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市松

石畳,霰(あられ)などともいう。染織の理にかなった文様として東西を問わず古くから種々の意匠模様に用いられている。名前の由来は、江戸時代のファッションリーダーとも言われる歌舞伎役者の佐野川市松より。多くの女性が市松模様を好んで使い、粋な文様として大ブレイクした。

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ICHIMATSU

Also known as Ishidatami (pavement), Arare (hail). It has been used in various designs in all countries through the ages as the pattern was easily created with dying technique. The name derives from the famous Kabuki actor Ichimatsu Sanogawa, who was a style icon of the time. It was very popular with many women and it became the latest craze as sophisticated pattern.