Japanese Futon Quilt, Artisan Handmade, Baby Size (Filling: Organic Cotton 100%, Fabric: Organic Cotton)

US$105

Varastossa

Kuvaus

 

production time 2 to 3 weeks
Our futons are made to order, so production takes time.

 

Futon Quilt made of organic cotton Baby Size (fabric size 41.3″ x 53.1″/ 105 cm × 130 cm – when it’s filled with cotton filling   37.4″ x 47.2″ / 95 x 120 cm)

It’s designed to fit children up to 3.6 feet (110 cm) in height.

The filling and the fabric are both organic cotton. 

The color of natural cotton, the color of the fabric as it is. Small brown dots can be seen, they are part of the cotton and are harmless to the body. They are visible because they have not been bleached.
It is the best quality fabric, like a seamless match with our natural cotton filling.

 

*Kakefuton (quilt) only, shikifuton (mattress) is not included.

 

*Description of the fabric

sikibuton

 

Certified Organic Cotton

Organic cotton, the raw material used for the filling, is grown by the bioRe Project(*1), a social project in India, and is grown organically, without the use of pesticides or chemical fertilizers.

This project not only reduces environmental impact but also ensures socially fair production. In addition, it has been inspected and certified by a third-party certification organization based on strict standards that cover everything from the fields to the spinning process.

Also, we at Futon Tokyo do not use any chemicals in the process of turning raw cotton into cotton filling. The safety of our work process is certified by OEKO-TEX(*2). This certification is given only to products that have passed the world's strictest inspection standards and are recognized as safe. The most strict of these requirements, Class 1, was obtained in 2023.

 

The bioRe Project (*1)

The bioRe project was initiated by the Swiss company Remei in India in 1991 and in Tanzania in 1994. It is a social project initiated for sustainable organic cotton production. The project is not just about buying cotton from the farmers, but also about making products that are environmentally friendly and socially fair in all processes, from training in organic farming to the final product, so that the people living in this region can become self-reliant.

The project's activities are also multifaceted, including education for children, infrastructure development for medical care and water sources, financial assistance for farmers, and support for women to become self-reliant. It is known as one of the largest and most advanced projects of its kind in the world.

In 2002, in recognition of these achievements, the United Nations awarded this project the "Sustainable Development Partnership Award" at the 2nd World Environment Summit held in Johannesburg, the capital of the Republic of South Africa.

 

OEKO-TEX® (*2)



We are the first in Japan to receive a certification from OEKO-TEX in the futon manufacturing field. This certificate expresses our craftsmanship and commitment to safety.

OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 is the world's highest level of certification for safe textile products, which is only given to products that have passed strict analytical tests covering more than 350 hazardous chemical substances.  It is a globally recognized safety standard in the textile business that goes far beyond Japanese safety standards, including certification of sustainable factories that take into consideration the impact on the people involved in production and the environment. 
Since its inception in 1992, OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 certification has been awarded more than 200,000 times, and demand for this certification continues to grow worldwide.

Video of Cotton Carding

 

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Paino 8.81 lbs (naula)
Mitat 53.14 × 41.33 × 3.94 in (tuuma)
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