Re: Kataginu pattern
- Many thanks - I thought this might be it, but I wasn't sure. Now, to find
some good fabric for the whole kamishimo...
> > I didn't get a response to this, so I'm reposting it. Somebody
> said at one
> > point that there was a kataginu pattern in the files section. I
> don't see
> > it...maybe I'm blind? Can somebody help me find it? Alternatively, does
> > anybody have a decent kataginu pattern that they'd share? I'm looking to
> > make a late-sixteenth-century (i.e. pre-Edo-period) kataginu.
> The kataginu pattern in the files section is based off of the hitatare
> (since it is basically a hitatare without the sleeves):
> Similar to this:
> (A kataginu kamishimo made for the character of Ii Naomasa in the film
> "Aoi:Tokugawa Sandai" which is just outside of period. This was on
> display at the Hikone museum).
> However, in the above costume I found it interesting that it was not
> closed at the sides and the back appears to be rounded instead of
> straight, although I can't remember, exactly (things I wish I'd taken
> more note of at the time). I don't know for certain how accurate this
> particular reconstruction is.