We hope you had a great year and are ready to finish off the year with a timely celebration.
Ahead of the end-of-year rush, CIBI’s annual Xmas shopping night is on! It’s a great opportunity to drop in and buy some great gifts for your loved ones and friends in a casual and relaxed mood.
We’d also love to thank you all again for a great year, and hope you can find time to enjoy one more night with us before Christmas!
CIBIMAS "CIBI Xmas shopping night"
5-8pm 7th Wed December @CIBI 45 Keele St Collingwood
Before the festive season gets a little frantic, why not enjoy a relaxing and inspiring Saturday evening at Minanoie’s boutique market night, where you can wine, dine and shop in a casual environment, all in one spot.
It’s a great way to indulge in some great artisanal shopping for foods to fashion to things for the home to get ahead of the Christmas rush, enjoy a healthy dinner, and sip a drink or two.
We’ll also have some special surprises to keep the interest and fun levels high.
Come for the shopping, dinner and to enjoy an evening out!
5 - 9pm, Sat 19th November 2016 (Free entry)
At Minanoie, 33 Peel St Collingwood
Shops at Mina night:
> Baker D Chirico - Hamper - http://bakerdchirico.com.au/
> Birken stock - Shoes - https://www.birkenstock.com.au/
> Books at manic - Art & Architecture book - http://www.manic.com.au/
> CIBI - Tableware & Japanese products - http://shop.cibi.com.au/
> FREITAG - Bag & accessory - https://www.freitag.ch/en
> Gelati Pidapipo - Gelati - http://pidapipo.com.au/
> Honey fingers - Honey - http://honeyfingers.com.au/
> Kloke - Fashion/clothes - http://kloke.com.au/
> Luke Furniture - Interior & furniture- http://www.luke.com.au/
> Mac Forbes - Wine - http://macforbes.com/
> Minanoie - Food - http://www.minanoie.com/
> Sunday Ganim - Blanket - https://www.sundayganim.com/
> Tokyobike - Bike & bike accessories - http://www.tokyobike.com.au/
Kamawanu, the leading tenugui maker in Japan and a supplier to CIBI since we opened 8 years ago, will visit us in Melbourne in September. To make the most of their visit, we will have an exhibition at Minanoie featuring over 200 limited design patterns, as well as three tenugui workshops. It’s a great opportunity to deep dive into the history and culture of tenugui, and explore their amazing versatility. And the opportunity to buy limited edition tenugui!!
Thu 15th 6 - 9pm Opening night (free entry)
Workshop: wrapping with Tenugui (free entry)
Fri 16th 1pm Workshop: Tenugui origami $25pp
3pm Workshop: Making accessories out of Tenugui $25pp
6:30pm Tenugui dinner $80pp（Special Tenugui included）
Sat 17th 11am（NEW TIME!） Workshop: Making accessories out of Tenugui $25pp
1pm Workshop: Tenugui origami $25pp
＊Only limited seats are available. Advanced bookings are essential for the workshops and dinner on 16th & 17th. To book or for inquiries please contact: 【firstname.lastname@example.org】
A stunning new style of origami… made with tenugui! You’ll be amazed tenugui can turn into something totally different and useful!
<Date & Time> Fri 16 Sep 1 – 2pm Sat 17 Sep 1 – 2pm
Fee $25pp *including a complimentary Tenugui
Let’s make something fun yet practical from tenugui. You’ll be designed and making your own accessory buttons.
<Date & Time> Fri 16 Sep 3 - 4pm Sat 17 Sep 11 - 12am（NEW TIME!）
Fee: $25 pp *including materials & Tenugui to make accessories
We’re very excited to create this dinner with Kato-san from Kamawanu, to showcase the presentation of a dinner of delicious Minanoie dishes using tenugui. It further expands the universe of Tenugui uses. It’s sure to be a dinner and night to remember, and give you plenty of ideas for dinner parties in the future.
<Date & Time> : Fri 16 Sep 6:30pm -
Fee: $80pp *Special Tenugui included
Workshop: Wrapping with Tenugui
Learn and experience the many ways of wrapping using tenugui. Enjoy learning the many ways to use this super eco-wrapping fabric, as well as great ideas for gift wrapping.
<Date & Time> Thu 15 Sep 6 - 9pm
Free entry *Tenugui purchase required to join in the workshop.
