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A few Iphone cases says SOME (染) in the name which is the Japanese word for “dye”, the color on those cases are dyed and not painted on.

The word “Shunkeinuri(春慶塗)”you can see on some of the chopsticks means they are Lacquered in a traditional Japanese way.

 

This is the page where I try to explain all the different terms you see on our website and if you have any questions send me an E-mail from the contact section.