5525: 1960's Japanese Kimono Ornate Silk Fabric,Ceremonial, yard

5525 ceremonial silk ornate kimono fabric, close-up101

Catalog# 5525

1960's Deadstock Kimono Silk Fabric
Ceremonial Kimono Silk
Highly Ornate Decorative Flowers & Designs

Width: 14.5 inches / 36.83 cm

Length:  1 yard / .91 m


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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 fabric designed for use in making high-end formal woman's silk kimono; designs of two clusters of plum blossom flowers -- one white and one dark pink-ruby-red in each yard -- with backgrounds in various stylized water swirls and other traditional designs and effects; significant metallic gold accents printed throughout ; note also diagonal bands of different colors as well as  crinkled design lines appearance throughout the lighter fields(see close-ups).

If ordering multiple lengths, FYI, the pattern of flower clusters (3 red, 2 white) repeats every 78 inches.

Type: light-medium-weight Japanese silk, slight drape.

Colors: Background is  a mix of varied shades of light to medium toned differing pastel pinks, rouge, reds, with some light black and grays; (see close-ups. )

Condition: Excellent. (Our pictures don't do this justice).

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

or Textile Art, designer purposes

    $ 15.00

    5525: 1960's Japanese Kimono Ornate Silk Fabric,Ceremonial, yard