EVENT NEWS! Japanese Tea Ceremony, Wagashi, Sake & Kimono

September 02, 2017

EVENT NEWS! Japanese Tea Ceremony, Wagashi, Sake & Kimono

Sounds like a great day out right?  

We thought so too - so we've decided to host a relaxed

Japanese Culture Day 

here at Zenbu Home HQ !


OOOPS, sorry - this event has sold out! If you'd like to join us next time please make sure you join our mailing list.

To kick things off we've invited our talented Japanese friend Yukiko-san to run a pretty WAGASHI (traditional tea sweets) workshop in the morning. 
After which she will demonstrate the artful 'way of tea' with a short but authentic TEA CEREMONY.  
We'll enjoy our wagashi alongside expertly made matcha as part of the ritual.


When the tea ceremony is over we'll open the door to our incredibly beautiful, handmade vintage silk KIMONO collection for participants who are interested in purchasing one but would prefer to try it on for size before buying.
You can see many of them throughout the pages in the Zenbu Home Kimono collection if you'd like a preview. 
We know these stunning creations don't translate quite as wonderfully on a flat screen as in real life - even with our gorgeous models flouncing about in them - so if you've been wondering...  now's your chance!


However, we only have 10 places available for the tea and wagashi workshop part of the day!
SO! IF you miss out on a place please know that we'll open the door a bit wider at 2pm.
After the workshop participants have had first peek at the kimono we'll allow a few other folk the opportunity to try on and buy these stunning, one-of-a-kind garments and take them home with them to wear, or display - either way we know you'll treasure them!


*We'll ALSO have a very select number of Japanese homewares and accessories available to purchase just in case you are looking for Xmas gift ideas (for yourself...).


*Throughout the day we'll be available to answer questions about Japanese culture and travel so don't be shy!


*And... just quietly there may just be some excellent SAKE to sip  and a couple of Japan centric LUCKY DOOR PRIZES too.... 



When:         Saturday 04 November 2017
Time:          10am - 1pm for the workshop, tea ceremony & Kimono pop up
                    (please arrive a few minutes before 10)
                     2pm-  6pm for the Kimono Pop-up Only
Where:        In the Manly area, Sydney. Details with purchase of ticket.
Bring:          Nothing. Everything will be provided for the workshop


Option a)    
$90 pp  Wagashi making workshop/tea ceremony & Kimono pop-up        
*If you end up purchasing a Kimono on the day we'll deduct $30 from the price of the kimono. 
(10 places only)
Purchase your ticket here.


Option b)
$25 pp  Kimono pop-up only                                                                                         
*If you purchase a Kimono on the day we'll deduct $20 from the price of the kimono. 
Purchase your ticket here.
Important note - please read: 
Payment for option a) is not refundable unless cancelled 2 weeks prior to the event.
Payment of option b) is not refundable.
If you can't make it on the day you are most welcome to send a friend in your place. 

Traditional Wagashi (Japanese sweets) workshop with tea ceremony at Zenbu Home in Sydney


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