M Gradation is a general store that sells a variety of handmade goods made by artists active in Iwakuni City and other areas. In the store, you can find cloth goods such as pouches and bags, as well as ceramic works by young artists. In addition, M Gradation has been supporting the Hiroshima Toyo Carp, a professional baseball team in Hiroshima Prefecture whose members include former Yankees pitcher Hiroki Kuroda. Since 2014, M Gradation has been selling handmade goods authorized by the Hiroshima Toyo Carp baseball team, attracting Carp fans from all over Japan.
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At M Gradation, you can find handmade items that are unique to the world. You can find a variety of unique items such as small Japanese patterned items made by remaking old kimonos, and hairpins made of tsumami-zaiku, a traditional Japanese craft. The store also sells a variety of bright, pop-art Carp-approved goods in red, the team color of the Hiroshima Toyo Carp, and is crowded with fans.