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"Formal Fans" Woman's Vintage Haori
womans haori kimono jacket black


 
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Our Price: $99.00
Material: Silk
Length (inches): 33"
Width (inches): 49" Wrist to Wrist
Body (inches): 42" Waist, 44" Hips
Condition: Excellent Vintage

Quantity in Stock:1
Shipping: Orders received before 11am EST ship same day via USPS. Otherwise, next business day.
Product Code: 1219WH9


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Add A Himo Pair?:
Yes - Please Pick a Pair That Goes Well [Add $5.00]

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Description
 
This is a vintage Japanese semi-formal kimono jacket that features a woven design of scattered folding fans (called sens in Japanese) in silver and gold. The trailing cords on each fan were painted in gold. The family crest of pine trees at the neck was sewn with the tiniest of stitches. Note the flatness of the "threads" in each of the fans - they were woven with thinly cut paper covered with gold and silver (sometimes platinum was used) leaf.

Haori do not cross over or tie with a sash, like a kimono does - they are meant to be worn open to reveal a bit of what is worn beneath.

All of the stitching is hidden (since it was hand-sewn) so technically these haori jackets are reversible. Sometimes the lining is as pretty as the outer jacket!

We do offer haori himo - the little woven ties that are hooked to the little fabric loops that you'll find on at the mid-front of the haori - but they are sold separately. We'll select one that goes with this haori if you pick the Add A Himo Pair ($5) option above. To choose a pair of our fancier himo, CLICK HERE.

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