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Kyobukuro Obi

These kinds of obi are most often paired with Komon, Ttukesage, Iromuji, Tsumugi Kimono. They can range in formality based on the design, colors and materials used. These obi are similar to fukuro obi, but their layout and design resemble a nagoya obi. These obi require additional accessories such as a makura, obiage, and obijime for wearing traditionally. When worn with kimono obi do not hold a kimono on a person's body.

 Want to see even more obi and kimono for sale?

You can buy kimono at anime conventions and Japanese festivals by stopping by our kimono store booth! Check out our yearly schedule to discover where we will be selling in person next. Watch our online kimono store for weekly updates and new kimono and obi for sale.

 Quick Guide To Women's Obi Formality

  • Hanhaba Obi = Informal

  • Tsuke obi = Informal / Casual

  • ​Nagoya Obi = Informal / Casual to Semi Formal / Formal

  • Fukuro Obi = Formal Obi

  • Maru Obi = Super formal Obi

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