This Samue – an everyday garment for monks is produced by Mihotoke (stage name), a Japanese artiste who loves temples and Buddhist statues, and it is designed by a fashion professional.
It is produced based on Japanese taste, with a good balance of practicality, fashion, and quality. It is wearable in a wide range of situations, such as loungewear, one-mile wear, from casual to business, from monks to general consumers.
It is unisex clothing, and anyone can wear it. The size M is suitable for a person with a height ranging from 150 to 175 cm and the L size can be worn by a person with a height ranging from 170 to 190 cm.
It is easy to put on and take off by anyone as you just need to tie the string twice.
The set also includes a mask made of the same fabric as the samue.
Made in JAPAN
About Mihotoke Samuei Store
Fully produced by Mihotoke, a comedian who loves Buddhist statues and Buddhism. Mihotoke has teamed up with fashion professionals to develop the "Mihotoke Samue" store.
In addition to the samue garments on display, the shop also produces and sells hand towels, mufflers, masks, and other items.
Samuei is a traditional Japanese work clothes worn by monks at temples when they do "samue," or cleaning and chopping wood.
The samue is an excellent traditional Japanese garment that is easy to move in, has excellent breathability and heat retention, and is easy to handle.
Mihotoke Samue is a store where temples, monks, Mihotoke, and fashion professionals work together to review fabrics, designs, colors, etc., with the aim of making samue and kimono more accessible and casual.