This is a beautiful shioze Nagoya obi
with leaf on stream design, which is dyed.
Textile is shioze silk, and it has soft and comfortable smooth touch which is the feature of shioze silk.
Thick lining is added inside.
The actual background color is relatively lighter blue than the photos.
The stain on the tare end will be hidden if tied neatly.
The stains on otaiko(square bow) will appear when tied and will be noticeable.
Although not shown on the photo and figure, it has discoloration overall.
It has stains on 'Maegara' (front patterned part).
When you start wrapping the obi from your right tummy to left(Rotate obi counterclockwise), the stains will less noticeable compared to the other side.
For the details, please refer to the photos and sheet.
The fabric of the tare seems to be shrunk and the wrong side appears a little.
Please enjoy this charming design for your daily use.