Tongs designed by Kazuho Shimomoto, a bamboo craftsman who is also a charcoal maker, utilizing the joints of bamboo. Easy-to-grip tongs that take advantage of the supple characteristics of bamboo. The gripping point has been cut into a corrugated shape to prevent slipping. Each tong features a different size and shape, and is smoked in a charcoal kiln to give it a unique colorful appearance. They have a warmth not found in metal objects and fit gently in the hand. They are useful for cooking and serving food. There are three sizes. The small size is easy to use even for those with small hands, the medium size is just right for sharing food, and the large size is convenient for grabbing relatively large items such as bread.
【Kazuho Shimomoto】Shimomoto was born in Kochi in 1978 and is revered for his production of everyday objects made with bamboo and charcoalIn 2001 he set up a kiln in his hometown, the former Kagami Mura. His bamboo works are both strong and flexible, and their distinctive color is achieved through a smoking process.
*Please understand that there may be slight variations in shape, color, and size due to the fact that they are smoked and finished by hand using natural materials.
*Do not use a dishwasher.
*Dry well after use and store in a well-ventilated place.
*After prolonged use, whitish fluffing will occur. If this is a concern, sand the surface with #800 grade paper and apply vegetable oil, etc. to keep it shiny. This product is finished with walnut oil.
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