Make Traditional Life
with Modern Chirimen
Isshiki Chirimen is arranged Tango Chirimen, a crape which has been existed since Edo period, into modern look. Issiki Chirimen proposes a life style with Japanese tradition.
The characteristic of Chirimen is its wrinkled fabric. The unevenness is not created by embossing. It is formed by craftsmanship of weaving and washing and rubbing the fabric in hot water. Nowadays, Tango, located in Kyoto is the only place practicing this traditional manufacturing process.