Traditional straw garment raincoat Asia

Sustainable hemp rain clothing from the old days

Text and drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt

Traditional hemp clothing illustration
Traditional hemp rain coat from Asia. Hiking Research Drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt

Just a fast research sketch of how people used the materials around them to weave multi-layered clothing to withstand the elements way before Goretex, laminated stitches and nano-technology was a must for any people being outdoors

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