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Fabric shop in Nara with noren in front of the entrance

Noren is a traditional Japanese curtain. Noren is hung in doorways or in windows and on walls. Noren is made of many different materials.

Usage[change | change source]

Noren are used by service locations as protection from sun, wind and dust. [1]

References[change | change source]

  1. O'Donoghue, J. J. (2017-01-14). "Curtain call: Examining the evolution of Japan's humble 'noren'". The Japan Times. Retrieved 2021-07-14.