Tote (Tsuta & Karakusa)
Tote bag made of vintage furoshiki (wrapping cloth) from Japan.
This vintage indigo textile, found in a small town in Nagano, Japan, has patterns of Tsuta kamon (ivy family crest) and Karakusa (arabesque) printed with "tsutsugaki," a traditional dye technique. The vintage cotton fabric is approximately 100 years old in great condition. Fully lined. Perfect, unique market tote for everyday use.
H38 x W47 x D14 cm, Including handle H69cm
H15 x W18.5 x D5.5 inches, 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 NYC with textile from Japan.