Wakatei is a long-established Japanese dress and accessory business set up in 1925. Products include Obi-jime (decorative braided string used to hold a kimono sash in place). Working with highly skilled artisan craft workers, Watakei produces traditional items while also incorporating contemporary fashion influences. All Obi-jime are made of 100% silk, with beautiful colors and patterning, coupled with high quality durable braiding.

About shipping

Products will be dispatched within 1-3 working days. The products will be shipped using Japan Post EMS (Express Mail Service). Delivery will take approximately 2 weeks from the date of order. In some circumstances, delivery may take up to 4 weeks due to factors affecting mailing, such as weather, peak seasonal times, and the domestic mail infrastructure of each destination country, etc.

Shipping policy

About Return/Exchange

If a product you have received is damaged or defective, or is different from the product that you ordered, we may exchange the product or provide a refund conditions.

Refund conditions

About payment


Payment shall be made via PayPal.
We will dispatch your order after receiving your payment.

Working day

Tue.-Fri. 10:00~18:00

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