Kimono Reversible Padded - Jungle Olive
MAHARISHI Kimono Reversible Padded – Jungle Olive: This reversible kimono features an embroidered samurache quilting and reverses into a rare DPM: Monster Tiger camo found in the tailor shops of Vietnam who provided modifications to U.S. advisors.
The Samuranche pattern combines elements of the traditional Japanese tortoise shell used in the battle dress of 17th Century Samurai with the broken arrow peace symbol and pattern used by the Comanche, known as the Lords of the Plains, and later respected for their contributions to WWI, WWII and Vietnam U.S. war efforts.
- Two side Samuranche quilting
- Ribbed kimono collar
- Waist ties
- Ribbed cuffs
- Curved side split hem
Composition & materials: 100% Cotton Sateen – 1960’s era U.S. Army cotton sateen twill, reproduced exclusively for Maharishi. Used in AW21 to reproduce the uniforms worn by the U.S. Navy Riverine and helicopter support units, as well as for Eastern utility wear of the Civilian Regular Defence Group.
*AW21 Art of War embroideries explore the art of warriors from disparate cultures; through the intricate patterns of the Samuranche embroidery and the broken arrow peace symbol of the Comanche, the free-hand embroideries are featured on Maharishi Original Snopants, organic cotton tees and U.S Army field shirts