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Aizome -Traditional Indigo Dyeing-
A Japanese indigo dyeing studio Kosouen has still kept dyeing in an authentic and traditional method. You will dye a handkerchief by soaking and rubbing the cloth repeatedly in a vat filled with indigo liquid. You will take it home as a souvenir.
・Imagine what pattern you would like
・Fold a handkerchief and tie it with rubber bands or strings to design
・Soak the fabric repeatedly in a vat filled with indigo liquid
・Wash the dyed handkerchief and it's ready to take it home
*Check out the website of "Kosoen"
2 hour (approx.)
Approximate Transportation Expenses
▷by buses - - - JPY ¥1,000 /person
▷by taxis - - - JPY ¥5,000 /taxi
▷by a chartered vehicle - - - JPY ¥7,000 /hr
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