOUMAKU for the Japanese parade float, DASHI or the portable shrine, MIKOSHI. The gorgeous brightness amuses eyes of a lot of people.


Terashima Yasutarou shouten has inherited the traditional skills since its inception in1897 in four generations.


They have continued the production of gold and silver yarn in Kyoto since its inception in 1897.
Nowadays it is used not only for Kyoto local traditional industries but also for traditional crafts in various places in Japan and also for textiles regardless of country. Terashima's gold silver yarn, gold leaf, and vapor deposition film and so on have been used.

"Along with the changing times, technology associated with the production of gold and silver yarn and the materials have also changed in various ways. It is a matter of course to keep the old traditions and texture, we are also seeking new texture or new technology , also we think giving variety of suggestions to customers is one of the most important roles. "(Mr.Terashima says so.

About yarn count


A unit to indicate thickness of the gold or silver yarn is called "Kake"in Japamese.
1Kake, 2Kake, 3Kake ....from thinner count in order, it becomes to thicker count.
This yarn is used for braiding, embroidering, making decorations to works, products and so on in various ways.
The thickness of the yarn used is very different depends on the purpose.

Product info

■ Set of 5 soft gold yarn 4 kake 100M
By using the coloring method it is superior in the light fastness and friction resistance.

The base paper is cut into long thin strips and each piece is closely wound around core yarn in spiral.
The material of core yarn is as follows:
Polyester yarn, rayon yarn is used for fine count.
Rayon yarn and staple yarn is used for low count.

■Precautions for use

There is a possibility that the black discoloration (burning) is caused by being exposed to sulfur and excessive oxygen, because sterling silver is used for it. Measures of coating for discoloration prevention have been applied, but please note in advance.
In addition please avoid to store them in hot and humid place and excessive use of insect repellent.

Gold and silver yarn is one of the traditional crafts of Kyoto,Japan with a very long history.
It has been used for ornamental apron of Sumo wrestlers or KESHOUMAWASHI or for embroidering on dress. On drop curtains and sleeves of stages and theaters, and even in various festivals held throughout the Japan you can see the decoration of the yarn on the special cover of textiles, KESOUMAKU for the Japanese parade float, DASHI or the portable shrine, MIKOSHI. The gorgeous brightness amuses eyes of a lot of people.


Terashima Yasutarou shouten has inherited the traditional skills since its inception in1897 in four generations.


They have continued the production of gold and silver yarn in Kyoto since its inception in 1897.
Nowadays it is used not only for Kyoto local traditional industries but also for traditional crafts in various places in Japan and also for textiles regardless of country. Terashima's gold silver yarn, gold leaf, and vapor deposition film and so on have been used.

"Along with the changing times, technology associated with the production of gold and silver yarn and the materials have also changed in various ways. It is a matter of course to keep the old traditions and texture, we are also seeking new texture or new technology , also we think giving variety of suggestions to customers is one of the most important roles. "(Mr.Terashima says so.

About yarn count


A unit to indicate thickness of the gold or silver yarn is called "Kake"in Japamese.
1Kake, 2Kake, 3Kake ....from thinner count in order, it becomes to thicker count.
This yarn is used for braiding, embroidering, making decorations to works, products and so on in various ways.
The thickness of the yarn used is very different depends on the purpose.

Product info

■ Set of 5 soft gold yarn 4 kake 100M" />
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Producer's profile

1 Location - Kyoto Prefecture
2 Name - Terashima Daigo
3 store name - Terashima Yasutaro Syouten
4 profession - Producing yarn of gold
5 Recommended Items - Card case/Furuya paper set
6 Date of Birth - 1973/9/16
7 constellation - Virgo
8 motto -To help someone crafting special things

Introduction of the producer

Founded in 1897, a challenge of the fourth generation


Mr.Terashima Daigo is the fourth generation of Terashima Yasutaro Syouten that specializes in gold and silver yarn production founded in 1897.

Currently, gold and silver yarn made by Terashima is used for various of traditional crafts, ornamental apron of sumo wrestlers or KESHOUMAWASHI or for embroidering on dress. On drop curtains and sleeves of stages and theaters, and even in various festivals held throughout the Japan you can see the decoration of the yarn on the special cover of textiles, KESOUMAKU for the Japanese parade float, DASHI or the portable shrine, MIKOSHI. The gorgeous brightness amuses eyes of a lot of people.

In addition, he has been actively pursuing the development of new products in recent years such as strap or card case using this yarn, embroidery hat, etc..

He tells that he always thinks to want you feel the Kyoto crafts including the gold and silver yarn more and more familiar.
His company cooperates with companies of manufacturing in Kyoto.
They are designing by their selves and developing products using Kyoto products such as Kyoto embroidery, Nishijin garment and Kyoto braid.

Watchword is "sincere and polite"


Terashima's motto is to help customers who want to craft something special by using their yarn. Watchword for this is being"sincere and polite."

He thinks it is the most important to cherish the thought of those who are using yarn and to be polite to words to tell customers and to handle their products politely, carefully. The attitude and behavior is the most important.
It is also their corporate philosophy. (Terashima tells)

Terashima's challenge to spread the Kyoto gold and silver yarn more and more to people continues today.

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