7038:1980s Japanese Vintage Kimono Silk Fabric,AraiHari,42in.Piece

7038: 1980s Japan Black Silk, long view

Vintage Japanese Textiles:

1980's Kimono  Silk Fabric Piece 

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 42 inches / 106.68 cm

Catalog# 7038:

US$12.00 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 solid black color with parallel stripes interwoven running lengthwise(vertically); these stripes alternate from sheen to no-sheen; designs are  a few randomly-placed dark peach/orange-salmon and white flowers, each flower being 2 inches / 5.97 cm at largest dimension; the fabric is print on one side, but mostly visible on reverse; slight drape.

Recommended for making scarf/accessories.

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


$ 12.00

7038:1980s Japanese Vintage Kimono Silk Fabric,AraiHari,42in.Piece