The Kikko Denim is a 12.5oz indigo rope dyed Japanese denim woven in a traditional Japanese “kikko” pattern. Such patterns are symbolic and are taken from nature, in this case Kikko represents the tortoise shell and represents good luck. This denim was woven on a special jacquard loom capable of weaving complex patterns. Since the pattern is raised it will become more visible as the indigo fades away creating a stunning contrast between the pattern and the base of the fabric. Cut, sewn, built in Canada with tonal stitching, navy patch, and black mil spec non reflective buttons and rivets buttons and rivets.