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Old 03-23-2010, 06:22 PM   #8
David Maidment
Join Date: Aug 2008
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Re: Miyabi heavy cotton hakama from Nine Circle

Further to my initial post in this thread, I ordered one of these hakama recently and it arrived today. It is indeed a similar construction to the one I had previously purchased, although is very heavy (which I think is great). The himo are very long and I can either tie them twice at the front or leave a bit hanging down inside the hakama. I imagine that problem would vanish for someone with a waist a few inches larger than mine. It makes a very nice swooshing sound when doing tai sabaki

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