A Weave is Lost…

My Okasan (mother) says that “a Bashofu weave is lost unless the threads are knotted”…so, i practice tying knots…

There are 20,000 knots in a single handwoven Bashofu kimono…so, i practice tying knots the way my Okasan taught me…


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