Shipping information and Christmas deadlines
30 November - Last Japan Post standard postal orders to UK, Europe, Asia.
1 December - HOW to send last FedEx box to Australia
3 December - Last FedEx orders to UK & Europe
10 December - last FedEx orders to Asia
16 December - last FedEx orders to USA
We ship direct from Japan.
USA, Australian, Canadian and Russian customers have fewer shipping options due to the suspension of service by Japan Post during the pandemic. USA & Canadian customers have some products which can be sent direct from the US. Customers in the EU and UK now pay VAT (Value Added Tax) with their order. If it's over 150 euros they will be charged upon receipt of the order.
What We Do
Hands On Workshop (HOW) brings the rich tradition and superior quality of Japanese artisan crafts directly to your door.
Our curated selection of contemporary products are sourced from exclusive Japanese manufacturers, with our team in Kobe shipping orders.
We're always adding new products to our shop to bring you the best of Japanese craft kits, tools and accessories.