Lamé thread originated from the gold thread manufacturing method which in Japan is made only in Kyoto. It can be made in various strengths and thicknesses, and is made by coloring a film of synthetic fiber, and finely chopping it with the core material. There are various kinds of core materials and coloring agents, and there are various ways of twisting it. Lamé thread that memorizes shapes also came about when out-of-the-box thinking was applied to the core materials.
GOLD AND SILVER THREAD︎
Traditional Kyoto thread boasting gold and silver sparkles and color for decorating fabrics and for embroidery.
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Kyo Kumihimo braid made in a workshop in Kyoto Uji, is a traditional material born from the technique of braiding together more than three threads of yarn.
FIBER UPCYCLED MATERIAL︎
This is a new material that is made by separating waste fibers by color and upcycling it as a raw material, giving it added value with original colors and fiber properties.