Join Patricia Belyea as she chats with Amy Katoh, an expat in Tokyo who’s shared Japan Blue with the world for the last five decades.
Amy, a champion of Japanese crafts and the owner of Blue & White, is an over-the top aficionado of Japanese folk textiles—indigo, kasuri, ikat, boro, and more.
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Discussed in the Chat:
Otafuku—Japanese folk goddess of joy
yukata—casual cotton kimono
tenugui—Japanese hand towels