How to choose your Japanese jewelry?
A jewel inspired by the universe of Japan is a piece of choice for accessorizing an outfit. In our jewelry collection, you will find necklaces, bracelets, and rings... Do not hesitate if you travel to carry them in a furoshiki bag.
Japanese Necklaces and Pendants
In Japanese culture, wearing a Japanese pendant with the effigy of the gods is a symbol of prosperity, happiness, protection. It is also in some cases and according to the motive a Japanese lucky charm...
Japanese Bracelets and Bangle
We advise you to wear a bracelet for style but also to mark your spirituality. Having an ethnic bracelet is a sign of character. To affirm your style and personality through one of our original pieces.
Find in this collection original jewelry such as elegant knights, wedding rings, and rings. We have men's rings and women's rings so measure your finger circumference well before ordering...
Our jewelry collections are worn with traditional kimono as well as Japanese streetwear clothing. If you want to bring a Japanese touch to your outfit of the day then we recommend wearing a fine silver ring.
If you want to perfect a cosplay costume, our jewellery will give you a Japanese look of samurai, geisha, shinobi ninja or yakuza .
Take a look at our Buddhist rings that are both discreet and stylized. If, however, you want to show your love for the land of the rising sun with a brighter piece of jewelry, then don't hesitate to wear a dragon necklace or Oni necklace.
To properly choose jewelry, it is important to understand its meaning. We explain below, the meaning of Japanese motifs that you need to know; whether you are passionate about the Japanese universe or just curious...
Meaning of Japanese Symbols?
Buddhism is Japan's first religion. There are many temples built in all Japanese islands to worship the Buddhist gods. If you travel to Japan, you will also see small red and round statuettes. These are Daruma with the effigy of the boddhirama that brought Zen Buddhism to believers... On our mantra jewelry, you will also find symbols of protection...
A fantasy jewel with the effigy of the lotus flower is an indispensable fashion accessory. Carrying a Lotus medallion around the neck symbolizes the reincarnation, rebirth, and purity of the soul...
Japanese Dragon Jewelry
In Shinto folklore, the Ryu dragon is a kami. He is a Japanese god known and revered for his wisdom, strength, and great power. If you travel to Japan you may see Japanese dragon tattoos. These are real works that belong to the Irezumi art... By wearing a dragon ring, a dragon bracelet or a dragon necklace, this Japanese deity may bring you his powers and protection... Much of our collection is inspired by this know-how and ancestral Japanese art...
Japanese demons are also called Oni. They come to Earth to terrorize men and corrupt their minds. If you wear an Oni ring, an Oni bracelet or an Oni necklace, know that the spirit of the demon will protect you. During the Edo era, Samurai warriors wore Oni masks to protect themselves on the battlefield. So bring out the samurai (or the demon) that is sleeping in you...
Cherry blossom is an iconic Japanese symbol. Every year during Hanami festivals, the inhabitants of the Japanese archipelago celebrate the ephemeral beauty of these millenary flowers. The sakura flowers are also printed on some fabrics of Kimono, Yukata, Japanese Hoodie, etc...
By wearing a Sakura necklace, a Sakura ring, or even a Sakura bracelet, you will pay tribute to the Japanese tradition... For women wishing to add a Japanese touch to an outfit, it is a Japanese accessory that makes its effect...
Japanese Silver Jewelry at kimurakami.com
We put at your disposal “handmade” products in accordance with the processes of manufacturing Asian jewelry...
925 Sterling Silver Jewelry
Each silver necklace is stamped. And this is also the case for all our other women's or men's jewelry ...
There is about 7.5% copper per jewel. Know that copper is the main cause of the tarnishing of a sterling silver jewel... We explain in the tutorial below how to maintain your jewelry...
Stainless Steel Jewelry
Stainless steel has the great particularity of having perfect durability over time. It is a guarantee of timeless quality. Its color is darker than a creation of jewelry made of 925 silver...
How to clean his silver jewelry?
Over time, even the finest handcrafted jewelry can tarnish. This is the result of a natural chemical reaction. Money combines with the sufferer. Silver chains, silver necklaces, and bracelets tarnish with sweat and perfume. Concretely the jewels turn black or yellow on certain areas.
But don't panic... Here is a quick tutorial to perfectly maintain your future personalized jewelry ...
How to clean 925 silver jewelry?
In order to restore shine to a Japanese ring, silver earrings, chain, silver pendant, pendant necklace, necklace, silver bracelet or any kind of silver jewelry, we strongly recommend that you show softness and delicacy.
You'll need a hollow bowl, a baby shampoo (or a mild dish soap), and warm water...
- Mix everything, bubbles should appear
- Then soak the jewelry for five to ten minutes.
- Uses a soft bristle toothbrush to clean every corner of the jewel
- We recommend gently switching on gems, gemstones, tassels, beads, and charms to avoid damaging them by rubbing
- You can then rinse the jewel with hot water.
Please note: we recommend wiping your Japanese jewelry with a microfiber towel to avoid scratching money. This is the type of fabric used to clean glasses lenses.
How to clean a silver ring?
Here are some methods to clean a 999 silver ring.
First of all, we advise you to:
- Mix olive oil with lemon in a bowl
- For a ring, for example, it takes a teaspoonful of olive oil and a half cup of lemon juice.
- Let your jewelry stand in this cup for about 5 minutes.
- Then clean it with a microfiber towel
How to prevent silver jewelry from tarnishing?
In order to prevent the jewelry from darkening, we recommend:
- Store jewelry in a soft tarnish-proof bag in a dark and cool place
- To reduce the moisture of the soft bag, you can add a little silica gel or charcoal
- Don't leave your jewelry in the bathroom
- Take off your jewelry to make the dishes
- It is necessary to put on perfume or cream before putting on the jewelry
Now you know everything there is to know about the maintenance of a Japanese jewel as well as the meaning behind Japanese symbols. We wish you a good visit to our Japanese shop.