Tsubaki or “Red Camellia, is a very popular flower in Japan. It represents love. It flowers on early spring (or even late winter) when still cold and there are not so many flowers to be seen yet. The camellia tree was considered sacred and its wood was used in New Year rituals to drive away evil.The Maki-e Tsubaki iPhone case contains gold foil and urushi. The design decoration is handmade, while the main design is printed.
This product is made with Urushi, which contains urushiol, a substance that may cause allergic skin rash on contact (specially on liquid form) We carefully look into delivering complete dry products to reduce any allergic threat. Consult your health advisor for more details.