"Tie-dyed Pea" Steel Blue【Hand-dyed Tenugui】
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This japanese towel is dyed using traditional hand dyeing techniques unique to Japan called "Chusen".The back side is the same design.The back side is not white.You can use it without worrying about the front and back.
≪ Design ≫
"Tie-dyed Pea" ("Mame Shibori")
A round, pea shaped tie-dyed design. This motif is typical of tie-dyed cotton.
This pattern, which reminds the viewer of eyes, has the meaning of a talisman against evil.
It is thought to be good to carry this with you wherever you go, as a charm to protect against danger and a prayer for good health.
≪ Color ≫
Steel Blue (Tetsu Kon)
A color between steel and navy. Dark with blue shades.
A navy blue color. Navies are purple-blues, but this steel blue has hints of green.
Also called the "victory" color.
From around 1185 to 1333, the samurai favored the vigor of simple indigo dye. Because the Japanese for "dark indigo" sounds like the Japanese for "victory" it became a lucky color. Since then, it has been known as a strong color, favored by samurai and warriors who desire victory.
|Country of Manufacture||Japan|
|material||100% cotton 30 count yarn used|
|washing||When washing use a mild detergent.|