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Lady Farmer's Stripe Monpe Pants
Large Size
Japanese Gardening Pants
100% cotton, Medium Weight
Made in Kyushu, Japan
Style Traditional monpe style which has been made and worn by Japanese farm women for well over a 100 years. The waist and legs are elastic banded. There is a small exterior front zipper pocket.
These popular cotton monpe, sometime called Japanese gardening pants, are 100% Japanese made. The fabric was was woven at a small family owned company located in Kurume, Kyushu Island. The fabric was sold to a another small family operated sewing company in the same town where we acquire them.
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These pants are designed to fit loosely. These monpe will shrink after the first washing to the size in the size diagram.

Note: The monpe's fabric is somewhat stiff due to containing a small amount of sizing used during the weaving process. After the several washings, the fabric will soften to become very comfortable. The monpe should be washed separately from other clothing at least for the first time because of possible dye bleeding.