Kanzashi were the female hair ornaments worn in Japan in centuries past. Some were even modified to function as self-defense weapons, which seems to have inspired the design of the Wargo Nippon Samurai Sword Kanzashi Hairpin, which comes with chrysanthemums motifs in brass and silver. The detail is stunning, from the handle and hilt to the scabbard concealing the blade. Has there ever been such an awesome or unique way to keep your hair in place?
The Wargo Nippon Samurai Sword Kanzashi Hairpin features: