The Janome pattern is called “snake’s-eye pattern” because the white ring pattern looks like a snake’s eye.
It is considered a traditional and prestigious pattern for Wagasa, as there are many ukiyoe pictures of beautiful women holding a snake’s eye pattern.
It is said that the snake’s-eye pattern “protects from misfortune and brings good luck.
It is said to protect against misfortune and bring good luck.
It is often chosen as a gift for loved ones with the wish that they will lead a happy life.
FUJI-iro is a color name derived from the wisteria flower and is a light bluish purple.This umbrella is made with Washi paper. It is slim and light, the most simple style and easy to use. It is recommended for the first Wagasa. Maiko and Geiko in Kyoto are actually using this type of Wagasa.
Material: Japanese traditional paper ‘washi’
Length: About 74cm (about 29.1inch)
Diameter: About 105cm (about 41.3inch)