Okinawa once had a bitter history of whaling whales, reducing the number to a critical extent. Fortunately, the population has gradually recovered and the whale paradise as it used to be revived. For the future of whales, we want to regain the sea where they can live in peace.
It is made by hand using the traditional method of casting. Cast dyeing is a pattern dyeing method in which a dye is poured into a fabric that has been dye-proofed with a special glue, and only the pattern part is dyed as needed.
Unlike prints, which have a color on only one side, dyeing dyes the thread itself, so the main feature is that there is no front or back side.
A craftsman takes time and effort to dye it by hand. That's why the finish is different. There are shades, softness of dyes, and bleeding that cannot be printed. The taste of handwork is different one by one.
And please enjoy the softness you get used to.
||36 cm x 90 cm
||100% cotton Tokuoka
||made in Japan