Info & Care
This is a lovely vintage Oshima Tsumugi haori jacket with a Fuji design on its lining. Haori can be worn open or kept closed by strings (himo) attached to the front panels. Please note this haori does not come with himo.
- Condition: some blemishes / stains due to wear and age are present.
- We suggest this haori would fit chest up to about 45" /115cm when worn open style.
- Silk with silky lining.
- History: vintage.
Length: 84cm; Width: 65cm
Care Instructions: Dry clean recommended
Oshima tsumugi silk is traditionally made on Amami Oshima an island halfway between Kyushu and Okinawa. It is a lightweight high quality silk created by using threads pre-dyed with natural dyes Typically the warp and weft threads are different colours. Oshima tsumugi (unlike other tsumugi silks) has a smooth texture, it is resistant to wrinkles and has a beautiful subtle sheen.