Zokin are traditional Japanese dust rags which are hand stitched from leftover or re-purposed cotton cloth. They stem from a time in Japan when textiles were expensive, precious and scarce. Garments and bed coverings were patched and patched and patched again – becoming Boro textiles – antique examples of which are highly sort after today. …
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Hand made Socks
using Naturally Dyed Yarn
Warm, soft and hardwearing woollen socks with vintage style.
All the yarn for these socks is dyed using natural materials foraged from hedgerow, larder and garden.
Each pair of socks is unique so don’t delay if you have a particular favourite, they may be gone next time!