We are developing products that combine Kyoto’s tradition with the latest trends.
“kyo-takamorie” is one of attractive tradional dye technique called “kyo-yuzen” with powerfull impact. instead of ordinal dye poweder of “kyo-yuzen”,they are using special foam urethane dye powder for cubic pattern.so the general “kyo-yuzen” dye technique is evoluved to three dimension art technique.”kyo-takamorie” are all hand made by the traditional art craftmen. with special varietion of dye powder,they will become cubic , vivid and powerful impression arts.even simple pattern will be vivid art. this is “kyo-takamorie”
promotion of technique : little romance co.,ltd
“kyo-yuzen dyed” is one of famous kyoto local brand in japan. it is very popular for traditional “kimono” fabrics. the middle of “edo” epoch,it had made by mr.yuzen-sai miyazaki who was painter of japanese traditional goods in kyoto. so called “yuzen dyed”. one the early of “meiji” epoch, it had madified technique for screen pattern print by mr.jisuke hirose in kyoto.then it was very popular in japan. “hachiman”brand also using this technique as kyoto brand.
persimmon dyed is japanese acient technique as natural dye powder.mainly using for painting of wall. but with using for textile dyed,it has validity for water reperlant and strongness. it was using normal wear from long time ago in japan.now persimmon dyed colours are special as natural dye instead of chemical dyed colours. it is using for leather as natural tan also. “hachiman”brand is using persimmon dyed with organic cotton for nice fitting touch.
warp yarn is dyed by natural indigo from india with five times dyed. natural indigo is selected well all over india. so this natural indigo colour is very nice,not different from chemical indigo.since straight yarn is using,it will be vintage finsh with hard washing. with weft yarn density reducting,it took softness finsh.weight weight is 13onz. woven by sattle. so vintage type denim fabrics.
“hachiman”brand is selecting special t-shirts textile fabrics in japan. mainly natural cotton yarn is used with polyurethan for fitting well. with these selected textile fabrics,making garment in japan.
Oroganic cotton is the cotton that is grawing up on the place of not using chemical powder during 3years.so organic cotton is no usual cotton, but special cotton for echologically and tender for the earth. the concept of hachiman is”gently enfolding the fighting man.” so hachiman is using well organic cotton.
Vegitable dye is really ecological dye with natural powder. not only ecological but also taking special colour and special finish that never take by chemical powder. hachiman is tie up with kisogawa-senjyu co.,ltd and using pong dye and/or madder dye ect.