Tenugui Towel OASA (HEMP)
Tenugui is a traditional rectangular towel made of 100% cotton that is steeped in many decades of Japanese history. The Japanese word “te” means hand and “nugui” describes the aact of wiping. Apart form using this traditional towel for wrapping ones head like a bandanna, it can also be used to wrap gifts, as a decoration for the home. Of course you can use tenugui as a kitchen towel or table napkin. Tenugui is a very durable fabric. We are pleased to introduce to you, this multi functional tenugui that will bring Japanese elegance into your daily life.
Oasa 大麻 means hemp in Japanese. This traditional komon design was designed of a hemp leave, it has been used many decades of Japanese history. Because hemp grow straight forward to the sky, Japanese family uses hemp patterns in baby kimono, to wish their baby’s growth and health.
It uses 100% Japanese cotton fabric and uses nassen method hand-dye.
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Various Location in Japan
Dark Navy x White
12.9″ x 35.4″
Care & Use
- Washer-machine safe, however For best results, please wash by hand in cold water with a washing product that does not contain bleach or a bleaching agent, and wash separate from other garments or fabric.
- Do not tumble dry; but simply hang to dry in the shade. Tenugui dries faster than other kind of towels because of their unique processing.
- If you need to, a warm iron can be used.