6020:1950s Japanese Silk Tsumugi kimono fabric, Yard,Arai-Hari
1950's Japanese Silk 1 Yard Piece kimono fabric
Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 1 Yard / 91.44 cm
US$10.00 / piece
USA Shipping included under 4 lbs total package weight
Item Details and Description
Fabric History/Pedigree: 1950'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 silk of tsumugi (pongee) type kimono fabric used to make various garments; Entire fabric is interwoven with traditional kasuri-like symmetrical geometric checkered sort of grid rendered by the weave and dyeing process; same on both sides. Colors: Background is a deep yet bright purplish-plum with touch of Fuschia; Patterns are in off-white and shades of pink and light gray-purple.