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.

Discover Our Premium Japanese Fabrics

 

blue hemp leaf pattern
*NEW* Shadow Seigaiha, Blue
Traditional Japanese seigaiha (waves) are made modern with an increased scale and shadowy areas of visual interest. Each wave is 2" across at its widest point. From Westex Japan.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton Sheeting
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$15.25
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
red hemp leaf pattern
*NEW* Shadow Seigaiha, Gray
Traditional Japanese seigaiha (waves) are made modern with an increased scale and shadowy areas of visual interest. Each wave is 2" across at its widest point. From Westex Japan.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton Sheeting
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$15.25
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
Teal scalloped wave pattern
*NEW* Shadow Seigaiha, Green
Traditional Japanese seigaiha (waves) are made modern with an increased scale and shadowy areas of visual interest. Each wave is 2" across at its widest point. From Westex Japan.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton Sheeting
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$15.25
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
blue hemp leaf pattern
*NEW* Shadow Seigaiha, Red
Traditional Japanese seigaiha (waves) are made modern with an increased scale and shadowy areas of visual interest. Each wave is 2" across at its widest point. From Westex Japan.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton Sheeting
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$15.25
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
red hemp leaf pattern
*NEW* Shadow Ichimatsu, Blue
Traditional Japanese ichimatsu (checkerboard), made modern with an increased scale and shadowy areas of visual interest. Each square is 1" wide. From Westex Japan.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton Sheeting
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$15.25
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
Teal scalloped wave pattern
*NEW* Shadow Ichimatsu, Gray
Traditional Japanese ichimatsu (checkerboard), made modern with an increased scale and shadowy areas of visual interest. Each square is 1" wide.. From Westex Japan.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton Sheeting
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$15.25
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
Kikko/Hexagons in pink and gold
*NEW* Kikko/Hexagons, Pink
Super fun kikko mosaic of all our favorite Japanese symbols, motifs, and good luck charms. This classic hexagonal shape symbolizes the shell of a tortoise and is meant to evoke longevity. Cool!
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton Sheeting
  • Width-43 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$14.75
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
red hemp leaf pattern
*NEW* Kikko/Hexagons, Teal
Super fun kikko mosaic of all our favorite Japanese symbols, motifs, and good luck charms. This classic hexagonal shape symbolizes the shell of a tortoise and is meant to evoke longevity. Cool!
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton Sheeting
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$14.75
    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 ivory. Great for quilt piecing and boro mending.

Bundle colors vary. Fabrics shown are not guaranteed.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Each fat quarter is 22 x 18 inches
  • 8 fat quarters equals 2 yards of fabric
  • Price-$35.00
Yagasuri motif with citrus fruits and cherry blossoms
*NEW* Yagasuri with Fruits & Blossoms, Purple/Gold
Yagasuri is an instantly recognizable motif in Japanese fabrics. It represents the fletched feathers that allow an arrow to fly straight and true. Traditionally, yagasuri symbolize the achievement of goals. Manufactured in Japan by Westex.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton Sheeting
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$14.75
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
red hemp leaf pattern
*NEW* Yagasuri with Fruits & Blossoms, Gray/Violet
Yagasuri is an instantly recognizable motif in Japanese fabrics. It represents the fletched feathers that allow an arrow to fly straight and true. Traditionally, yagasuri symbolize the achievement of goals. Manufactured in Japan by Westex.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton Sheeting
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$14.75
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
Yagasuri motif with citrus fruit and cherry blossoms
*NEW* Yagasuri with Fruits & Blossoms, Green/Teal
Yagasuri is an instantly recognizable motif in Japanese fabrics. It represents the fletched feathers that allow an arrow to fly straight and true. Traditionally, yagasuri symbolize the achievement of goals. Manufactured in Japan by Westex.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton Sheeting
  • Width-44 inches wide
  • Price per yard-$14.75
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
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
  • Price per yard-$13.75
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
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
  • Price per yard-$13.75
  • Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
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
  • Out of stock
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
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
  • Out of stock
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
  • Out of stock
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:
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:
red sashiko wave fabric
Medium Seigaiha~Red
Seigaiha is the name for the traditional wave motif found in Japanese textiles. These medium-size waves measure 1 1/2 inches wide.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches
  • Out of stock
Sashiko Hemp Leaf fabric
Medium Asanoha~Red
Called asanoha in Japanese, this medium-sized hemp leaf motif traditionally represents strength and rapid growth. "Leaves" measure 2.25 inch from point to point.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches
  • Out of stock
Red crosshatch Japanese fabric
Kasuri Crosshatch - Red
Red background with dark red and off-white crosshatch squares. Squares measure approx. 1 inch wide
  • Fiber Content-100% cotton
  • Width-45 inches
  • Price per yard-$11.00
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
Golden yellow japanese fabric with brown and cream crosshatch motif
Westex Sheeting - Red
Traditional red sheeting from Westex Japan. Printed on one side with subtle hatching. Completments reds used in our other Japanese fabrics.
  • Fiber Content-100% cotton
  • Width-45 inches
  • Price per yard-$14.00
    Quantity:
  • Swatch-$1.00
Golden yellow japanese fabric with brown and cream crosshatch motif
Kasuri Crosshatch - Persimmon
Golden persimmon background with rust and cream crosshatch squares. Squares measure approx. 1 inch wide
  • Fiber Content-100% cotton
  • Width-45 inches
  • Price per yard-$11.00
    Quantity:
  • Swatch-$1.00
Ivory crosshatch Japanese fabric
Kasuri Crosshatch - Ivory
Ivory background with indigo blue crosshatch squares. Squares measure approx. 1 inch wide
  • Fiber Content-100% cotton
  • Width-45 inches
  • Price per yard-$11.00
    Quantity :
  • Swatch-$1.00
Japanese Sashiko Hemp Leaf fabric
Sashiko Stitch Asanoha~Ivory
Indigo print sashiko stich asanoha, or hemp leaf, motif on ivory background. Hemp leaf motif measures 2 inches from point to point.
  • Fiber Content-100% Cotton
  • Width-44 inches
  • Out of stock - Due October 2020
Ivory Sashiko Hemp Leaf Japanese fabric
Seigaiha~Indigo on 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
  • Out of stock - Due October 2020
Black Sashiko Print Wave Japanese fabric
Sashiko Stitch Seigaiha BLACK
Rare and in limited supply, we have the classic Japanese wave, or seigaiha, in black, which is unusual. White dots forming 1 inch wide waves.
  • Fiber Content-100% cotton
  • Width-45 inches
  • Price per yard-$13.00
    Quantity:
  • Swatch-$1.00