Where can you buy a shiki futon? If you’re in Japan–where the shiki futon is an essential part of the sleeping culture–it’s easy to find a good one. But for many of us in the United States or other foreign countries, it’s difficult to find a local retailer carrying high-quality, affordable and authentic shiki futons.

So we’ve surveyed thousands of visitors to our website to ask about the best place to buy a shiki futon and results are below.

Where to Buy a Shiki Futon

Tuft & Needle

Tuft & Needle is an online-only bed company that has designed their own line of modern-style Japanese shiki futons. Tuft & Needle has blended innovation with tradition, using high-quality materials and boutique design to yield a sort of “improved” shiki futon. Also available on Amazon.com, they provide free shipping in the US and maintain a good reputation for delivering exceptional customer service. Visit Tuft & Needle »

White Lotus

White Lotus is an organic mattress and bedding store based in New Jersey and they make a line of Japanese-style shiki futons. They offer a variety of custom futon options filled with organic cotton. Visit White Lotus »


Amazon and its merchant marketplace also carries a selection of shiki futons and other related Japanese bedding. Visit Amazon.com »

Are We Missing A Shiki Futon Merchant?
If you know other merchants (both e-commerce site or a local brick & mortar shop) please let us know in the comments below or via our contact form.

One Response to “Buy a Shiki Futon”

  1. Adam Close 15 June 2013 at 3:58 am #

    Tuft and Needle is where we are looking to buy our Shikibuton.

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