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Kimono glasses case - assorted patterns

£18

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This glasses case has been made using the Chirimen technique. 
 
Chirimen is a Japanese weaving technique of different textiles - often silk, but also wool or synthetic fibre fabric - which developed in the late 16th century. In this process the weft thread is kept tighter than the warp thread during the weaving process. This makes the surface slightly wrinkly, which creates an smooth texture. 
 
Please note, the glasses case comes in assorted patterns and colours may vary.

Dimensions

15.5cm x 6cm

Composition

Polyester

Product code

159946

DELIVERY

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  • Europe standard delivery £20
  • Rest of the world standard delivery £30

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About the exhibition
Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk

Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk 

Delve into the rich world of Japanese design, with our range inspired by Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk. The exhibition catalogue tells the story of this iconic garment, while wonderful woodblock prints from the V&A collection depict the classic styles and patterns of kimono. Covetable stationery and accessories reflect the inimitable élan of modern-day Japan.