SMALL ORIHON BOOK

  • Japanese accordion book by Awagami papermakers of Tokushima, Japan. The Fujimori family has been making washi paper for 8 generations since 1825.
  • Read our article about the processes of making washi paper and indigo-dyeing at Awagami on The Kindcraft!
  • This traditional Japanese orihon accordion book has a hard cover. The book can be used for writing, sketching, as a photo album, or a scrapbook.
  • Bokashi, or ombre, is the name of the gradient pattern on the cover of the book. This technique is achieved by dipping the paper into the indigo vat multiple times.
  • The cover is momigami crinkle paper, and the pages inside the notebook are smooth heavy-weight ecru paper. There are 20 accordion pages.
  • Hand-dyed with 100% natural aizome indigo by master dyer Mieko Fujimori at Awagami in Tokushima.
  • 100% kozo mulberry paper.
  • Size: 3.75" x 4.75" (9.2 x 12.2 cm)
  • Buy this orihon book individually or as a set.

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The Kindcraft Size Chart

The Kindcraft's womenswear collections are styled for a contemporary loose fit and comfort.

Our clothing is based on American sizes:

Extra Small 00 - 0
Small 2 - 4
Medium 6 - 8 
Large 10 - 12

 

Our column dress fits more loosely, the shirt dress is more fitted. All pants and shorts are loosely elasticated at the center back for easy fit and comfort. The kaftan in the Indigo Collection comes in one size only.

If your size isn't currently available in The Kindcraft Shop, please email lauren@thekindcraft to discuss a custom order. Custom orders are subject to availabity of makers and materials.

Sewn in an ethical setting by local tailors in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Please note that all of our products are handmade and one-of-a-kind. The product you receive will be consistent with this size range, but may not be exactly the same. 

Please see below for our measurement chart, keeping in mind the pants and shorts are loosely elasticated at the center back and will fit within a range.

Measurements are in Inches:

 

Extra Small

 

Small

 

Medium

 

Large

 

 

00

0

2

4

6

8

10

12

Bust

31 1/8

31 3/4

33

34 1/8

35 1/4

36 1/4

37 1/4

38 3/4

Waist (Straight)

25 3/8

26 1/8

26 7/8

27 5/8

28 1/2

29 1/2

30 1/2

32 1/4

Waist (Curvy)

23 7/8

24 5/8

25 3/8

26 1/8

27

28

29

30 3/4

Hip (Straight)

33 1/4

33 7/8

35 1/8

36 3/8

37 1/2

38 1/2

39 1/2

41

Hip (Curvy)

34

34 5/8

35 7/8

37 1/8

38 1/4

39 1/4

40 1/4

41 3/4