*Depending on the display, colors look different. There are colors that the manufacturer does not make.
Soft Naoron is a paper developed by our company from wood pulp and polyolefin utilizing the washi-suki paper manufacturing method. It is soft and flexible, highly water-resistant and does not tear easily. Soft Naoron does not emit noxious fumes when burned. As a few lumps of flour may appear, we appreciate if you could periodically remove these lumps with hands.
Hard Naoron (Recycled PET Fiber Naoron) is a paper created using the washi-suki paper manufacturing method from recycled polyester fibers from used plastic bottles and textile products. While having the distinctive texture of paper, it does not tear easily and is highly water-resistant. Hard Naoron does not emit noxious fumes when burned.
Heavy items can be placed inside. Has been tested for loads of up to 10kg. (Testing conducted by QTEC Household Goods Testing Center.) (Changes may occur to load capability depending on how the product is used and with time.)
Even wet items such as umbrellas can be put inside without fear of it tearing. (Please note that leaving wet items inside for long periods of time may result in changes in the color of the product.)
How to Handle
Pull into shape before use.
Please note that dark colors may fade or run.
Do not wash.
Clean with a well wrung out, damp cloth.
Do not iron.
Please ensure that the item does not come into contact with hot items.
Colors may change in the event that the product comes into contact with wet items.
I am very pleased with all the products I have bought from Shokunin. They are consistently of the highest quality, beautifully made and a pleasure to use. Thank you very much.
S.G. from UK
This item is usually shipped in 2 business days. If it is out of stock, we will inform you of the expected shipping date.
SIWA Box 9x9
The small-sized box is convenient to place a few pens or a pencil case. It could also be used to decorate a short dry flower.
Size: H130xW90xD90mm Weight: About 10g Material: Soft Naoron
Price: 1,200 JPY
As in the picture, it is suitable to arrange letters and postcards. It could also be used as a small dust box to throw away dust top of your desk.
Size: H180xW130xD130mm Weight: About 20g Material: Soft Naoron
Price: 1,400 JPY
SIWA Box S
It has various usage, including its use as a cover for a flowerpot. Its height could be controlled by folding the entrance.
Size: H350xW170xD170mm Weight: About 50g Material: Soft Naoron
Price: 2,600 JPY
SIWA Box M
A tall sized box that is convenient in storing rolled calendars and posters. Its simple design would easily adapt to any room, whether Japanese or western.
Size: H500xW220xD220mm Weight: About 90g Material: Soft Naoron
Price: 3,500 JPY
SIWA Box L
The largest size box. As in the picture, not only could it be used as a dust box, but it could have various usage. When it is not in use, it could be folded and stored.
Size: H550xW286xD286mm Weight: About 130g Material: Soft Naoron
Siwa, made in 2008, utilizes "Naoron," an unbreakable paper developed by the paper-sliding-door manufacturer, Onao, and is designed by the industrial designer, Mr. Naoto Fukasawa. Siwa products are currently sold in more than 20 countries.