Ikat is a very labor-intensive textile art form, still very much revered in Japan and elsewhere. Our kimono don't include an obi or a belt. Casual Sash. Material: Silk. Length: 60". Going to display this when it's not being worn?.
"Satiny Smooth" Japanique Robe. Shortening the length to 45" makes it easier to wear as a robe or cover up. These also look great worn open as a kimono style long jacket. We made a matching belt from the remnant, but the belt is narrow (3-4") and the length is 78" -- not a wide obi-like sash you'd normally see with a kimono.
Shortening the length to 45" makes it easier to wear as a robe or cover up. "Cross-Stitch Cutie" Japanique Robe. Crepe texture. Lining has a lot of mottling such that it could have been intentionally added before the kimono was sewn.?.