Japanese Dishcloths (Fkin) are so practical.
It absorbs water, is quick drying, soft and tough. The more you use and wash, the softer it gets. It's super durable and long lasting.
※Discount when you buy 3 or more - £7.50/item
Special features of Shirayuki Fukin
Uses and Care
Fukin cloths were originally used exclusively as dishcloths but are now used in many different ways. They make excellent bath flannels, hand towels, handkerchiefs, face towels, make-up removal cloths and kitchen cloths. Anything you need a cloth for, Fukin is the answer!
Before use wash thoroughly by hand in warm water to remove any excess starch.
Fukin are machine washable at 40 ° and can be left to dry naturally. Do not tumble dry as it may shrink.
Materials: Cotton 15％, Ryon 85％
Place of Origin: Japan
Binchō-tan charcoal Fukin
These Fukin cloths are infused with binchō-tan charcoal, they absorb odors, purify the air andhave an anti-bacterial effect.
Binchō-tan charcoalis a high-quality charcoal that is produced in Wakayama prefecture. It is often called “white charcoal” and is traditionally used in sumiyaki style barbequecooking (Japanese Charcoal Grill).
Binchō-tan has been produced exclusively in Wakayama prefecture since the Edo period (1603-1868). Only the authentic high quality natural charcoal products made in Wakayama can be called Kishū Binchō-tan as Kishū is the old name for Wakayama.
We are always looking to introduce the world to Japanese eco-friendly goods and products new and old.
Japanese culture and their traditional practices aren’t only delicate and subtle but also practical and convenient in everyday life.
Focussing on an ethical lifestyle and zero waste living, we aim to revisit and revive traditional Japanese practices that even many Japanese people have forgotten about today. That’s how Eco Japan was born.
We can do something to help the world’s environmental crisis by discovering Japanese goods old and new and encouraging a focus on quality long-lasting products with sustainability, zero waste and ethical practice at the heart of our living.
We are introducing and producing eco-friendly Japanese products.
Japan is famous for its contrast of old and new. One of the world’s most technologically advanced countries whilst also steeped in tradition. A modern society yet filled with ancient practices still found in daily life.
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