5966: Deadstock 1950s Japanese White Kasuri (ikat) Cotton Fabric by Yard
Vintage Japanese Textiles:
Japanese Rare White Kasuri (Ikat)
1950s Deadstock Japanese Cotton Fabric
Width: 13.5 inches / 34.29 cm
Length: 1 yard / 91.4 cm
Shipping included under 4 pounds package weight
Fabric Description: Deadstock never used, Japanese vintage kasuri (ikat) cotton fabric;
Fabric Type: Seldom-seen white kasuri (ikat dyeing process), background is soft-white with motifs in black (see close-ups). Light-Medium Weight, still firm; fabric softens with wash. (hand-wash separately, luke-warm water-- see our FAQ Pages for cleaning tips).
Colors: Please remember that colors shown may differ on different devices. Please note the colors listed in the text here.
This is an unused Japanese country vintage fabric called kasuri (also called ikat in Southeast Asia; ); Kasuri is a labor-intensive process where patterns are made by pre-dyed paste resistance and varying techniques used to create the sorts of patterns seen here. Because of the methods used, authentic kasuri is usually highly expensive. More info on kasuri below:
Cultural Notes on Kasuri(ikat):
Wikipedia.org, on-line encyclopedia, defines Kasuri as:
Regular price $ 10.00 Sale price $ 8.00