Explore the Japanese-Style Home of Two L.A. Tastemakers

Explore the Japanese-Style Home of Two L.A. Tastemakers

By Kelly Vencill Sanchez
The owners of a beloved housewares boutique upsize and remodel their home in Venice.

Keiko and Takuhiro Shinomoto have been sharing their passion for Japanese home goods ever since they arrived in Los Angeles from Tokyo in 2003. Opened the same year, their Tortoise General Store, soon to move from Venice to Mar Vista, has grown into a destination for everything from Hasami porcelain to Japanese woodworking classes and art exhibitions.   

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