4840:Japanese Vintage Mock-Kasuri Asa(Hemp) Poly Blend Fabric,1 Yd/.91m

4840 Yokodana Kimono Asa-Cotton Blend Fabric,half-yard

Catalog# 4840

Unusual Blend of Deadstock 1960's Asa (Hemp), Cotton & Synthetic Blend
 Kimono (Yukata) Fabric (Mock-Kasuri: Swallows)

Width:14 inches / 38.1cm
Length: 1Yard / .91m

US$8.00 per Yard (plus shipping)

Item Details and Description

  • Fabric History/Pedigree: From roll of deadstock blend (asa,cotton, synthetic)made for use in making women's kimono, 1960's-70's.
  • Fabric Description: This is called 'mock kasuri' as it is not pre-dyed with resist paste dyeing); Note that the geometric patterns and figures seem blurred -- this is part of the kasuri (ikat) look, an intentional blurring caused by the kasuri-making process. (This is NOT kasuri.)
  • Fabric Type: Light, mock-kasuri design.This is on plain white fabric with printed kasuri-like designs in black; swallows and geometric shapes have slight tinge of olive or black color. Overall color is muted white.
  • Measurements: Width:14 inches / 35.6cm;Length= 1Yard (.91m).
  • Colors:  This is on plain white fabric with printed kasuri-like designs in light olive or black color. Overall color is muted white with fine pinstripes in light lime green (barely visible, see closeups).
  • Motifs: Traditional kasuri patterns of swallows alternating with geometric shapes in checkerboard-like array.
  • Condition: Excellent.
  • Notes: Recommended for any variety of creative applications.
$ 8.00

4840:Japanese Vintage Mock-Kasuri Asa(Hemp) Poly Blend Fabric,1 Yd/.91m