Where to Buy a Japanese Bed

Where can you buy a Japanese bed? Based on reader feedback and our own independent testing, we curated a list of the best Japanese bed stores here on our resources page. Please contact us if you would like to suggest a store for this page.

Tuft & Needle (Online)

Tuft & Needle is an online store specializing in the newer, contemporary style of shikibutons that you will find in Japan today. The Tuft & Needle Bed is a unique shikibuton design handcrafted with improved materials such as premium foam, more durable and comfortable compared to the traditional cotton shikibuton. Their shikibutons are handmade in California and the company has an excellent reputation for customer service and fine quality. Ther shikibuton is rated 5 stars on Amazon.com and also available on the Tuft & Needle official website where you get a 30-night sleep trial. Visit Store »

Sleep Exquisite (Los Angeles, CA)

Sleep Exquisite is a Japanese furniture boutique in Los Angeles, CA and they offer Japanese style futons along with other furniture items such as cabinetry, shoji screens and lighting. If you live in the Los Angeles area, it's worth checking out their selection of fine items in person. Visit Store »

J-Life (Online)

J-Life is an online store that carries a variety of traditional Japanese-themed goods including shikibutons. They have an established history as a shikibuton seller on the web, but there have been negative criticisms about their manufacturing quality and lack of customer service. Visit Store »

White Lotus (Online)

White Lotus is an online store specializing in organic bedding and mattresses. They offer a cotton mattress that is similar in design to a Japanese shikibuton. They are one of the few options available if you are looking for a 100% organic option for a shikibuton. Visit Store »