Kuukou Folding Wristlet Clutch 2644Z

MONIKO STORE

Our best selling clutch, hand made from vintage kimono: use as a stylish travel accessory, as it can accommodate a few passports, or a functional 'throw in and go' folding clutch to hold a few essentials on a night out. 

A delightful and delicate pattern of Botan and Ume and covers this kimono fabric.  Botan, peony, is known is the king of flowers in Japan.   Ume, plum blossom is a favourite within Japan, it’s beauty and fragrance being reflected across art forms.

Gold painted details highlight the pattern, adding an extra dimension. 

The pattern is also printed on a rinzu silk kimono: a kind of damask silk which has motifs woven into it’s surface, for extra lustre and texture.  This pattern is 'nami' waves.

This vintage kimono was sourced from the Osaka area of Japan.  It is approximately 30 years old.

Handmade by self help groups in Cambodia.

Dimensions: 24cm x 13cm

 


Collections: Ryokou collection


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