Uchikake - Wedding Kimono

Uchikake - Wedding Kimono

Ten gorgeous Uchikake wedding overcoats will be on display at Globus Washitsu from June 16-21 - from the collection of Masaki Sawada of Sendai. These garments are known for their hand embroidery and craftsmanship typically taking 6 months by one man (this was primarily a job by men) - each known for their themes of long life, Nippon history, and luck. Lavish amounts of gold and silver foil and threads are employed to further give the Uchikake an sense of luminosity and glow. Unfortunately, like ...

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Globus Washitsu
889 Broadway