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KUME T-Shirts

KUME T-Shirts

Kume Co. Limited was established in 1935 as the first producer of T-shirts in Japan. It now is run by the 3rd generation of the Kume family. The company is specialized in the production of T-Shirts with genuine Japanese motifs. All T-Shirts are produced in their workshop in downtown Tokyo.

Kume Company not only manufactures in Japan but also only uses organic cotton grown in Japan. All T-shirts are labelled with the "Pure Japan Cotton" mark to certify textiles made of 100% cotton or the "Cotton Blend" mark to textiles containing more than 50% cotton.

One of the most popular projects of Kume is the series of T-shirts featuring the brands and logos of famous Sake rice wine breweries. A total of eight different T-Shirt designs with these logos are available here.

18 Item(s)

  • Organic Cotton T-Shirt Featuring Sake Brewery KIKUHIME

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    This black T-Shirt is part of the Sake Brewery series of Kume Company and features the Kikuhime Brewery in Ishikawa prefecture. Kikuhime Brewery was founded at the end of the 16th century and since then keeps the tradition of making high quality sake. 

    Kikuhime literally means chrysanthemum 菊 (kiku) and princess 姫 (hime). The brewery's logo also features the chrysanthemum flower which is also printed on the sleeve of the T-shirt.


  • Organic Cotton T-Shirt Featuring Sake Brand "Seven Spears"

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    Kume T-SHirts 7 Spears

    The motifs of this T-shirt refer to seven warlords who won a sever battle 450 years ago. This also is the name of a Japanese sake and the T-shirt is part of Kume Company's collection of T-shirts featuring famous sake breweries and their brands.

    This T-shirt is made of 100% Japanese organic cotton and has been produced using green energy only.


  • ORGANIC COTTON T-SHIRT FEATURING SAKE BREWERY "NAKAO"

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    Kume T-Shirts Nakao

    This T-shirt features the logo of Takao Brewery, which has been founded in 1871. The shirt is part of the brewery collection of Kume T-Shirt company that features logos of breweries and motifs from their sake brands. 

    This T-shirt is made of 100% organic Japanese cotton and has been produced using green energy only.

  • ORGANIC COTTON T-SHIRT FEATURING SAKE Brand "NANATSU UME"

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    This T-shirt is featuring sake brewery "Nanatsu Ume". It is made of organic cotton and it's production used green energy only.


  • Hokusai T-Shirt Kumo no Ito

    Regular Price:

    $45.18

    Kume T-Shirt Kumo no Ito

    This T-shirt is part of the Hokusai project of Kume T-shirt company. Katsushika Hokusai was a Japanese artist for Ukiyo-e woodblock prints. The word "kumo no ito" means silk of a spider and refers to the shirt's motif of a spider. The spider is in gold on a indigo blue background.


  • Hokusai T-Shirt Tsuru No Monyo

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    Hokusai Tsuru no Monyo

    This T-shirt is part of the Hokusai project of Kume Company that features motifs of ukiyo-e artist Katsushika Hokusai. It features a very classic drawing of cranes during the flower season. The white lines on a dark indigo blue make a strong impression.

  • Hokusai T-Shirt Shoshu Umezawa No Hidari

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    HOKUSAI Umezawa no Hidari

    This T-shirt has been the flagship of the Hokusai project featuring motifs from ukiyo-e artist Katsuhika Hokusai. It is showing a two cranes flying from Umezawa in direction of Mount Fuji. It is supposed to be a fantasy of Hokusai.

  • Organic Cotton T-Shirt Featuring Sake Brand "HANAMI"

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    Kume T-Shirt HANAMI

    The name of this T-shirt is "HANAMI", which means celebration of sakura cherry blossoms in Japanese. It is part of a series that features Japanese sake breweries and their sake brands, "HANAMI" is such a sake brand. The T-Shirt shows a sake cup in fromt of sakura cherry blossoms, It is a perfect symbol for the enjoyment experienced during the parties under the blossoming sakura treas that take place every year. 

    The HANAMI T-shirt is 100% made of organic cotton grown in Japan and has been produced using green energy only.


