Katazome Tote (Kiku & Karakusa)
Tote bag made of vintage "katazome" textile from Japan.
This vintage indigo textile, found in a small town in Nagano, Japan, has intricate patterns of Kiku (chrysanthemum) and Karakusa (arabesque) printed with “katazome,” a traditional stencil dye technique. The vintage cotton fabric is approximately 100 years old, was once part of a kimono dress. The tote is fully lined with ecru cotton fabric. Perfect, unique market tote for everyday use.
H38 x W47 x D14 cm, Including handle H69cm
H15 x W18.5 x D5.5 cm, Including handle H27 Inches
Only 1 bag is available. Due to the nature of vintage fabric, the product may have fades, fabric pulls, wears, stains, small holes or patches. We hope you will enjoy this special richness and variation which are qualities of repurposed fabric.
Hand-sewn in Brooklyn, NY with textile from Japan.