Watch to Travel Japan with Scents and Art
KAORU‘s local series that combines and is made of “scents of harmony”, including famous places, specialties of Japan, history, and tradition.
Osaka series entertains you with its designed friendly dialect.
Enveloped by forest, feel the breeze in whiteness.
The scent of hinoki, a high-quality building material is well known for its natural insect repelling and relaxing qualities. Hōryū-ji, a Buddhist temple built in the Asuka period, is a famous building constructed from this wood. Japanese people with long lives have been known to enjoy hinoki’s scent from 1300 years ago. Its English name is Japanese Cypress.
Feel the fragrance loved by the three most beautiful women in the world.
A fresh and elegant scent of Sumi wafts in the air. Feel like an aristocrat with a watch that produces a scent which has been loved by them from ancient times for its rarity and preciousness. The scent can help you concentrate, and calm your nerve.
Osaka, full of vitality and having the spirit to change any matter into laughter.
Osaka is a city where Toyotomi Hideyoshi built his castle. It is full of history. But also there so many businesses existing from the Meiji through Showa Era. The region was even called as Asia’s No.1 commercial and industrial area. The area has a long history. The people also have the spirit to change any matter into laughter. This results in their strong attachment to Osaka. Many continue using the Osaka dialect even after leaving Osaka.
Friendly Osaka dialect and the Scent of Harmony.
KAORU’s design expressed this friendly Ōsaka dialect in romaji. Let’s make MO-KARI MAKKA? (How’s your business?) and BOCHIBOCHI DENNA (Not bad) the common words to bring world peace.
|Color||Osaka WHITE KAOR002OH / Osaka BLACK KAORU002OB|
|Case size||Height38 × Width38mm / Thickness8.5mm|
|Strap size||Width18mm / Circumference 12.5-21cm|
|Case cover||Plactic||Warranty||Half year|
All six types of JAPAN series consist of Japan’s representative Mt.Fuji, talisman Maneki-neko and Daruma, the samurai warriors Oda Nobunaga and Sanada Yukimura designed as motifs.
All four types of TOKYO series expressed powerfully the glittering day and night, the world’s ticking Tokyo streets and Japan’s representative sport Sumo wrestling.
Each watch chooses a story of Japanese Virtue
Japanese Patterns of package portray Japanese traditions and sporits.
The packageing is cute like bag of candy and makes for an ideal present.
This is a buddhist scriptures term meaning “seven precious treasures”. It refers to such treasures as gold, silver, and lapis lazuli.The pattern of chained cloisonne is associated with the symbol of “peace and harmony” because of its endless linkage.
The name Ichimatsu is associated with Kabuki actor Ichimatsu Sanogawa who wore this pattern on his costume. This pattern is loved as a type of plaid and has been well known internationally from long ago.
LEAF OF HEMP(麻の葉)
This pattern was named due to its similarity to the shape of the hemp leaves. Associated wituh the fast and straight growth of hemp, this pattern was often used to express a wish for a child’s growth.
The logos of “KAORU” and “Made in Japan” are engraved in the back of the watches case as an assurance of quality.