LuRu Home

Vintage Indigo Longevity Pouch

$55.00

Vintage Indigo Longevity Pouch

LuRu Home

$55.00

Description:

Lan Yin Hua Bu, known in English as Nankeen and Blue Calico, is a natural indigo hand dye process that originated in China 3,000 years ago. Purveyors Luru Home collected this dappled vintage cotton textile in Northern China. This pouch makes great storage for makeup, tech gadgets and other nicknacks - or a lovely gift for a creative friend.  Read more about Nankeen and Homespun fabrics here.

Specification:

  • 11 x 5 inches (28 x 13 cm)
  • limited edition (one of six made)
  • sewn in New York

Material(s):

  • exterior is vintage indigo Chinese Nankeen cotton hand-dyed with natural indigo in Shanghai over 50 years ago
  • interior is vintage Shanghainese homespun ticking
  • Brass zipper with gross-grain ribbon binding