“Houmongi” (訪問着) are formal kimono with a flowing pattern or a large continuous artwork, “Tsukesage” (付け下げ) are also formal kimono with a characteristic design on one sleeve and on the bottom only
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Antique irotomesode kimono rusty red flowers 146 cmWow! What an amazing artwork. And the soft feeling of the silk. The ducks are so cute. Look at their eyes!! Can you imagine that all this was hand painted and embroidered in detail?¥19,000
Mint pastel green summer tsukesage silk kimono 165 cmThis wonderful Japanese vintage silk kimono is a "tsukesage" - a formal kimono with a unique design of the ancient Japan with gorgeous flowers and the ox cart for the noble people. A lovely kimono made of ro (sheer see through-ish) silk for the hot summer months.¥19,000
Black antique Japanese tomesode kimono blue birds weeping tree 150cmFind the blue birds - the symbol of happiness! This wonderful Japanese vintage silk kimono is a "kuro tomesode or tsukesage" - a formal kimono in black. It has family emblems and on the bottom beautiful artwork symmetric on both sides.¥9,900
Antique emerald green embroidered silk kimono taisho 161 cmThis amazing antique Japanese silk kimono is an emerald green "tsukesage or houmongi" with white, orange yellow and golden hand embroidered flowers. The estimated age is almost 100 years, but it is in a pristine condition. The embroidery is rich and slightly heavy unless modern ones. The inside is lined in white and green.¥28,000
Dark green daisy houmongi silk kimonoThis wonderful Japanese vintage silk kimono is an "houmongi" with a lovely hand painted artwork of daisy flowers. It is made of super soft silk. The inside is lined in white and green.¥18,000