Boro textiles were made in the late 19th and early 20th century by impoverished Japanese people from re-used and recycled indigo-dyed cotton rags.

Written by Wouter Munnichs
I'm the founder of Long John. Next to running this daily magazine, I'm working as a freelance denim specialist for the industry. Titled as 'Denim Influencer 2020' by Rivet 50. Celebrating my 10th anniversary with Long John this year.