This is a stylish Fukuro obi
with a design of Sansai bird, which is dyed on the chic gray colored background.
Its innovative and distinctive design by Saito Sansai is highly valued.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
The real base color is not greenish but relatively more grayish than the photos.
It has liner discoloration upper the otaiko.
It also has a snag and a stain on the blank part.
Besides, it has slight folding lines.
Please check detail photos.
Though it has some flaws, we hope you enjoy its fashionable design!
One of the leading kimono designers known for his distinctive sense in beauty of the color and innovative design.
He was influenced by his father who was a dyer, Saisaburo Saito.
Ever since his work was appeared in a popular magazine "the beautiful kimono" in 1965, he came to be taken up by various media such as TV and magazines.
His son, Jotaro, has also succeeded as a kimono designer and works actively at present.