The latitude zone spanning from 41 to 46 degrees, which includes Hokkaido, is blessed with abundant temperate hardwood forests. Particularly, the Hokkaido Daisetsuzan mountain range is a treasure trove of high-quality hardwoods. The rich temperate hardwoods in this region offer exceptional materials for Doto-Store's wooden products. By using these resources thoughtfully, we can create environmentally-friendly, long-lasting products that align with our vision of making the world a better place through exceptional design. Let's continue our collaboration with wood suppliers and factories to explore how to maximize the potential of these materials.
Features Over Time:
Changes from a deep tea color to a warm gold hue with use, enhancing its natural shine.
Black walnut wood is one of the world's most sought-after hardwoods, often likened to the "Rolls-Royce of furniture woods." It's prized for its unique texture and distinctive "ink flow" grain patterns. Because it's both rare and beautiful, it comes with a higher price tag.
The wood's calm color tones and stunning grain make it a perfect fit for any interior, whether you prefer a classic or modern style. Black walnut grows slowly in harsh, cold conditions, resulting in a wood that's both sturdy and lightweight. It's easy to work with and finish, and it resists warping and deformation.
The wood's heartwood can vary from deep tea colors to purplish-black or reddish-purple hues, creating a diverse range of looks. It's not just great for making furniture like chairs, tables, and cabinets; it's also a popular choice for high-end car interiors. Black walnut has been a cherished wood for centuries.
This exquisite wood is ideal for adding a touch of luxury to your home or car interiors. Shop now to discover the beauty of black walnut wood!
HOKKAIDO WHITE OAK 楢木
ABOUT HOKKAIDO WHITE OAK
Features Over Time:
Starts lighter than regular oak, gradually turning into a gentle golden hue.
Discover Hokkaido White Oak, also known as "NARA," a remarkable hardwood. It thrives in Hokkaido's unique climate, with cold, dry weather and fertile soil providing the perfect conditions for its growth.
Hokkaido White Oak stands out with its robust character and distinctive wood grain, often resembling the stripes on a tiger's back, shimmering with a subtle silvery touch. This wood is among the most precious and highest-quality hardwoods. It was once known as "Japanese Oak" and commanded top prices in the global wood trade.
Today, Hokkaido White Oak is a rare find. Only local Hokkaido manufacturers have the privilege of sourcing this wood. A few Hokkaido furniture brands still use it, ensuring that their products are 100% Made In Hokkaido.
Embrace the rarity and beauty of Hokkaido White Oak (NARA) in our selection!
在眾多廣葉樹材中，以北海道產的白橡木（楢 NARA）為最珍貴、最高等級的木材，北海道產的白橡木過去曾有輸出至世界各國的輝煌時期，並以「日本橡樹（Japanese Oak）」的名稱進行了世界第一高價的木材交易。
現今由於資源枯竭，北海道產的木材幾乎已經沒有在市面流通，只有北海道當地的製造商才有開採和購入北海道產木材的權利，目前僅剩一部北海道家具品牌仍然堅持使用北海道產木材，確保 100% Made In Hokkaido。
HOKKAIDO ASH 北海道水曲柳木
ABOUT HOKKAIDO ASH
Features Over Time:
Starts light, gradually deepening to a rich golden hue.
Discover Hokkaido Ash, or "TAMO," an exceptional hardwood unique to Hokkaido, Japan.
Notable for its use in the medal cases of the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, this wood thrives in Hokkaido's cold, dry climate and fertile soil.
What makes it special is its distinctive wavy patterns and bold knots, creating a more pronounced color and stronger wood grain compared to oak. TAMO has a warm yet resilient character.
This wood showcases its beautiful grain throughout, with a flexible nature that resists breaking. Its versatility extends beyond furniture to architecture, musical instruments, and sports equipment.
Hokkaido Ash, often called the "Queen of Ash" stands out among hardwoods and adds a touch of mystery to your surroundings. Explore its beauty and strength in our selection!
DŌTŌ FURNITURE Brand philosophy:
We hope to bring century-old trees from Hokkaido, Japan into our homes,
creating furniture that is more versatile, of higher quality,
and has a longer lifespan, to serve us for a lifetime.
This embodies the concept of 「ずっと使い続ける 」,
creating products that can serve you for a lifetime.
100% Made In Hokkaido Japan