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What Is a Tatami Room?. A Japanese tatami room, called a washitsu (or nihonma ), is a room decorated in a traditional Japanese style.

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Zen Room -Portable Japanese Room(Washitsu)- Japanese
Jul 4, 2010 Zen Room -Portable Japanese Room(Washitsu)- Japanese Furniture made by skillful crafstmen. Page 1 of 2.
Executive Washitsu (Japanese-style rooms). Special rooms with private open-air bath. Spacious Japanese room.
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their guests in the. Ohsetsuma (drawing room), located on the left-side of the entrance. Suginoma(Cedar rooms).
Washitsu de wa, hiru wa Tatami no ue ni suwatte seikatsu shimasu. Yoru wa Genzai no atarashii ie ni wa Yooshitsu ga ookute, Washitsu wa amari arimasen.

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The first floor contained a living-dining-kitchen area, a small family room, a bath/utility space and a somewhat ostentatious washitsu (Japanese room) with tatami mats. The second floor had three bedrooms and a second toilet.

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Washitsu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Washitsu (和室), meaning "Japanese-style room(s)", is a Japanese term used as an antonym for the term yōshitsu (洋室), meaning "Western-style room(s).
Mini Encyclopedia <em>Washitsu</em> (Japanese-style room) 和室
Washitsu (Japanese-style room) 和室 わしつ. A washitsu is a room with tatami flooring as opposed to the wooden or tiled floors of the rest of the house.
Washitsu: Japanese Interior Design & Décor | Asian Style by
Jan 27, 2011 This is Part I in a series of posts about the Washitsu design style: “Washitsu” is a Japanese word that refers to the original, authentic style of.
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Another term for washitsu is nihonma (日本間), and the comparative other term for A distinguishing feature of washitsu (or nihonma) is their tatami flooring.
Escape from Washitsu Walkthrough, Hints, Tips, Cheats, Solutions
May 11, 2011 Escape from Washitsu Walkthrough, Hints, Tips, Cheats, Solutions, Help, Guide, Tricks, Answers, Codes, Passwords, Faq, Reviews.

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