This is a Houmongi
kimono with traditional yukiwa (snow crystal) design, which is dyed with shibori (tie-dye) technique.
Lovely sakura (cherry blossom) motif is added inside yukiwa.
Textile has soft and smooth silk touch.
The lapel is hiro-eri(wide lapel), and this item is hand-sewn.
Whitish small stains are shown on the figure. (A,B)
The discoloration of the lining is very slight.
Please see more photos and a figure.
Basting stitches remain and it doesn't have sense of usage.
Enjoy its cool atmosphere!
*Approx background color - black