A light bandana - blue ocean waves pulled in the center and splayed.
A light bandana - blue ocean waves folded and banded.
A light bandana - blue ocean waves unfolded.
A map of Japan showing the location of Kyoto where light bandanas - blue ocean waves are made.

Light Bandana - Blue Ocean Waves

Regular price $ 14.00

Toiro is a collection of lightweight bandanas with prints inspired by traditional Japanese motifs. The wave pattern originated in ancient Persia and traveled along the Silk Road before finally reaching Japan. The motif, called seigaiha, is treasured by the Japanese, who find eternal peace and happiness in the endless waves.

This bandana is infinitely versatile; wear it around the neck, cover the head, wrap your lunchbox or use it for any other purpose you like. 


  • 100% cotton
  • 21⅝” x 22" after washing
  • Machine wash (laundry mesh bag recommended), shape by hand and line dry
  • Made in Japan

Who Makes it

Yamamoto Jin Shoten of Kyoto is a textile converter that has been in business since the 18th century. Combining tradition with modern taste, they produce apparel and small textile goods. The bandanas are dyed in Osaka and sewn in Kyoto and Osaka.