Japanese Fabrics

We find Japanese textiles to be some of the most beautiful in the world, especially traditional indigo, sashiko style prints, and Noren panels. We provide one of the largest selections of first quality Japanese fabrics. A range of textures, styles, and traditional colors for your projects, garments, home decor and fiber arts.

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blue hemp leaf pattern
Haori Shantung by Robert Kaufman-Asanoha Blue
Traditional Japanese with a contemporary twist, this asanoha (hemp leaf) motif is cool and bold. Navy, indigo, and turquoise on white. Each hemp leaf is 4" across at its widest point. This fabric has a faint dobby texture.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$13.75
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
red hemp leaf pattern
Haori Shantung by Robert Kaufman-Asanoha Red
Traditional Japanese with a contemporary twist, this asanoha (hemp leaf) motif is bold and red hot. Red, gray, and black on white. Each hemp leaf is 4" across at its widest point.This fabric has a faint dobby texture.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$13.75
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
Teal scalloped wave pattern
Haori Shantung by Robert Kaufman-Seigaiha Teal
Modern update to the seigaiha (scalloped wave) motif. Each wave of this slightly chunky classic is 2" across and the deeply saturated teal is an eye catcher! This fabric has a faint dobby texture.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Out of stock
white scalloped wave
Haori Shantung by Robert Kaufman-Seigaiha White
Modern update to the seigaiha (scalloped wave) motif. Each wave of this slightly chunky classic is 2" across and the contrast of positive and negative space are perfectly balanced. This fabric has a faint dobby texture.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Out of stock
fletched arrows on black background
Haori Shantung by Robert Kaufman-Yagasuri Navy
Based on bird-of-prey feathers used in arrow making, yagasuri symbolizes aiming for a target and, sometimes, as an emblem to guard against needing to return from a major endeavor. This fabric has a faint dobby texture.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$13.75
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
fletched arrows on red background
Haori Shantung by Robert Kaufman-Yagasuri Red
Based on bird-of-prey feathers used in arrow making, yagasuri symbolizes aiming for a target and, sometimes, as an emblem to guard against needing to return from a major endeavor. This fabric has a faint dobby texture.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$13.75
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
Black dragonfly fabric
Dragonflies-White & Gray on Black
Black background with white and gray dragonflies measuring 3/4 inches across.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Out of stock
Japanese indigo dragonfly fabric
Dragonflies with Chevron, Indigo
These dragonflies glint white in the sun as they swarm over the surface of the chevron-rippled deep blue water.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$11.00
  • Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
Japanese cherry blossom fabric
Dragonflies with Chevron, Teal
These dragonflies glint white in the sun as they swarm over the surface of the gently rippling teal-colored water.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$15.00
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
Japanese rabbit fabric
Indigo Bunnies
Japanese indigo fabric with ivory rabbits and blue accents. Rabbits measure 1/2 inch wide.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Out of Stock - Due Summer 2020
Traditional Playful Cat Print
Japanese Indigo Fabric, Kitties
Japanese fabric with playful kitties in cream, chocolate, and curry on dark indigo blue background.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Out of Stock - Due Summer 2020
Japanese Owl fabric
Lucky Owls
Lucky Japanese owl print with multi colored designs. Owls measure approximately 3/4 inches.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$11.00
    Quantity:
  • Swatch-$1.00
Wheat Sashiko Hemp Leaf Japanese fabric
Small Sashiko Hemp Leaf, Wheat
Small Sashiko Hemp Leaf on wheat with multi colored dot accents, motif measures 3/4 inch wide. Small sashiko stitch print.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches
  • Price per yard-$13.00
    Quantity :
  • Swatch $1.00
Deep brown fabric printed with ivory cherry blossoms and tiny orange hearts
Cherry Blossoms, Walnut Brown with Rust Hearts
Deep brown background with soft tan crosshatching, delicate 1/2-inch ivory cherry blossoms, and rust-orange hearts
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$13.00
    Quantity:
  • Swatch-$1.00
Japanese woven fabrics
Double Sided - Indigo Sakura / Brown Asanoha
Double sided! Woven Japanese fabric with two prints in a single layer of fabric. Indigo with ivory cherry blossom on one side and brown asanoha (hemp leaf) on the other.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$18.00
    Quantity:
  • Swatch $1.00
    Quantity:
Cherry blossom fabric
Red Cherry Blossom, Double-Sided Print Fabric
Double sided cherry blossom fabric. Dark red background with ivory cherry blossoms on one side and white cherry blossoms on the other. Small cherry blossoms measure approx. 3/8 inch.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Out of stock
Green Japanese Cherry Blossom fabric
Celedon Green Cherry Blossom, Double-Sided Print Fabric
Double sided cherry blossom fabric. Soft green background with ivory cherry blossoms on one side and white cherry blossoms on the other. Small cherry blossoms measure approx. 3/8 inch.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Out of stock
Traditional Japanese fabric
Indigo Cherry Blossom, Double-Sided Print Fabric
Dark indigo background with ivory cherry blossoms. Double sided print has the reverse design in white. Cherry blossoms measure approximately 3/8 inch. Note: This is cotton sheeting, not Nara Homespun fabric. For homespun fabric please navigate to our Japanese Indigo Fabrics page.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Out of stock
Ivory Sashiko Hemp Leaf Japanese fabric
Shibori Blues - White Asanoha
Introduced in 2020, the Shibori Blues collection from Robert Kaufman is a lightweight cotton sheeting, similar in weight to cotton lawn and perfect for summer garments and window sheers.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches
  • Price per yard-$12.00
    Quantity :
  • Swatch $1.00
Wheat Sashiko Hemp Leaf Japanese fabric
Shibori Blues - Blue Asanoha
Introduced in 2020, the Shibori Blues collection from Robert Kaufman is a lightweight cotton sheeting, similar in weight to cotton lawn and perfect for summer garments and window sheers.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches
  • Price per yard-$12.00
    Quantity :
  • Swatch $1.00
Japanese woven fabrics
Shibori Blues - Navy Asanoha
Introduced in 2020, the Shibori Blues collection from Robert Kaufman is a lightweight cotton sheeting, similar in weight to cotton lawn and perfect for summer garments and window sheers.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$12.00
    Quantity:
  • Swatch $1.00
    Quantity:
Ivory Sashiko Hemp Leaf Japanese fabric
Sevenberry Seigaiha, Ivory
Seigaiha is the instantly recognizable scalloped wave motif found in many Japanese crafts. Navy on ivory, these waves measure 3/4-inch across.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches
  • Price per yard-$11.00
    Quantity :
  • Swatch $1.00
Japanese fabrics fat quarter bundle
Fat Quarter Bundle - Mixed Colors
Group of 8 fat quarters, traditional Japanese fabrics in indigos, reds, taupe, persimmon, and/or teal. Great for quilt piecing and boro mending.

Bundle contents vary. Fabrics shown are for example.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Each fat quarter is 22 x 18 inches
  • 8 fat quarters equals 2 yards of fabric
  • Price-$35.00