5482:1960's Japanese Silk by Yard Deadstock, kimono fabric

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1960's Japanese Silk Piece, Deadstock, Kimono Fabric

Catalog# 5482

Width:14 inches / 35.56 cm

Length: 1 Yard / .91m


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Item Details and Description

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

Fabric Description: Japanese vintage silk kimono black fabric used to make everyday women's kimono; Motifs are intentionally fuzzy (similar to kasuri/ikat)clusters of 4 diamonds with round bit in center, these groupings arrange horizontally in even rows throughout; see close-ups for configurations.

Fabric Type: Lightweight silk, same on both sides; fabric is slightly textured to the touch, no sheen; has a kasuri feel to it but don't think it is woven in kasuri method.

Measurements: width =14 inches/ 35.56cm; Length= 1 Yard (.91m).

Colors: The background is black with the diamond shapes in a variety of pastels such as light moss-green, apricot and off-white.


    $ 10.00

    5482:1960's Japanese Silk by Yard Deadstock, kimono fabric