Light green Houmongi with Suzhou embroidery. Discover this vintage Houmongi Kimono made of high-quality silk crepe in a soft shade of light mint green. The hexagonal patterns are hand-embroidered, featuring birds and flowers in pastel-colored silk threads. These delicate embroideries are executed in the traditional Suzhou style – 蘇州刺繍, a Chinese technique known for its finesse and complexity. Suzhou embroidery is a form of art that pays meticulous attention to detail, turning each garment into a unique piece. It’s worth noting that the kimono has a few very small, barely noticeable stains, but this only adds to its vintage charm. This kimono remains a splendid piece that combines tradition and elegance. Being a vintage/used piece, it may show some stains or defects.
A Kimono Houmongi is a type of traditional Japanese kimono that is often worn for formal occasions, such as weddings or tea ceremonies. Kimono “Houmongi” is a specific style of kimono that features a flowing pattern or design that extends from the hemline to the midsection, with the patterns typically positioned to create a harmonious balance.
Houmongi is known for its elegant and refined appearance. The design motifs can vary widely, including seasonal flowers, landscapes, birds, or traditional Japanese patterns. These patterns are often hand-painted or dyed onto the fabric, resulting in intricate and detailed designs.
- Kimono Houmongi vintage, used.
- The kimono has a few very small, barely noticeable stains.
- Dimensions around: A – 126cm / B – 158cm / C – 32cm / D – 48cm.
- Light green color.
- The price indicated is for the kimono alone, without accessories.
- Maintenance: Dry clean only.
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