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7086: 1980s Japanese Kimono Silk Shibori Fabric w/Liner, Piece 68in.

7086: 1980s Japan silk shibori, closeup1

Vintage Japanese Textiles:
1980's  Silk Fabric 40in. Piece, Shibori Tie-Dyed
With Off-White Silk Liner Attached

Width: 14 inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 68 inches / 172.72 cm

Catalog# 7086:

US$20.00 per piece

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Fabric History/Pedigree: 1930s-50s 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 Description: Lightweight silk; probably originally intended to make haori; This is a 1980's fabric piece with a background of black with red and white tiny (1/8th inch / 3.17mm) rhombic shaped shibori dots  (Please see closeups); a very thin pale-white silk liner is still attached lightly with basting type stitching; same on both sides except the liner is still attached to back.

Colors: Please use our text color descriptions to complement your sense of the fabric due to differences in contrast and color on different devices.


Condition: Excellent.
$ 20.00

7086: 1980s Japanese Kimono Silk Shibori Fabric w/Liner, Piece 68in.