Vintage silkshiborihaori with a striking all-over criss-cross geometric pattern created with the traditional Japanese craft of shibori, an intricate form of tie-dye.
An attractive one-of-a kind geometric design in graduated (bokashi) shades of orange with a woven creamsayagatapatternrinzu(damask) silk lining printed pale green leaves and deep orange berries. The haori fastens with pale pink hand-braided silk ties that have silver metallic accents. This kimono jacket would be a great summer cover-up to go with jeans and a t-shirt for a sophisticated casual look.
Chuu hitta kanoko shibori is made by binding tiny sections of light-weight silk with thread to produce the design before dyeing. With chuu hitta kanoko the edges of the squares are not crisp and the circles in the middle are of varying size.