Vintage Japanese Kimono Fabrics by Pieces: Japanese Textile Silk Fabrics
5318: 1950's Japanese Silk Fabric,Ladies Kimono Fabric, dollmakers
Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1950's Japanese Silk Piece
Ladies Silk Kimono Fabric by yard
Kamon (tiny motifs) Type
For dollmakers, small projects
From Arai-Hari, Special Kimono Cleaners in Japan
Width:13.5 inches / 34.3 cm
Length: 1 yard / .91 m
US$10.00 per yard
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Item Details and Description
Fabric History/Pedigree: 1950's, derived from used lady's silk kimono; taken apart and cleaned in Japan by Arai-Hari (specialty kimono cleaners in Japan); Received partial bolt; designs shown are continuous.
Fabric Type: Light-weight silk, slight drape with background being black; non-sheen, light textured to touch but not quite chirimen; printed, designs on one side only.
Measurements: Width= 13.5 inches / 34.3cm ; Length= 1 yard (.91m) per piece; tiny flowers and leaves, all less than 1/4 (.25") inch (6.35mm) diameter, see close-ups.
Colors: background is black, motifs are off-white-gray and some flowers have red or mustard accents(barely visible, so small).
Motifs: Tiny small flowers with leaves; consistent throughout.
NOTE: Multiple lengths ordered will be sent in one uncut piece.
Suitable for doll-makers or small motif textile arts uses, quilting.
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