Expected Delivery: End of April, 2021
- Original SDA "Kasuri" Loopwheel Fabric
- 100% Cotton
- Irregular Indigo yarns
- Slim fit silhouette
- Chest pocket
- Ribbed collar
Kasuri (or 絣) is the Japanese term for a fabric that has a color range of dyed fibers to create patterns and images within a textile. It is similar to Ikat dyeing, a form of resistance dyeing. Ikat is the predecessor to Kasuri techniques and was first develop during the reign of the Ryukyu Kingdom (modern day Okinawa), around 1200AD. Traditional Japanese fabrics have been produced with this techniques for centuries by highly skilled artisans and is a renowned and revered material for the Japanese.
Crafted in Wakayama with one of the only “Tsuri-Ami” (Circular Loopwheel machine) factories left in the world, the heavyweight loop wheel fabric is crafted painstakingly slowly and carefully.