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I would like to order embroidery but what is Katakana or Kanji? And how can I translate my name into them?
Katakana is one of the Japanese scripts, mainly used to write foreign loan words. You can refer to the following website to see the katakana image of your name http://www.japanese-name-translation.com
Why does Saki-ire embroidery take a few weeks?
Each product with the Saki-ire embroidery is made to order and the production takes approximately two to three weeks.
Do you provide custom embroidery on hakama order?
Yes, custom embroidery is available upon request. Please submit us your artwork in PDF, JPG, PNG or outlined AI format though our contact page .
I want embroidery on the obi belt in such a way that the stitching does not appear on the reverse side. Is tihs possible?
In normal embroidery, threads appear on both front and back of a piece of fabric. However the "Sakiire" method, a thread does not strike through to the reverse side of Obi, therefore no stitches are s
Do you provide custom embroidery on Aikido hakama?
Yes, custom embroidery is available upon request.
Do you offer immediate embroidery on in-store pickup orders?
Unfortunately due to high demand and orders waiting, we cannot provide immediate embroidery.
What types of embroidery do you offer?
1) Free embroidery (up to 10 characters - alphabet, katakana or kanji) on belt end This type is visible on both sides of the belt. 2) Sakiire (JPY1,500 for up to 5 characters - alphabet, katakana
Do You Provide Custom Embroidery On My Uniform order?
Yes, custom embroidery is available upon request.
I lwant to order an embroidery but I don't know how to describe my name to Katakana.
Please refer to the following website to see the katakana image of your name; http://www.japanese-name-translation.com/ Otherwise, you can request us to convert it by leaving a comment in the order fo
I was wondering if it is possible to purchase a product, and then send it back later for embroidery?
Your request is possible but in that case you will have to cover the shipping costs.
I would like custom embroidery in Japanese. How would I send that request?
Our system currently accepts only English characters for submission. So when you place your order, please email us with an image of the Japanese characters or kanji you'd like embroidered.
Can I choose my embroidery color?
Yes, we have a silver color option that costs 500 yen extra.
Can you translate my name into Kanji?
Our staff are able to translate your name into Japanese Kanji, this is generally done by selecting Kanji which use the same phonetic sound (Ateji). However, if you wanted to use a particualr set of Ka
Is it possible to embroider on pants/trousers like those used in Aikido, Judo and Karate?
Pants embroidery is available. Please refer to this webpage. http://www.tozandoshop.com/Name_Embroidery_on_Pants_p/sisyu4.htm
How long does it take to get an item embroidered?
Embroidery may take up to 10 days, depending on schedule and current demand.
I have an item I purchased from you that I would like to have embroidered. Can I send it to you, or do I need to order a new item to be embroidered?
It is no problem at all to send in an item for embroidery. We can make an embroidery order for you and confirm the details with you before payment, then you can send the item to us. We will work out h
Can I place a customized order for kamon?
We provide various traditional Japanese Kamon taken from actual families and clans. If you would like to embroider your own Kamon or calligraphy, please send us the file and preferable size. We will t
Can You Translate My Name Into Kanji?
Our staff are able to translate your name into Japanese Kanji, this is generally done by selecting Kanji which use the same phonetic sound (Ateji). However, if you wanted to use a particualr set of Ka
Do you keep data of previous embroideries or do I need to send the files every time.
Although we may be able to find your data from previous orders, to avoid any mistakes we highly advice you to send us an image every time. Also note that there are several staff processing the order a
What if I need to return something?
If you need to return something to us we will need to know the reason why. If you were sent the wrong item or a product is deemed to be defective we will cover the cost of the return shipping and the