Fabric : unbleached cotton 100 %. Fabric size : 80.7 x 80.7 (205 cm x 205 cm). Filling : natural cotton (not organic) 100 % weight of filling approx.7.9 lbs / 3.6 kg. This kotatsu futon fits kotatsu table in rectangle shape (80 cm x 120 cm / 31" x 47"). Fabric size : 96.4 x 80.7 (245 cm x 205 cm). 9.9 lbs / 4.5 kg. This kotatsu quilt is great as an inner material. How would you like to craft the cover for this to match your home decor by yourself. Or our "nagomi" fabric cover will also perfectly fit this item. Each item may look slightly different from what you receive because this product is handmade. You can check how our futon craftsman make it on youtube.
// how to care //. Our kotatsu futon have natural cotton filling. Natural cotton is not washable. Please air out in the sun regularly to keep it fluffy. Please use cover to protect the fabric from dirt if you need.
We make futons and covers based on japanese standard. It might different from that of your country's. Please check carefully before you order. 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 cotton fabric and silk tuft, natural cotton filling.