6396: 1970's Japanese Silk Nagajuban/Liner Fabric, 50in.(Arai Hari)
Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1970's Arai Hari Used
Silk Kimono Fabric Piece
Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 50 inches / 127 cm
US$10.00 per piece
USA Shipping included under 4 pounds package weight
Fabric History/Pedigree: 1970's silk fabric 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 Type: Fine, lightweight and translucent silk is a very pale pink (gradations) background with motifs in slightly darker pinks (generally gradation coloring in pale pinks); other colors: lime-green, cream, gray-brown; designs same on both sides of large-scale flowers(different, not usual mums etc) and their stems and leaves; Fabric originally for making liner of kimono or probably an under-kimono (nagajuban); nice quality silk, good drape; good for making scarf or accessories.
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