Random facts about Japanese beds and futons

If futon aren’t aired, humidity causes the down to be compressed and lose its fluffiness

Cotton futon started as a luxury product in the 17th century. In some fishing villages, in contrast, bedding was stuffed with seaweed

“Until quite recently, thickly padded and capacious garments with sleeves were worn in winter instead of quilts and coverlets” Things Japanese pg 26

2 Comments

  1. marshelle said,

    August 5, 2009 at 11:50 pm

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    August 8, 2009 at 10:47 pm

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