The cord below (called the Sageo) is used to secure the sword to your waist.

(Click here to check out a few interesting Sageo Tying Styles)

 colors shown may vary slightly because of different monitor settings.
Note that a traditional plain black Sageo is most often preferred.

  Katana Sageo
(Man-made Silk)

A standard Katana length (66" average) cord. 

01. Black
02. White
03. Teal Green
04. Teal Blue
05. Brown
06. Gold
07. Wine
08. Navy Blue
09. Scarlet Red
10. Cream
11. Woodpecker

Wakizashi and Tanto Sageo
(Man-made Silk)

Wakizashi and Tanto Sageo are available in a limited choice of colors - please inquire as to availability.

Extra-long Sageo
(Man-made Silk)

Extra-long Sageo are 7 feet long (2.20 meters) instead of the standard 5.5 feet Katana Sageo length.
They are available in a much wider selection of colors.

01. Woodpecker
02. Cream
03. Silver
04. Teal Green
05. Teal Blue
06. White
07. Black with White flecks
08. Black
09. Black with Blue flecks
10. Brown with White flecks
11. Chocolate Brown
12. Green with Brown flecks
13. Brown with Green flecks
14. Blue with Brown flecks
15. Navy Blue
16. Blue with Green flecks
17. Blue with Gold flecks
18. Brown with Gold flecks
19. Black with Gold flecks
20. Gold with Black flecks
21. Gold
22. Red with White flecks
23. Blood Red
24. A brighter Red with Black flecks
25. Scarlet Red

Silk Sageo
(Pure Silk)

  If you want a genuine Silk Sageo, they are available and will cost approximately $80 to $100 & often more.

 Most users of our man-made Silk Sageo have voiced an opinion that there is no functional difference between them & pure Silk.

Leather Sageo
(Real Leather)

Our New Leather Sageo (a Fred Lohman exclusive) has been well-accepted since its introduction just a few weeks ago
with almost half of the roll out the door.


Sageo Prices

Call for details:    503-282-4567


-or- write to:

FRED LOHMAN - 3405 N.E. Broadway -

Portland, OR  97232-1818   U.S.A.