This is a supreme Houmongi
made by Chiso
, one of the most famous kimono makers in Japan.
It has beautiful design of seasonal flowers on 'Yukiwa' (snow crystals) , which is dyed and embroidered.
Its elaborate embroidery work has glossy beauty and refined design add extra elegance to it.
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
The collar is hiro-eri (unfolded).
There is a stamp of Chiso.
It is sewn by matsuzakaya, one of the famous Japanese department store.
It has basting stitches and seems just been cleaned.
It has slight discoloration on the outside and inside.
For the details, please refer to the photos and the sheet.
Though it has some flaws, it could be worn on formal occasions if these minor flaws do not bother you.
Please enjoy this elegant and traditional taste by Chiso!