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Lexus LS door-trim pleating


An extension of origami, pleated fabric is a longstandi­ng Japanese art seen in high fashion, wedding gowns, and curtains. In a small studio in Kyoto, six artisans carefully fold complex pleated patterns into a material available on special lexus ls trims. The door lining, made of a thicker textile than what’s used in dresses, requires two pairs of skilled hands working in perfect harmony.

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