7028: 1980s Japanese Vintage Kimono Silk Fabric,Arai-Hari,52in.Pc

7028: 1980s Japan Kimono SIlk, long view

Vintage Japanese Textiles:

1980's Kimono  Silk Fabric Piece Deadstock
Floral Motifs

Width: 14.5 inches / 36.83 cm
Length: 52 inches / 132.08 cm

Catalog# 7028:

US$10.00 per piece


Fabric History/Provenance: 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: This is lightweight silk for use in making a woman's kimono; Background color is a mix of pale yellow to peach colors with interwoven designs being stylized large peonies and their leaves; the designs are textured due to being interwoven; Other colors used: orange and dark tan; Note there is slight gradation coloring in the background and the flowers themselves;  fabric has a slight sheen in the interwoven design spaces; Print on one side, but mostly visible on reverse; slight drape.

Colors: Please use our text descriptions to complement your sense of the colors, as color and contrast differ on different devices.


Recommended for making scarf/accessories.
$ 10.00

7028: 1980s Japanese Vintage Kimono Silk Fabric,Arai-Hari,52in.Pc