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23576Re: [SCA-JML] Re: Kataginu

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  • David Nesmith
    Mar 28, 2008
      YAY!!! THEY'VE GOT A PICTURE OF "MY" IRIS!!! (sorta)
      Ishikawa Moritake
      gules, a japanese iris or

      JL Badgley <tatsushu@...> wrote: On 3/29/08, Nick <eldon_seer@...> wrote:
      > >"JL Badgley" <tatsushu@...> wrote:
      > >If you want to get
      > > really spiffy, you can set pleats in the front--this will give you a
      > > slight 'wing' look if you pull it off right without giving you the
      > > monster Edo-period bamboo-reinforced parasails.
      > The "Hitatare" PDF is great!
      > Does anybody have an example of what this looks like with pleats?
      > Or a pattern of where to place them?
      > thanks for any help!

      Here is one (not permanently pleated, but you can see how it is
      slightly folded when worn):

      Here's the picture they are emulating:

      Unfortunately, most of the other pictures I can find are of later Edo
      period kataginu, but I've seen something in between.


      It's loud, it's obnoxious, it scares people, it can raise the blood. Bagpipes, the original rock 'n' roll instrument!

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