This obi belt inspiration is from Wafuku (Japanese style kimono clothing). Kimono is a waking art gallery and obi is always very important part of kimono and there is more lavish than the kimono itself.
Part of the pleasure of wearing obi belt is that you can chose your own distinctive style. This belt can be like a little jewel, as important a choice as a special occasion accessary. Enjoy a little bit of Geisha look!
This belt is reversible and free size.
One of kind.
Actual colour is slightly more purple than what shows on the images.
measurements: 24" length x 5" high (61cm x
92" (235cm) from end to end
This obi belt is handmade from hand dyed using the yuzen technique (waxy material placed all over except where they wanted the dye. Then it would be dyed and washed off and the process repeated until all colors in the whole piece were finished) 1940's vintage Japanese silk kimono and black silk obi lining.