This is the new Kobe Leather's Origami Shape Memory series.
Leather that remembers shape, developed using the techniques of a tanner in Tatsuno City, Hyogo Prefecture.
This leather holds the shape made by folding or bending it.
The thickness has been adjusted and cut into squares so that you can enjoy folding it like ordinary origami paper.
Original origami patterns by origami creator Yuga Arisawa
(Creation/Drawing: Yuga Arisawa)
Original Origami Pattern/Cow (PDF)
Original Origami Pattern/Anchor (PDF)
Original Origami Pattern/Shoebill (PDF)
Original Origami Pattern/Dolphin (PDF)
Model & Diagrams by Yuga Arisawa .Corsoyard
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This store is the 4th generation of the Maruya Shoe Store founded in 1971. In 2010 they launched the leather brand ‘Kiichi’. Hyogo Prefecture is a leather producing area, creating Japan’s largest share of leather. Kiichi creates leather accessory case made using domestic leather unsparingly. Each item is a handmade work created by a craftsperson.