Vintage & Antique Japanese Kimonos & Collectables





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**White Naga-Juban  M **White Naga-Juban M
Item code: wj53M

Price: £64.95

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Naga-Juban Kimono

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Description:
  • Photos below.

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  • A white, synthetic textile naga-juban. Juban are worn under the outer kimono, as an underwear kimono. They also make lovely robes. This one is standard, one piece type naga-juban, 130cm long.

  • White collar edge; the Japanese loosely sew a han-eri onto the collar edge of naga-juban kimonos, taking it off to wash or replace it, choosing a plain or fancy han-eri, to go with their ensemble. The collar edge is the only part of the naga-juban that shows when the outerwear kimono is on. Han eri are usually bought separately, a han eri is a removable collar, usually raw edged at the ends. Han-eri are loosely stitched on and changed now and then for clean ones or ones of a different colour. The edge of this collar shows when an outerwear kimono is worn on top

  • Made and bought in Japan

Type:
  • A naga-juban kimono. The name is sometimes shortened to juban. A juban makes a wonderful robe but is actually made to be worn as an underwear kimono, beneath the outerwear kimono. They are held closed with a koshi himo (soft tie) and a date jime obi on top of that. Unlike outerwear kimonos, juban kimonos are not worn with a length shortening fold-over at the waist, so jubans are much shorter than outerwear kimonos, which are extra long to allow for their length shortening fold at the waist.

  • Synthetic textile

Condition:
Excellent - new

Measurements:
Length 130cm
Shoulder seam to Shoulder seam width 64cm
Sleeve depth 49cm

Sizing:
Japanese clothing is usually of adjustable fit, being mostly wrap-over or tie-to-fit items, so most garments fit a range of sizes. Because of this (and only really knowing my own size anyway) I can't really advise anyone on the fit. Please judge fit from the measurements given. Measure from centre back of neck, along shoulder and down the arm to the wrist, then double that and compare it with the sleeve end measurement to judge sleeve length. If shown modelled, the woman in the photos is 125 cm from wrist to wrist.

Lots of Kimono Information below the photos

  • Colour: Please be aware that different monitors display colour slightly differently. Therefore the colour in the photos and description is a guide only

  • Photos:
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    If shown with a sash, the sash is not included; for display purposes only but note that kimonos do need an obi or wide sash to hold them closed.










    Kimono Information

    • Storage: The Japanese take great pains to store their traditional garments with the utmost care, which is why they stay in such exceptional condition. Some of my Japanese garments have large, white stitching (shitsuke) round the edges. The Japanese put these stitches in to keep the edges flat during long periods of storage, these stitches just get pulled out before wearing the garment.

    • Hang up your garment for a few hours prior to wearing, to remove fold creases.

    • They should also be hung out to air 4 times per year, if not worn frequently. Hang your garment to air for a day or so immediately after purchase too, as it will have been stored for a while.

    • Cedarwood or lavender essential oil keeps moths away, don't get it on the fabric, apply near it, on the box, wrapper, drawer etc or on a tissue.

    • Fastening: **If shown with a sash, the sash is not included; for display purposes only, to let you see it closed, however, all kimono require an obi or some sort of sash to hold them closed; these are always bought separately. Think of it like a skirt and blouse, you can't wear either on its own, you buy them separately and mix and match

    • Kimono Fronts: Kimonos are worn with left front on top of right, by both men and women. The Japanese use the phrase phrase, ‘left over rice’, to remember this

    • Be very cautious about washing kimonos. I would advise only dry cleaning for silk ones and for most synthetic ones. Some synthetic or cotton kimonos can be gently hand washed but the dyes can run even in some of those, so consider that before washing. Do not machine wash, it can rip off the sleeves

    • Uses: Kimonos can, of course, be worn but also make wonderful display items

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      Additional Information
      One must bear in mind that most are vintage items, which I strive to describe accurately and honestly. A very few smell of mothballs or a touch of vintage mustiness, most do not. This can be aired out and this can be speeded up by tumble drying the dry garment at warm. I usually mention it in the listing if one does but one must bear it in mind as a possibility when buying vintage and antique items.
      Please be aware that different monitors display colour slightly differently, so colour in photos is purely a guideline, as I can't foresee how your monitor will display it. While I try to describe colour sometimes, a description often conjures up one colour to one person but may suggest a different colour to another, so, again, colour description is just a guide to colour.

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