This is a graceful Fukuro obi
with a design of 'housouge'(large karabana flower), which is embroidered with Sagara embroidery technique on the foiled background.
Its colorful design is so charming!
Textile is exquisite silk and has soft touch.
The obi has one side designed at the front part when it is tied.
When you start wrapping the obi from your right tummy to left(Rotate obi counterclockwise), designed side of maegara will show.
There are stains on maegara(front patterned part).
However, when you start wrapping the obi from your right tummy to left(Rotate obi counterclockwise), they will be hidden.
It has stains and slight discoloration on wrong side.
Besides, it has folding lines.
Please check detail photos.
If these flaws do not bother you, it could be still worn.
Please enjoy its elegant fashion!