NAORON \nah ö·re on\

n 1 a: A versatile textile derived from wood pulp and polyolefin (“soft Naoron”) or recycled polyester (“RPF Naoron”). b: Manufactured by Onao in Japan using traditional washi-suki paper-manufacturing techniques. 2 a: Designed to be soft and flexible, as well as tear- and water-resistant. b: Soft Naoran does not emit noxious fumes when incinerated. 3: The primary material in the SIWA series of accessories, a collaboration between Onao and industrial designer Naoto Fukasawa. SIWA is an anagram of washi (also spelled wasi), which refers to the material’s crinkled appearance.