Ita Cushion cover
This cushion cover was dyed by Japanese traditional technique "Ita jime Shibori" in Amami island, Japan. The studio was handed method down from one generation to another. the parts of method is following same technique of traditional Kimono dyeing.
dyed with Indian indigo about 3-4 times
rhaphiolepis indica var umbellata dye 2 times ( known as mud dye.)
in total 5-6 times, it depend on weather and dyestuff condition.
Colour combination gives you impression of beautiful blue behind the dark colour dyed by mud.
MADE IN JAPAN
Attention: Hand-wash with water or lukewarm water (under 30℃)using a mild detergent.
Do not soak. wash separately.
Shape garment and leave to dry, Avoid sunlight due to vegetable dye.
Do not use harsh detergents that contain alkaline soap, bleaches or brightener.