6570: 1960's Japanese Vintage Kimono Cotton, Roses,Pitchers,by yard
Vintage Japanese Textiles:
Deadstock 1960's Cotton Kimono Fabric
Width: 14" / 35.56 cm
Length: 1 yard / 91.44 cm
US$10.00 per yard
USA Shipping included under 4 lbs. total package weight
Item Details and Description:
Fabric History/Pedigree: lightweight deadstock kimono cotton (new but unsold stock) estimated from the 1960s; This is cotton used to make a kimono (called a yukata); not the thinner bathhouse type fabric; Acquired in a mostly full bolt.
- Fabric Description: This is a traditional motif of large decorated roses and pitchers (vases?); patterns same on both sides, includes bands which have horizontal pin stripes; Style is evocative of meisen ( a silk from the 1950's characterized by fuzzy edges and large figures); colors of background fabric are mostly rusty-orange; other design colors used: burgundy, black, salmon, blue, light charcoal, fuschia, pinks and light peach colors; a few instances of deep coral blue;
Note: If purchasing multiple yardages, will be sent in uncut piece.