Hanten is a type of traditional Japanese garment, typically worn in winter by both men and women to pad you against the cold. Toraichi's modern take on this harks back to ancient Tokyo heroes, the Tobishoku firemen of Edo, who wore their Sashiko Hanten, a specially sewn variety of the coat, as a mark of masculinity and pride. Toraichi's motto proclaims "fighting spirit for working" and we think this 100% cotton, size-free Hanten will give you a unique textile look that declares you ready for all of life's adventures.
The reversible inside of this hanten is a vibrant red, complete with motifs of dragon and tiger poised for combat. The back also features the bold Toraichi characters, while the quality of the sashiko hand-stitching speaks for itself.
The Toraichi Sashiko Hanten features: