Traditional Textile Of Japan
Omi, east area of Shiga prefecture has always been famous for high quality Hemp and Ramie industries since 15th century, Hemp and Ramie was used as tribute gifts for the Shoguns.
Omi has global standard quality textile industries. “Lake Biwa” The greatest lake in Japan is located in Omi. It is thought that the Ramie manufacturing in Omi is located in the best place in Japan so “Lake Biwa” Produces great amount of water. Omi has many types of textile, techniques and experiences to manufacture the fine products.
Natural Ramie textile feels very nice and cool on skin. It has been everyone’s favorite for long time. We want more people to experience about the Wonderful Ramie and Hemp textile.
OmiJofu combining traditional production methods with mechanical mass production and modern and modern clothing design, today’s OmiJofu creates more different new looks.
OmiJofu has original creations made by artists, we have high quality textile and yarn that you can only get here.
Japanese clothing designer, own brand “Laifu”. There are many cooperations with craftsmen all over Japan. Most of the products are designed and developed using various Japan domestic fabric materials. And producer of OmiJofu concept brand “aishoasaco”.