4th COLLECTIN / April 2018
Shosoin Tie Standard
・This tie is made using the traditional “ Anda-gumi” method of Japanese kumihimo. The design is based on the sashes remain extant in Nara’s Shosoin today.
・Many kumihimo sashes which were made more than 1000 years ago using “Anda-gumi” method remain extant in Nara’s Shosoin today. We have succeeded in improving the technique by adding the threads gradually while braiding tie.
・Ties which have just been made feel a little tight, but it will break in to feel soft gradually and comfortable to tighten.
・SIZE Length 1460mm~1500mm Width 60mm
・MATERIAL silk 100%
・This Tie must be dry-cleand, and not wash by hand.
・Please take caution not to expose this product to water, because the colors of the thread may run.