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Moka-momen
(Moka cotton)

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History (Origins)

This style flourished from the Bunka-Bunsei Eras (1804–29) through to the Tempo Era (1830–44) as Moka-sarashi (Moka bleached cotton).

Characteristics (Techniques and Materials)

Everything from cotton growing to thread-spinning, dyeing and weaving is carried out by hand.
The result is durable, high-quality cotton material with a delightfully simple texture.

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Contact Information

Moka Momen Kaikan
2162-1, Aramachi, Moka-shi, Tochigi, 321-4305
TEL: +81-285-83-2560

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Additional Remarks : Moka Momen Kaikan

The thread is carefully spun and dyed for each and every handmade craft object. We hope you will hold one in your hands and appreciate for yourself the texture and gorgeous colors of the cotton.

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