4840:Japanese Vintage Mock-Kasuri Asa(Hemp) Poly Blend Fabric,1 Yd/.91m
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.
Notes: Recommended for any variety of creative applications.
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