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These protective stitches are called semamori, and shown here today is a semamori cho, or a practice album of decorative stitches that, when...

The small semamori (back talisman) in auspicious red and white silk thread depicts a child's top.

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In Japan, there is a certain magic associated with stitching: ... stitches applied to children’s garments are done so intentionally, and that they are meant to protect the child from harm. These protective stitches are called semamori, and shown here today is a semamori cho, or a practice album of decorative stitches that, when stitched on a child’s garment, would have been held in place one of the kimono’s two ties.

These protective stitches are called semamori, and shown here today is a semamori cho, or a practice album of decorative stitches that, when...