The pic is of single size. Fabric : oda wazarashi (japanese gauze) cotton 100 %. Filling : organic cotton 100 % weight of filling approx. 13.2 lbs / 6.0 kg (single size). Certified by control union on the basis of gots (global organic textile standard).
This is japanese shiki futon (futon mattress) made by our futon craftsman. In modern times the bleaching process involves dyeing and processing the fabric while stretching it through a machine. However, the traditional manufacturing method, wazarashi, does not pull or stretch the cloth; instead, it is slowly and thoroughly processed for about three days in a cauldron, almost completely removing any impurities, without stressing the fiber.
To get the appearance of pure cotton wazarashi fabric, pigments / fats, impurities etc. Attached to the cotton are removed, taking the textile's natural form to the very limit.
Each item may look slightly different from what you receive because this product is handmade. We make futons and covers based on japanese standard. Even if they are the same "single size", they are different sizes. Please check the size carefully before ordering. Our standard size for futon mattresses.
Fabric size 78 x 39 in / 200 100 cm. Finished size 75 x 35 in / 190 x 90 cm. Thickness when it's new over 4 in / 10 cm. Fabric size 82 x 39 in / 210 100 cm.
Finished size 78 x 35 in / 200 x 90 cm. Fabric size 86 x 39 in / 220 100 cm. Finished size 82 x 35 in / 210 x 90 cm. Fabric size 82 x 49 in / 210 125 cm.Finished size 78 x 45 in / 200 x 115 cm. Fabric size 82 x 55 in / 210 140 cm. Finished size 78 x 51 in / 200 x 130 cm. Fabric size 82 x 62 in / 210 160 cm. Finished size 78 x 58 in / 200 x 150 cm.
With regard to craftsman-made products etc. // visitors to japan //.We welcome you to visit our real shop in tokyo. Please check our web to know our location. Are they really chemical free. We don't use any chemical materials such as insecticides, toxic solvents and flame retardants.
We sterilize our cotton by heat. How does futon smell like. We can't say it smells nothing. It subtly smells of the oil of cotton. It's difficult to describe what it is like.
It'll be removed eventually in a couple of weeks. Most of the people don't mind it but some people who is sensitive to smell might mind. How long does a futon mattress last. Futon mattress (shiki futon) lasts for 3 years and futon quilt (kake futon) lasts for 5 years in general.
They eventually lose the softness by being pressed by body. This item is made of organic cotton got certified and silk tuft, wazarashi japanese gauze cotton.