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Free Hakata-ori Textile Masks

Sanui Orimino Co., Ltd., a manufacturer of the local-traditional Hakata-ori textiles in Fukuoka, is distributing free masks to local people. The company is showing its support for Fukuoka residents amidst a shortage of surgical masks due to the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Sanui Orimono has developed a reusable mask covered with an elegant piece of Hakata-ori. The company has already distributed 480 masks at two locations in Fukuoka City on March 21, attracting crowds. Source & Photo: Sanui 2020/03/24

Distribution Schedule for 3/24 (Tue.)
Sanui Orimono Hakata Ming Shop (300 pieces)
14:00~ *Numbered tickets will be distributed /15:00~16:00 Pick up
Hakata-ori Kogeikan (150 pieces) 11:00~

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Published: Mar 24, 2020 / Last Updated: Apr 8, 2020