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Tenugui, Furoshiki & Kimono Sleeves

Aug 31st, 2009 | By | Category: Lifestyle

Kimono sleeves, or tamoto, meaning “by the side of”, were the pockets in traditional Japan that allowed wearers to stash all manner of small items while keeping their hands free.  The unique construction of a kimono from strips of fabric allowed the sleeves to be used in such a manner.  The fabric strip that makes […]