Experience Products and Services From Japan’s 47 Prefectures in Shibuya

26.June.2021 | FASHION / SPOT

D&DEPARTMENT PROJECT is teaming up with Loftwork to open the 47 RENTAL STORE inside the d47 MUSEUM located on the 8th floor of Shibuya Hikarie in Tokyo. Running from July 1 to September 27, the store will offer ‘rental’ products and services from Japan’s 47 prefectures.

 

Some of the exhibits include

Sense of Tono・TONO MADE (Iwate Prefecture) / KIYO Dessert Set・ZIKICO (Tokyo) / XYLOPHONE CHAIR・Chiffon Chair・Toymasu  / suwa megami・suwa megami (Nagano Prefecture)

 

What to look out for

Experience things from 47 prefectures and help support their promotion and growth.

 

 

This project has been held 27 times in the past at d47 MUSEUM, with various themes centred on Japan’s prefectures such as travel, craftsmanship, lifestyle, fermentation, and more. The theme for its 28th run is the 47 RENTAL STORE which focuses on fostering communication through services. Visitors will be able to buy and experience a range of products and services first-hand and in turn help to provide feedback to exhibitors.

 

The products or services visitors are interested in at the event can be tested or rented to see if they wish to incorporate them into their own lives. It’s a chance to discover new and wonderful things for adoring lifestyles.

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