“‘Hashiru Nihon-ichi’ Original Product”
‘Hashiru Nihon-ichi’ is a collaboration project by West Japan Railway and local producers. The products are sold on Sanyo Shinkansen trains (Shin Osaka Sta. – Hakata Sta.).
Hiroshima, the land of Miyajima and lemons, is also known for its bead making. We prepare raw glass materials, melt them, cut them into thin tubes, and they go through a number of processes before becoming beads that shines perfectly. Glass beads craftsmanship has fans around the world. You can easily make beads by just passing them through safety pins. Hashiru Nihon-ichi's original bead brooch with the design of "Dr. Yellow and seagulls".
[How beads are made] 1. Mix the raw materials for glass. 2. Melt them at 1300 ℃ for 20 hours until they look like a candy. 3. Pull the molten glass while blowing air in the middle to create a thin tube. 4. Cut the tube into the bead size finely. 5. Baking with charcoal powder. Corners are removed and rounded. 6. Wash. 7. Melt only the surface to make it look shiny. 8. Apply color or polish the surface to make it look like metal or auroras!
■Materials: glass beads (#42Dx59, #43x51, #48x14, #48Lx23, #42x55, #49x6,?#41x18, #53Fx16), safety pin A (silver)/24: iron, safety pin B (Black)/3: iron
■Size: 7 x 10 x 1.5cm
■Weight (g) (item only): 30
■Weight (g) (including packaging material): 32
■Made in Japan
■Brand Name: Toho Co., Ltd
■Brand Name: Hashiru Nippon-Ichi
*Look at the finished version properly before making.
*Beads may break due to strong impacts.
*Be careful when using pins.
*Avoid making in a place where the beads could scatter, such as in a shinkansen.
*Please kindly understand that the instructions, etc. are in Japanese and for the Japanese market.
*Do not use this for anything other than its intended purpose.
[How to make shinkansen & sea brooch]
1. Pass safety pin A through a bead.
2. Repeat , passing pins through beads in order.
3. From 11, pass safety pin B through in order.
■Other: Kindly understand that stock is limited.
Item No. V00609999028