18" x 18" Vintage Obi Pillow
The obi is a long broad sash worn wrapped around the waist of a kimono. There are many different types, the most formal and traditional being the Maru obi. Most popular during the Meiji (1868-1912) and Taisho (1912-1926) periods, their bulk and weight make them difficult to tie by oneself, and they are currently worn only by geishas and brides.
These amazing textiles are too beautiful to be stored away. Surround yourself with our elegant pillows and enjoy incredible pieces of art in your home everyday.
Removable Pillow Cover with Invisible Zipper - 100% silk, exquisite brocade in orange, white, indigo, and purple with a bronze pattern of butterflies, flowers, and swirls. Bronze silk from a vintage kimono is pieced in the center. This rare vintage obi is from Kyoto Prefecture in Japan. Design layout may vary slightly from pillow to pillow.
Pillow Insert - 10% down/90% feather, cotton cover
Reversible Pillow - same fabric on back
Care - Dry Clean Only
Designed, Cut and Sewn in USA.
Returns - if you need to make a return contact us within 10 days for a RMA#.