This is an elegant Fukuro obi
with traditional pattern such as pair crane, butterfly, 'kikko' (tortoise shell) 'Hana-bishi' (flower diamond ) and 'shippou-tsunagi' (interlocking circles) on fan, which is woven.
The vibrant pattern looks beautiful on the deep colored background.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
The snag on 'Maegara' (front patterned part) will not be so disturbing when tied.
When you start wrapping the obi from your left tummy to right(Rotate obi clockwise), it sill be hidden.
It has more tiny snags than indicated.
It has some other flaws such as slight folding lines.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Although it has some flaws, it is still in very good condition to wear.
Please enjoy this glamorous design adding extra elegance to your kimono fashion!