7191: 1970's Deadstock Japanese Komon Silk Kimono Fabric, 2.39Yards

7191: 1970s Japan Kimono Silk, long view

Catalog #7191
Vintage Japanese Textiles:

 1970's Japanese Silk
Komon Type
Woman's Silk Kimono Fabric

Width:14inches / 35.56 cm
Length: 86 inches(2.39yds) / 2.18m

US$22.00 per piece

Item Details and Description

Fabric History/Pedigree: 1970's fabric, deadstock (like new, never used from another era) for use in making a nicer woman's daily-wear silk kimono; 100% Japanese silk, komon type fabric; Received as partial roll.

Fabric Type: Lightweight silk originally for use in making a woman's kimono; fabric is slightly translucent and also lightly textured due to the weave, but is not a chirimen (crepe); this is a komon fabric, meaning it has multiple small-scale designs (usually intricate, like this one) interconnected and filling the fabric; designs are on one side only; Background color is bright tangerine orange with motif color a light lime-green color; komon kimonos are a nice grade of casual every-day wear kimono.

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.
Recommended for making scarfs/accessories.

$ 22.00

7191: 1970's Deadstock Japanese Komon Silk Kimono Fabric, 2.39Yards