This image features close up of Japanese tatami mat made of brown bamboo planks. Some of the planks have been sun aged and weathered more than others, there are knots and flaws on them. Tatami mats have for a long time been a staple feature of Asian homes. The tatami mat was originally meant for the nobility and has now become common in most Japanese style households. Tatami mats have come to symbolize the aesthetic of Asian and Japanese home decor. In order to intensify your immersion into Japanese and Asian culture be encouraged to explore by adding traditional tatami mat products to the interior of your home.