TemariKai

TemariKai Shop - Japanese Temari, Supplies & Gifts

Poughkeepsie, New York · 2137 Sales

TemariKai

TemariKai Shop - Japanese Temari, Supplies & Gifts

Poughkeepsie, New York 2137 Sales On Etsy since 2009

5 out of 5 stars
(360)

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Announcement   It's that time of year! Holiday goodies are being added each day - both temari and collectables. Copies of the book "Temari - the Geometric Shapes and Needlework" are well-stocked as are Rainbow Gallery metallic threads. C-10 rulers and tekobari arriving from Japan this week. *** -Important for International Customers - please be sure to include your phone number in the order comments - this is required for Customs and shipping.

Announcement

Last updated on Nov 25, 2017

It's that time of year! Holiday goodies are being added each day - both temari and collectables. Copies of the book "Temari - the Geometric Shapes and Needlework" are well-stocked as are Rainbow Gallery metallic threads. C-10 rulers and tekobari arriving from Japan this week. *** -Important for International Customers - please be sure to include your phone number in the order comments - this is required for Customs and shipping.

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Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(360)
13flightsofancy

13flightsofancy on May 5, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

I just started making temari and this really is the perfect thread for dividing.

13flightsofancy

13flightsofancy on May 5, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

I just started making temari...these make it so much easier.

13flightsofancy

13flightsofancy on May 5, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

I just starting temari. These are so great! I can't wait to make one with a bell or a shaker inside.

DD Sety

DD Sety on Apr 26, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

a labor of love is always a beautiful thing to behold.

tegreenway

tegreenway on Mar 8, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

gorgeous presentation...lovely color and design...

tegreenway

tegreenway on Mar 8, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

fun to wear...beautiful colors....pretty design

tegreenway

tegreenway on Mar 8, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

beautiful design....i love the colors..

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Shop policies

Last updated on May 21, 2017
Thanks for visiting. The shop offers various helpful and fun supplies & tools for temari-making along with finished pieces. We're happy to meet your custom order needs, just drop us a convo or email. TemariKai does business as Puffin Stuff, Inc. and will show as that in transaction records. Please be sure to read the shop polices. Visit TemariKai.com for extensive information and help about and for making Temari, the embroidered thread-wrapped balls that are an ancient folk art of Japan.

Accepted payment methods

  • Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
  • Money Order
  • Check
Returns and exchanges
Should there be a problem, please get in touch and we'll do all we can to make it right. Complaints offered only in feedback can't help us solve your problem, or avoid them in the future. Unopened, unused items may be returned at buyer's expense for purchase price. Shipping charges are not refundable. Please allow reasonable and adequate time for a purchase to be completed and delivered, as well as if a missing item needs to be tracked. Items lost or damaged during shipping require claims processed via the USPS.
Payment
TemariKai Shop accepts Etsy Payments including personal checks (orders will ship after check clears, including PayPal eCheck), money orders and Paypal. Deposits may be required on custom orders. International orders being paid by other than PayPal require International Money Orders (not domestic - there is a difference. Inquire about International MO at your banking institution). Note that all VAT, import taxes and/or customs duties are the responsibility of the purchaser. Thank you!
Shipping
International customers, please include your phone number for customs in the order note. Orders are handled in order of receipt and cleared payment. Wrapped/marked mari are completed from partial construction when ordered. All temari and prepped mari are personally handmade, so please understand that this time and effort can average about a week depending upon items & specifications. Custom items (i.e. special colors for mari, made-to-order temari, etc.) require additional time to prepare. Shipping is by USPS Mail, most appropriate mail class. Insurance is available on request. If you have specific needs such as gift deadlines or need-by dates, be sure to include a note on your order, or check ahead with an email or Etsy convo. We'll do all we can to help. Thank you!
Additional policies and FAQs
Items listed in the TemariKai Etsy Shop are intended for the individual hobbyist and personal collector. If you need multiples of an item for classes, etc., please get in touch and we will work together to meet your needs rather than placing multiple small orders. Prepared mari are intended for limited beginner learning only, not as a substitute for learning these skillls. In no circumstances are prepared mari to be used for resale either as is or as completed temari, or in any judged, evaluated or public showing event such as exhibits, fairs, shows, classes, or in online images. Making temari includes all steps of making the mari, dividing & marking, and stitching.