Recent Examples of obi from the Web
The full skirt was made from the weighty brocade cloth typically used for a kimono obi.
The dress featured a black bodice with a high neckline and a full skirt made from obi, the sash typically worn with a traditional Japanese kimono, Moreno told E! on the red carpet on Sunday evening.
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Origin and Etymology of obi
First Known Use: 1874See Words from the same year
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