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Japanese Textile Design

These beautiful prints are salesman's samples of kimono cloth designs. Salespeople would bring these pieces to kimono makers in order to showcase the different patterns available. With its origins as

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Dark Side of Typography

printsandthings: “I could go on the Oxford Asian Textile Group’s first outing of 2011 to see Japanese textiles at the Ashmolean Museum… …One of the most wonderful things, in my opinion, was a huge (C19?) pattern book, full of all the different stencil patterns that could be printed onto fabric to make into a kimono…”

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Japanese textile design www.lab333.com https://www.facebook.com/pages/LAB-STYLE/585086788169863 http://www.labstyle333.com www.lablikes.tumblr.com www.pinterest.com/labstyle

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