This cover is produced by iwamoto senni in kyoto. /// made to order - it will take 2 to 4 weeks to make ///. 100% cotton, soft double gauze.
Number of inputs (threads) 190. This double gauze is made by the traditional japanese "wazarashi" method, which takes a lot of time and effort. The fabric is carefully washed to remove impurities so as not to damage the fibers, making it soft and comfortable to the touch. The fabric is made of 100% natural cotton, and is of high quality, made in japan from weaving to dyeing. Its strength is three times greater than that of standard fabrics.
It is very breathable and water-absorbent, so you can stay cool in summer and warm in winter, so you can stay comfortable all year round. We make our products based on the sizes that are customarily used in japan. The same "single size" may not be the same as the single size in your country. Please be sure to check the size carefully before placing your order.
Single size 205 x 105cm (80.7 x 41.3). Single long size 215 x 105cm (84.6 x 41.3). Semi double size 215 x 125cm (84.6 x 49.2).
Double size 215 x 145cm (84.6 x 57). Queen size 215 x 160cm (84.6 x 62.9). How to order customized sizes.
As detailed in the item image, this cover does not have a gusset like our other futon covers. It is simply two rectangular pieces of cloth sewn together on three sides (one side fastener).
So if you want to order a size to fit your futon, please measure the circumference of the length and width and let us know (height information is not necessary). That way we can make a more accurate fit for you.
For ease of use, we will make the cover with fabric about 2 inches (5 cm) larger than that size. If you would like to order a cover larger than our queen size (84" x 62" / 215 x 165cm), please select "custom over queen". 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. It usually takes 2 weeks to reach destination. // 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 japanese soft gauze cotton double layered.