The Japanese Shop was established in 1998 and we are now recognised as having one of the best collections of quality Japanese gifts available anywhere in Europe! From our showroom in Harrogate, we supply customers, both individuals and companies, all over the world, with our beautiful Japanese gifts which have been carefully selected from some of the best craftsmen that Japan has to offer.
Our product range includes authentic Japanese kimono in vivid colours and designs, hand crafted collectable wooden dolls (called Kokeshi), organic Japanese incense, original woodblock prints, ornaments and a unique range of stunning Japanese tableware. We have some wonderful ideas for Japanese gifts to suit all budgets for every occasion and with the option of FREE Japanese style gift-wrapping on every order!
We are open and ready to welcome you to our shop with the following Corona Virus Visitor Procedures in place.
Please respect and adhere to the following new procedures which have been introduced to help keep both you and us as safe as possible during the current situation:
• Please wear a face mask / covering.
• Please use the available hand gel before you enter.
• A maximum of 2 visitors at any one time.
• Please keep to a minimum the touching of our gifts.
Thank you for your kind understanding and cooperation.
Our Products direct to you
For customers who prefer to order from our online shop (www.thejapaneseshop.co.uk) we offer a level of service which is consistent with what you would expect to receive in Japan, underpinned by our 100% money back guarantee and FREE no quibble returns.
In addition to our private customers from the UK and all over Europe (we have even shipped orders back to Japan!) we are proud to serve some distinguished corporate clients with gifts for their customers and staff. Such companies include Sony, BskyB, Hitachi, Nissan, Toyota and Canon to name but a few. We are very proud to have won numerous business awards!
Visit our little bit of Japan, in Harrogate
So, if you are looking to see and experience something genuinely a little bit different whilst visiting our beautiful spa town then The Japanese Shop is a must see destination. We are open Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm and located just one mile from the centre of Harrogate with plenty of free parking and easy wheelchair access. So come along to our showroom where you will experience a very warm welcome from our Anglo / Japanese team and enjoy a free cup of coffee (or green tea!) whilst browsing our extensive collection of authentic Japanese gifts!