OBI are sashes which are wornd around the KIMONO. The function of OBI is
to keep KIMONO on your body. You can enjoy obi
as a decoration on the back. This is one of the Japanese arts which is waren
into cloth with gold or silver silk thread. OBI is an expencive piece of
clothing which can also be handed down from mother to daughter like KIMONO
are. You can take pleasure in looking at it as art. (Silk 100%) 30cm x 440cm
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The pine tree and plum tree are plants of happiness in Japan, and the
crane gives us good luck. This is a formal pattern on black cloth for full
dress for parties or weddings. Nature is the theme in this pattern. This
is an invaluable OBI for you.
Pattern of SHOSOIN in a circle. SHOSOIN is the treasurehouse of TODAIJI
which was founded in the middele of 8th century. There are lots of treasure
from the Silk Road and SHOSOIN-pattern originate from here. This pattern
originates in Persia and East Europe.
This obi features the wild flowering plants of autumn. It is perfect
to wear in September. This pattern will make you fell graceful.
Japanese culture received buddisy influence of via India. This design
shows it. Also, India was under the influence of Persia, Greece and Orient.
This is an exotic pattern with gold thread,glossy shell dust and raden color.
Pattern for abstract art and ripple pattern on the base. If you like
basic color, we can recommend this without any reserve. Scarlet, dark blue
and light brown are traditional and basic colors.