The online magazine HIGHLIGHTING JAPAN

The online magazine HIGHLIGHTING JAPAN is published once a month by the Japanese government to help readers better understand Japan today.

もっと知りたい、伝えたい。日本の’今’をアップデート ~ オンライン・マガジン HIGHLIGHTING JAPAN

#148 September 2020FABULOUS FABRICS

Fabric weaving and dyeing techniques have a long history in Japan and have been integral to the development of a sophisticated fashion culture epitomized by the kimono as well as numerous other unique fabric forms. In this month's Feature, we take a close look at some of the representative fabrics of Japan and their wide range of uses.