  • Organic Cotton T-Shirt Featuring Sake Brand "HAKURYU"

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    Kume T-Shirt HAKURYU

    This T-Shirt, which is part of Kume's brewery collection, feature the sake brand "HAKURYU". It features a dragon on a white background. The dragon is a symbol for the responsibility to make good rice as the main ingredient of good sake. 

    The shirt is 100% made of organic cotton grown in Japan and has been produced using green energy only.

  • Organic Cotton T-Shirt Featuring Sake Brand "FUJIMIZAKE"

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    Kume T-Shirt Fujimizake

    This T-Shirt is part of Kume Company's collection featuring sake breweries and their brands. The T-shirt is dedicated to the brand "FUJIMIZAKE". FUJIMIZAKE literally means sake watching Mount Fuji during moon. It therefore features drawings of the moon above Mount Fuji. These symbols also stand for good luck and fortune. 

    This T-shirt is 100% made of organic cotton grown in Japan and it has been produced using green energy only.


  • Organic Cotton T-Shirt Featuring Sake Brand "TSUKIMI"

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    Kume T-Shirts TSUKIMI

    This T-Shirt is part of Kume T-Shirts featuring famous Japanese sake brands and breweries. It is dedicated to the TSUKIMI brand. The word literally means moon watching. It is therefore decorated with a moon behind sakura tree branches and sakura blossoms.


  • Organic Cotton T-Shirt Featuring Sake Brewery "ICHINOKURA"

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    banner ichinokura

    "ICHI NO KURA" is a sake brewery in Miyagi prefecture, a place well known for the quality of its rice wines. The T-Shirt dedicated to this brewery features symbols of water, which is an essential ingredient to make a good sake. 

    This T-shirt is made of organic cotton grown in Japan and only green energy has been used during its production process.


  • Organic Cotton T-Shirt Featuring Sake Brand "ENGI"

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    Kume T-Shirts

    This T-Shirt is part of the Brewery collection of Kume T-Shirts. It features the sake brand ENGI. The symbols on the shirt for ume flowers, pine and bamboo represent vitality and prosperity. 

    The T-Shirt is made or organic cotton grown in Japan and green energy only was used during its production process.


  • Hokusai T-Shirt Tennagazaru

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    HOKUSAI Tennagazaru

    LAST ITEM! 

    Kume Company Limited was founded in 1935 and now is run by the 3rd generation of the Kume family. The company is specialized in the production of T-shirts with genuine Japanese motifs. All T-shirts are produced in their workshop in downtown Tokyo.

  • Hokusai T-Shirt Hasami Mushi

    Regular Price:

    $65.26

    Banner Hasami Mushi

    This T-shirt is part of the Hokusai project featuring motifs from Ukiyo-e woodblock prints of artist Katsushika Hokusai. Hokusai also had an interest in insects, which of expressed through drawings of insects found in ancient Edo (old name of Tokyo). The motif has been applied to this shirt made of Japanese organic cotton through traditional dyeing techniques. The deep dark color of the motifs therefore remind Japanese ink.

  • Hokusai T-Shirt Fuku Kitaru

    Regular Price:

    $38.15
    Kume Company Limited was founded in 1935 and now is run by the 3rd generation of the Kume family. The company is specialized in the production of T-shirts with genuine Japanese motifs. All T-shirts are produced in their workshop in downtown Tokyo.
  • Hokusai T-Shirt Kanagawa Oki Namiura

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    Kume Company Limited was founded in 1935 and now is run by the 3rd generation of the Kume family. The company is specialized in the production of T-shirts with genuine Japanese motifs. All T-shirts are produced in their workshop in downtown Tokyo.

  • ORGANIC COTTON T-SHIRT FEATURING SAKE BREWERY TENTAKA

    Regular Price:

    $38.15

    Kume T-Shirt Tentaka

    This T-shirt features the Japanese sake brewery "TENTAKA". It is an old brewery and the founder was famous for stating that if a sake was not dry it should not be called alcohol. The T-shirt is part of the brewery collection of Kume T-Shirt company. This collection uses logos and other motif typical for sake brands to decorate its T-shirts. 

    This t-shirt has been made using 100% organic cotton grown in Japan and the production process only used green energy.


18 Item(s)