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ban inoue : kaya pants in carbon


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These straight sided, wide- legged pants with a stretch waist band are simplicity itself. No pockets, buttons or zips distract from the clean line and lightweight comfort- these Japanese made pants are a slightly narrower cut than our lj struthers archer pants, so please consult the measurements for  guidance on fit, or contact our team with any questions.

made in Japan.

colour : carbon - also available in flint and indigo here.
materials : 100% cotton

measurements : 
medium :
• waist 65 - 80cm
• hips 120cm
• length 76cm

large :
• waist 65 - 80cm
• hips 120cm
• length 84cm

washing & care : this fine, net-like textile is woven from pure cotton and stiffened with natural plant starches for presentation. You can expect its texture to become incredibly soft and waffle-ish with wear and washing, as shown in the last picture. Kaya can be machine washed in cold water on a gentle cycle (a laundry bag will help prevent snags) but should not be tumble dried.

Ban Inoue

From the beautiful ancient capital Nara, Ban Inoue make breathable garments in simple styles, allowing the soft texture and natural comfort of their textiles to take focus. Still traditionally woven to this day, kaya is renowned in Japan for a beauty of near spiritual quality, inspiring poetry and ukiyo-e woodblock prints of the Edo period. Today, Ban Inoue wish to preserve the gentle aesthetic and practical properties of kaya cloth with their effortless and naturally comfortable clothing.