This hand broom is most traditional in shape. The handle is wrapped with the long stems of broomcorn plant which gives a warm, gentle touch. Hold this broom with one hand to sweep the floor, staircase, corner of rooms or where you normally use the vacuum cleaner. The light and soft tips gather and clean small dust and dirt. The angle of the tip is made in an angular form, similar to the sweeping posture. Authentic and functional, it is a beautiful hand broom that also works as an interior object.
About the maker Nakatsu Houki makes authentic Japanese brooms made from organic broomcorn plant that is organically cultivated, harvested and woven by the craftsmen who makes the brooms themselves. Everything is done by hand, carrying on the tradition of 150 years of Nakatsu, in the outskirts west of Tokyo where nature flourish near the foot of Tanzawa mountains. The tips of the brooms are carefully arranged and bound to enhance the softness of the natural material. The broom has natural elasticity and is very durable, resistant to breakage. The grip becomes more comfortable through daily use. This natural broom is suitable for gently gathering dust and dirt without damaging the floor. Each broom is firmly woven with natural plant dyed yarn to create a beautiful geometric pattern. A one of a kind, long-lasting broom for your interior.
Artist Jiro Yamada
Material organic broomcorn, naturally dyed cotton thread