Vintage Japanese Indigo Boro Placemat
Vintage Japanese Boro Placemats
Handmade vintage Japanese Zokin placemats make a unique tabletop feature. Traditionally made in Japan as a household utility cloth, these style of zokins have been used to clean temples and homes for centuries.
This zokin is made up of layers of cotton fabrics, often from futons or clothing, sewn together with a sashiko stitch.
They are wonderful as place mats or table centres in a simple setting.
Hand Made in Japan. This is a vintage item and may show signs of its' previous life.
Style A Black/ Grey Stripe 20.5cm x 26.5cm
Style D Striped 24cm x 30cm
Style E Indigo/Red 25.5cm x 28.5cm
Wash by hand and dry in the sun as needed.
Accessories and other items not included. This listing is priced for one zokin only, please select multiples in the drop down menu.
Please keep in mind that all vintage items have been used and may exhibit signs of their past life, such as minor scratches, some fading or general wear. Whilst we describe items as accurately as possible, please be aware some very minor flaws may not be noted. If you would like additional details or photos of any of our listed items please ask before purchasing. Colours may vary based on your computer monitor settings.