100% Pima Cotton kimono set. Top: Two snapped closures at the front; long sleeves with turn-back cuffs. Pant: footed pants with Elasticized waist. Made in Peru.
Long sleeves with banded cuffs. Ribbing at crewneck. Snap tab closure at front. Made in Peru.
Pima Cotton, Gossypium Barbadense, is the finest and most appreciated type of cotton in the world. The silky luster and extreme softness result from the ideal growing conditions in the northern coastal valleys of Peru, where it is cultivated. There, the rich soil soaks up just the right amount of moisture at a near perfect equatorial temperature. The harvesting of Peruvian Pima Cotton is done by hand, another important distinction, as the careful hand harvesting results in a brilliant white shade which takes beautifully to dyes