5736: 1960's Japanese Silk Piece, Deadstock, kimono fabric, by Yard
1950's Japanese Silk Piece
Deadstock Kimono Fabric
Width:14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 1 Yard / .91 m
US$10.00 / yd.
USA Shipping included under 4 lbs. total package weight
Item Details and Description
Fabric History/Pedigree: 1950's fabric 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 originally intended to make women's kimono; background is light pastel pink to shuiro(vermillion; fabric is interwoven throughout with diamond grids which all have crest(mon)-type designs within each diamond shape; Coloring is evocative of bokashi style (gradation coloring) which transitions from the light pastel pink into a shuiro (vermillion-orange), diagonally in bands across fabric's width.
When purchasing more than one yard, lengths sent uncut.