INDIGO KASURI

27.00

Description

A medium weight Kasuri fabric, made out of 100% cotton, using on the warp a fine-count cotton and for the weft a slub yarn to create a softness and to keep the strength of the fabric. This design is unbalanced vertically and horizontally and gives a subtle color variation. The beauty of these traditional Japanese Kasuri fabric is the technique of the yarn dyes and the metric composition of these yarns combined into a woven fabric. These fabrics are originally for traditional Japanese kimonos, but you can perfectly use them for shirting, trousers, jackets or interior purposes. Please note: according to tradition this fabric is only 39cm wide.

SKU

SHIM-0001-BLUE-1

Weight

155gsm

Width

39cm

Purpose

blouses, interior, jackets, shirting, tops, trousers

Material

Materials: CO - Cotton

Composition: 100%CO

Characteristics

Structure: Plain weave

Technique: Kasuri

Feature: Abstract

Country

Japan

Supplier

Shimogawa

Shimogawa Orimono is a Japanese heritage manufacturer with over 73 years of experience. They are known for contributing to the international recognition of Kasuri, a traditional Japanese fabric which has been woven with fibers dyed specifically to create patterns and images in the fabric. The company is actively facilitating collaborations with textile designers, fashion houses and artists outside of Japan, adapting the traditional technique to the clothing designers’ creative requirements.

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