As we all know that traditional Japanese culture is based on a lot of strict rules and principles. There are a lot of difference between traditional dining room decorating and traditional Japanese decoration. Let us see the differences between traditional Japanese decoration and modern traditional dining room decorating. Japanese traditional dining room decor is considered to be quiet beautiful and charming. These traditional designs were brought from long ago years ago, and some of these designs still remain and they are very traditional and still preserved by many families.
We will start our discussion about traditional Japanese traditional dining room decorating with a look at some of the most popular traditional Japanese furniture and their designs. If you have traditional dining room design in your home then you can start decorating it with traditional Japanese furniture. When it comes to traditional Japanese traditional decoration, you will find there is a big difference between the western traditional dining room decoration and the traditional Japanese traditional decoration. Here you will find some traditional Japanese home decoration ideas and their inspiration from the history of Japanese.
As I said before, traditional Japanese decor is based on Zen Buddhist principles, so most of traditional Japanese design reflects this traditional belief. The first item in traditional dining room decorating is a small vase, which is used to store cut flowers and it also stores rice. Another item in a traditional Japanese home decoration is a bowl which is used to serve the food. In olden days, the rice bowl was made from cast iron but nowadays they use porcelain or stainless steel bowls which are really beautiful.
Then, the next item is the traditional Japanese chopsticks. These chopsticks are made from wood, so if you use wood chopsticks, make sure that the wood is properly seasoned and cleaned. Then, next item in traditional Japanese dining is the traditional Japanese table which is a round table with four chairs around it. In front of the table, you can use a center piece or a screen that is very traditional Japanese design.
Besides, you will find that the Japanese use a lot of candles and incense which is very traditional Japanese design. You can add these objects by making an arrangement on the table which is a traditional Japanese design. Then, they use rice paper which is flat and thin. This object is used to hold the thin slats of the candle.
Then, Japanese use kimono cloth for the table cloth. The cloth is mainly used to make the surrounding of the table look traditional. The cloth is actually used to protect the guests from dirt and dust. Besides, the use of the sushi board is also traditional Japanese design. These boards are made up of bamboo, and they have the pictures of dragons and koi fish printed on them.
Besides, the traditional dinner table is also very traditional Japanese design. In fact, most of the traditional dinner tables are actually family heirloom and their cost is also very much expensive. So, this is why Japanese families do not use traditional dining room decor items. Rather, they use items that are antique and they are very much affordable.
In fact, there are lots of traditional dinner items that you can find in Japan. They include chopsticks, sushi plates, tea cups, stirrers and many more. However, traditional dinner items in Japan are not only limited to chopsticks, bowls and mugs. In fact, you will find that in traditional dinner in Japan, you will also find many different traditional dinner designs and they are as follows: