The select store “House of Lotus” led by a model, actress and essayist Karen Kirishima, opens a pop-up event from July 31 to Aug 26. At the Stage #5 on the 5th floor of Isetan Shinjuku.

Selected handcrafts such as bamboo baskets from Thailand, lacquer ware from Myanmar, woodworks from Indonesia, embroidered cloths by Chinese ethnic groups, carpets from Morocco, kangas from Kenya, and necklaces from Afghanistan are lined-up. Clothes designed by Kirishima and sewn by craftsman in India are also sold.

House of Lotus was first launched in the house located in Motoazabu, Tokyo where Kirishima used to live. Handcrafts and sundries from traditional craftsmanship of Asia are selected. The store has been sold and closed down.