Kaku Dako Kite Kit

With this handcrafted kit, creating your own Japanese-inspired kite is easy and mess-free.
created by

Matthew Tait

$15.00 $ 9.99

created by

Matthew Tait

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Prancing Paper

Inspired by traditional Japanese kites, Matthew Tait's easy-to-use paper and bamboo kit makes it simpler than ever to craft your own flying machine. Printed with eye-catching, graphic patterns and engineered precisely for mess-free set-up, your kite will be ready to soar in no time. Once finished, simply stick your creation in the included cardboard briefcase to keep it safe, sound, and free of tears. Ideal for kite lovers and design aficionados, whatever the occasion. Handmade in Michigan.


Made in Michigan

Matthew Tait is an artist and product designer based in Detroit, Michigan. Through his studio TAIT Design Co., founded in 2013, he has launched a successful line of products ranging from small well-crafted functional toys to handsome and detailed pieces for the home. His work exhibits a refined touch and focuses on product experience and functionality, with an exceptional eye for detail, use of material, and form.

Handmade Made in the USA
Made from
polyester, cardboard, kraft paper, bamboo
Kite: 12.5" L x 19" W; Tail: 38" L
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