Big Blue Boro

Closeup view of one of Carol’s favorite antique Japanese indigo boro!

Focus on Indigo part IV, Katazome

Today I present two katazome items, one from the SFAPA show and one from my personal collection. Click on the images to get a closer look. The first is from the Cavin-Morris Gallery in New York. It’s a stunning katabira (帷), an unlined (hitoe 単衣) ramie (jofu 上布) kimono for summer wear. This would have…