Clutches

No. 928 – Obi Clutch – Emerald Bling

Monday, August 10th, 2020

Description:  Vintage silk from Fukuro Obi is all about metallics in the combining of black and emerald green with gold; two inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in black satin.  The button is vintage, collectible, brass set with a faceted “emerald” center stone; corresponding black shoulder cord.  Look out Holidays!

Size:  10 1/2 W  X  9 H inches

Price:  $109.00




No. 927 – Obi Clutch – Golden Cascade

Monday, August 10th, 2020

Description:  Vintage silk from Chuya style Fukuro Obi presents a green-tinged background with a cascade of blossoming flowers in true gold; two inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in gold satin.  Gold turk’s head tassel hangs over magnet closure; corresponding gold shoulder cord.

Size:  10 1/2 W  X  8 1/2 H inches

Price:  $103.00




No. 926 – Obi Clutch – Art Nouveau

Monday, August 10th, 2020

Description:  Fabulous vintage silk from Fukuro Obi in silvers and charcoals with windows of design in an Art Nouveau feel; two inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in black satin.  The button is collectible, appearing to be a hammered pewter in a free form design; corresponding black shoulder cord.  Gorgeous!

Size:  10 1/2 W  X  8 1/2 H inches

Price:  $102.00




No. 925 – Obi Clutch – Deep Silver with Winter Tree

Monday, June 29th, 2020

Description:  Contemporary silk from Fukuro Obi is actually closer to a charcoal silver with a dramatic abstract inset of winter trees; two inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in black satin.  The button is vintage, collectible, Victorian black glass; corresponding black shoulder cord.

Size:  10 1/2 W  X  8 1/2 L inches

Price:  $112.00




No. 924 – Obi Clutch – Silver Tweed Karabana

Monday, June 29th, 2020

Description:  This is the last of this gorgeous vintage silk Fukuro Obi pattern; two inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in shimmering silver satin.  The button is vintage, collectible, stamped brass with steel cut surrounding a Goldstone/slag square cabochon; corresponding gold shoulder cord.

Size:  10 1/2 W  X  8 1/2 L inches

Price:  $113.00




No. 923 – Obi Clutch – Rustic with Frog Button

Monday, June 29th, 2020

Description:  Black canvas-like fabric formed the core of a Maru Obi before being re-purposed for this Clutch Bag.  Lining is a beige linen-like fabric also from the core of a Maru Obi.  There are two very roomy inner compartments and an extra pocket across the inside back.  The button is a composite of vintage pieces – the center is a black rim encasing the raised image of a frog which has been set into a brownish-black outer rim; corresponding jute shoulder cord.  NOTE:  The camera does not adequately capture the details of this bag – the frog is really adorable but the photo does not do it justice.

Size:  10 1/2 W  X  8 1/2 L inches

Price:  $103.00




No. 918 – Obi Clutch – Silver on Black Arabesque

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

Description:  This is the last of this vintage silk Nagoya Obi with a black matte field superimposed with silver tinged black arabesque; a strip of silver tinged grosgrain parades down the entire length of the bag.  Two inner compartments and an extra pocket are lined in black satin.  The button gives the appearance of being pewter although it is very lightweight; corresponding black shoulder cord.

Size:  10 1/2 W  X  8 1/2 L inches

Price:  $106.00




No. 915 – Obi Clutch – Calla Lilies

Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Description:  This is the end of this vibrant vintage silk Fukuro Obi with enormous calla lily-like flowers and leaves in striking colors against a black field.  The bag has two inner compartments and an extra pocket across the inside back all lined in black satin.  The abstract button is vintage in a bakelite type of material, probably originally from a coat; corresponding black shoulder cord.

Size:  10 1/2 W  X 8 1/2 L inches

Price:  $98.00




No. 880 – Obi Clutch – Fluffy Matsu

Sunday, April 28th, 2019

Description:  Stunning combination of browns, golds, and coppers for the backdrop to groups of pine trees (matsu) tipped in white across an abstraction of rolling hills; two generous inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in a golden olive green satin.  The button is a simple, vintage, brass; corresponding brown shoulder cord.

Size:  10 W  X  8 1/2 L inches

Price:  $103.00




No. 713 – Obi Clutch – Flower Cameo on Red

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

obi clutch 713Description:  Vibrant vermillion vintage red silk satin from Fukuro Obi forms the base of this clutch with a “cameo” inset on the flap celebrating pop-art flowers from a Nagoya Obi.  This bag is lined in black satin, with two inner compartments and an extra pocket across the inside back for additional separation.  the button is vintage black celluloid with a silver filigreed center.  Fun and different for The Holidays!

Size:  10 1/4 W  X  8 1/4 L inches

Price:  $99.00