Repurposed jeans with vintage Japanese indigo cotton maekake apron.
These jeans are unisex – high rise boyfriend fit for women. They are meant to be worn a bit oversized.
Style MARUKYO-Indigo dark
This Maekake apron was used at “MARUKYO” Fruit market at Matudo, Chiba, Japan.
Original labeled size : 28W repurposed from J Brand jeans
Front Rise: 11"
Back Rise: 15"
Inseam: 29 1/2”
Leg Open: 14"
KABAN+ pieces are refashioned from vintage, deadstock, surplus, or discarded materials. Imagined, deconstructed, reconstructed in Malibu, California.
About Maekake: The maekake is a traditional apron that has been used for centuries as part of the uniform of Japanese workers. They were used by merchants, craftsmen, factory workers. Printed on the maekake (pronounced: ma-eh-ka-keh) was either the name of the factory or the shop, as an advertisement.