This is a kimono fabric cut into houmongi shape and stitched roughly before sewing to make houmongi.
Kimono is made of a bolt of cloth which is 14.2" in width.
This elegant piece has flower pattern, which is woven continually in the sedate colored of plum background.
It is also used a special technique, called tsujigahana
(one of the Japanese fabric dyeing technique, which is called phantasmal dyeing), which increases its elegance and seems floating by the light.
Hakkake (lower part of lining) is attached.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft smooth touch.
Discoloration can be seen overall as shown on figure.
Please refer the photos and sheet for details.
Please enjoy this wonderful piece for your handicraft work.
*You need a lining fabric to sew Houmongi from this fabric.
And sewing Houmongi is very difficult, and it is a work for professionals.
*Approx background color - HTML code ( E8BDD3)
Softness ( Exceptionally Soft,□ Soft, Medium, Comparatively Stiff, Stiff )