Japanese Sensu Fan with Color Gradients from Nishikawa Shouroku

Sensu fan with color gradients

[NISHIKAWA SHOUROKU SHOTEN]Sensu fan with color gradients

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  • With Japanese description
  • With English description

Never Seen Before! Modern Sensu Fan with Color Gradients

What a beautiful color gradient!
New arrival from Nishikawa Shouroku Shouten is
Beautiful sensu fan made by craftsmen in Kyoto.
A beautiful bamboo hand fan provides gorgeous atmosphere.
Spend a comfortable time with soft breeze.

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Beauty we have never seen before

“I have never seen such a sensu fan!”
Yeah, it is natural. Because it is the first attempt in the history of Japanese sensu fan.

Beautiful blue gradients of gradation fan from Nishikawa Shouroku

This is “Gradation fan” from Nishikawa Shouroku Shouten. When you open the bamboo hand fan, elegant figure appears.
It has beautiful color gradients not on cover, but on sticks!

Delicate color gradients are so refreshing.
This beautiful Japanese fan reminds us sky in summer, flower, or feather of birds.

Pink and Blue Gradation sensu fan from Nishikawa Shouroku

High-quality paper fan by craftsmen in Kyoto

The brilliant sensu fan is finished by craftsmen in Kyoto. It is a high-class paper hand fan.
Craftsmen carefully work folding or assembling processes. We can feel the beauty of handwork in details.

A woman is fanning pink gradation sensu fan

42 sticks bring soft breeze

The beautiful sensu fan has 42 ken (40 sticks and 2 guards).
Fan with graceful color sticks opens smoothly and fit our hands.
Japanese fan with a lot of sticks can bring gentle breeze.
Please enjoy soft and elegant wind.

42 sticks of blue gradation fan from Nishikawa Shouroku

Beautiful color gradients while fan is closed

Sensu fan from Nishikawa Shouroku is still beautiful while it is closed.
Since the sticks have different colors, we can enjoy beautiful color gradients while the bamboo hand fan is closed.

Closed sensu fan has beautiful color gradients

Gorgeous 3 colors of sensu fan

Nishikawa Shouroku shouten offers 3 colors of color gradients’ fan, Blue, Pink and Black.
Pink color is not so girly. So, all bamboo hand fans are unisex use.

Blue, Pink and Black gradation fan from Nishikawa Shouroku

Accent color “Irobukin”

Cover for the sensu fan is fresh white.
On the top of the paper, there is a colored line. The color is same tone with sticks. This skill is called “Irobukin.”
Narrow color line firm up the atmosphere of bamboo hand fan.

Colored line Irobukin on cover of sensu fan

Fan porch is set for bringing

New sensu fan from Nishikawa Shouroku is so stylish.
We would like to bring this hand fan for anywhere. So, useful fan porch is set.
When you go outside, please bring Japanese fan with you within fan porch!

Blue gradation fan and its fan porch

What is Nishikawa Shouroku shouten?

Nishikawa Shouroku shouten was established in 1585. It is a historical shop with more than 430 years’ history in Omi Hachiman city of Shiga prefecture.
Nishikawa Shouroku shouten has been a select shop and buyer. It inherits the soul of “Omi merchants.” Omi merchants are merchants who raise their motto as “Sanpo Yoshi” which means benefit for all three sides. Here, three sides mean seller, buyer, and public. Omi merchants have introduced “good items” from all around Japan in Osaka or Edo.

Logo of Nishikawa Shouroku shouten on paulownia box of sensu fan

Now, Nishikawa Shouroku shouten proposes “good items” which remains Japan nowadays for modern lifestyle. Their original products have elegant atmosphere as well as modern mood for public people.

Brilliant sensu fan as gifts

Beautiful Japanese fan is recommended for gifts.
This sensu fan is unisex size (22.5 cm, about 8.6 inches). It is within original paulownia box. Elegant bamboo hand fan would be great gifts to tell “thank you” or “congratulations.”
Japanese fan is an auspicious item. So, it has been popular for birthday gifts, retirement gifts, or the gifts for the Mother’s Day or the Father’s Day.

Stylish gift wrapping of Japan Design Store

Japan Design Store selects products under these 4 standards, “Made in Japan”, “High quality”, “Good design”, and “Rare.” Our store is also particular about gift wrapping.
Easy wrapping is with Tosa Japanese paper and Mizuhiki made in Iida city of Nagano prefecture. You can choose Japanese traditional Noshi wrapping or cute Ume Mizuhiki option. We wait for you with various gift wrappings.
A gift tells your message. Please let us help to do it.

Examples of gift wrapping in Japan Design Store
* Boxes differ from item to item

Beautiful color gradients enchant us

Blue sky in midsummer, or evening sky.
When we see beautiful color gradients, we are enchanted with them “what a beautiful scenery!”

Blue color gradients of sticks of gradation fan

Sensu fan with color gradation brings such an enchanted time for you.
When you dress up, or wear kimono, beautiful bamboo hand fan gives accent for your style.
Please have a wonderful time with gorgeous colors.

Pink and blue gradation fans on the table

Look for more folding fans? See here!

Japan Design Store offers more Japanese fans in addition to this bamboo hand fan. If you look for your favorite fan, please see this page, too.


  • * All the products are handmade by traditional craftsmen. Please enjoy different individualities of each product.
  • * Sticks or leaf may lose color by rain, sweat, or friction. Also, please be careful of getting injury when sticks or guards broken.

Personalize gift service

For the bulk order more than 20 items, we can personalize your items with the name of your company, school, or with logomarks. If you plan to order corporate gifts or keepsake gifts, please contact us from “Contact us.”
* Personalize gift needs service fee. The fee depends on items.
* Personalize service is not available for some products. Please feel free to ask us.