Tenugui is a rectangular piece of hand-dyed fabric that you can use in whatever way takes your fancy. Made with myriad patterns, stories, characters, and styles, it can be a scarf, table runner, tea towel, or interior decor piece to brighten up your day. It’s also a highly versatile tool with a myriad of everyday uses in and around the house, in the outdoors, even camping.
Our tenugui are made by Kamawanu, the leading tenugui maker in Japan. They believe that tenugui are a communication tool between people, the different fabrics and patterns providing a conversation starter to its rich history in Japanese culture. Over the centuries tenugui have been used as a business card, business identity, to wrap things up, as a towel to wipe away sweat and dry things, and even to create something new.
At CIBI, we love how this simple fabric has become woven into cultural history as a simple tool that be used as part of everyday life. Even as you wipe your brow you can enjoy the colour, pattern and history, and the feel of the planet friendly fabric. They have myriad uses, so we keep a supply of them in the house.
MINA NIGHT "Minanoie Boutique Saturday Night Market"
Mina Saturday night market was started in 2013 as an experimental Retail and Food night on a Saturday evening. Our simple idea was “let’s open up our Mina space and share it with the public on an evening occasion”.
Do we call it a market, or do we call it something else? It’s a kind of a market but perhaps it’s just an evening where everyone can call it “home”. Instead of just going out to a restaurant or bar, why not stop in at Mina night on a Saturday evening and enjoy the moment with beautiful products and special Mina food. Sharing our space will be various products from other brands and makers in Melbourne who have a similar vision to us, and are absolutely passionate about what they do!
Mina Night! at Minanoie (everyone’s home) - we look forward to having you all over at our place to enjoy the evening, a place to be inspired and re-energise with all the goodies that are available.
This time at Mina Night, featured friends include Kloke, Tokyobike, Spacecraft, Tarlo & Graham, Honey Fingers, and Mac Forbes Wines – all amazing people we are very excited to see and spend an evening with.
MINA NIGHT "Minanoie Boutique Saturday Night Market"
5-9pm, Saturday 19th March 2016 @ Minanoie (33 Peel St Collingwood)
CIBIMAS Wed night 2nd December
CIBI’s annual xmas shopping event is on with several surprise products just for your xmas! Come and purchase some great gifts for your loved ones and friends. It’s a great way to wrap up your xmas shopping, enjoy a night out, and celebrate the end of 2015.
CIBIMAS "CIBI Xmas shopping night" 5-9pm, 2nd December @CIBI 45 Keele St Collingwood
Mina Night is on again on Saturday 21st, so please join us for an enjoyable evening. We’ll have some summery Japanese food to eat and a wide range of products from brands such as CIBI, Tokyo bike, kloke, Birkenstock, Sunday Ganim, Mac Forbes wine, Honey Fingers locally-produced honey, and lots more on the night.
Minanoie Boutique night market 5-9pm, 21st November 2015 @ Minanoie (33 Peel St Collingwood)
Our online- shop site has been expanded with lots more items to choose from. If you haven’t organized your Xmas shopping yet, save time and check out our on-line store.
It's winter and we like to eat more, sip hot drinks and wear warm clothes. We're looking forward to a Mina night even more enjoyable than the last - we have some new items to share and a surprise menu for the night. It's sure to get you in the groove and out of the winter blues.
5 - 9pm Saturday 25 July 2015 @ Minanoie (33 Peel St Collingwood)
Come & taste Japanese tea and feel younger!
Japanese tea has a lot of catechin (tannin), a bioflavonoid that has both antiviral and antioxidant qualities. Catechin protects the entire body from oxidative damage due to free radicals and other toxins in our environment…
So simply, tea is good for you, and we love it!
We have various teas from our tea farm in Nagasaki that we’ll taste and compare, to help you pick the one you like the best!
Let’s explore CIBI tea time together.
“Japanese tea tasting at CIBI”
10am – 3pm, Sat & Sun 13-14 Jun 2015 (Free tasting)
At CIBI, 45 Keele St Collingwood
Join us for a Saturday evening in our specially curated Mina space where you can enjoy everyday things at your leisure, and take time to discover and perhaps buy some of our practical yet beautiful and timeless products. To accompany the fun vibe we are also creating a tasty Mina take on “platza” food to intrigue your tastebuds, and sate your appetite. Enjoy some wonderful Saturday Mina moments and have your dinner all sorted by the Minanoie kitchen. We are also be showcasing some new bags, porcelain, stationary, glass and more from CIBI.
What: Saturday Mina night market (Free entry)
When: 5 - 9pm, Sat 28 March 2015
Where: Minanoie, 33 Peel St Collingwood