The Horse Hair Mane brush is very soft, much softer than the black horse hairbrush, and is perfect for finishing off a nice shine.
Shoji Works makes fine brushes in Kakogawa, Japan. Founded in Taisho 14, Shoji Works preserved traditional techniques of brush-making, much of which is done by hand. Shoji Works is particular about using wood for the handle. Wood brings forth a sense of warmth that heals and comforts you with its gentle touches. With frequent use, the color and shape change over time to fit you. It is a product that is alive and grows with you. Not only does Walnut wood look good, but it is also durable.