5829: 1970's Japanese Mock-Silk Piece, 2 Yds, Shibori (tie-dyed)

5829 1970s Japanee mock-silk shibori, closeup

Catalog# 5829

Width:14 inches / 35.56 cm

 Length: 2 Yards / 1.83 m

(for 2 yard pieces minimum)

USA Shipping included under 4 lbs. total package weight

Item Details and Description

Fabric History/Pedigree: 1970's pieces received from traditional Japanese kimono cleaner/reconstructor called Arai-Hari -- see an excellent explanation of traditional Arai Hari by textile expert John Marshall,by click-pushing HERE

Fabric Description: Japanese vintage mock-silk kimono fabric used to make woman's haori or under-kimono.

Fabric Type: light weight mock-silk (synthetic) slightly textured like (but NOT) chirimen, interwoven throughout with grid of tiny  1/8th (.175) inch / 3.17 mm squares (where shibori hand-tie-dyeing is done); pattern on one side; Faint lined diamond shapes interwoven in grid background (more apparent from a distance).

Colors: Deep red with white.

Condition: Excellent.


If you wish more than the 2 yards minimum, please write us HERE and we will send a customized invoice.

    $ 10.00

    5829: 1970's Japanese Mock-Silk Piece, 2 Yds, Shibori (tie-dyed)