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5188: 1960's Deadstock Japanese Kimono Mock-Silk Fabric, by yard

5188 mock silk; half yard view of roll

Catalog# 5188
1960's Deadstock  
Kimono Mock-Silk Fabric

Width: 14.25 inches / 36.2 cm

Length:  1 Yard / 91.44 cm

US$8.00 per yard

Shipping included to USA under 4 pounds package weight

Item Details and Description:

Fabric History/Pedigree: 1960's  pieces derived from deadstock roll of kimono mock-silk; (Deadstock means old inventory which is like new but has been in storage, never been used); 

Fabric Description:(*Updated July 3, 2020) Lightweight Japanese vintage mock-silk (synthetic) kimono fabric designed for use in making woman's everyday kimono; background is darker plum with hint of burgundy; motif is interesting lattice in off-white ragged lines creating overlapping diamonds shaped grid, with each diamond inner space having a small flower of several sorts; a few flecks in light olive green  scattered about; quite different;
*Update: There are two 1/2 inch bands interwoven running lengthwise throughout, creating a very slight relief; These are located 5 inches (12.7cm) from the right side. These bands are only visible under brighter light from an obtuse angle. Last picture is best we could capture of it.

Condition: Excellent.

Note: If buying multiples of this, it will be sent in uncut length.

    $ 8.00

    5188: 1960's Deadstock Japanese Kimono Mock-Silk Fabric, by yard