7201:1980s Japanese Vintage Kimono Silk Fabric,AraiHari,58in.Piece

7201: 1980s Japanese Kimono Silk, 58 in.

Vintage Japanese Textiles:

1980's Kimono  Silk Fabric Piece Arai-Hari

Width: 14.5 inches / 36.83 cm
Length: 58 inches / 147.32 cm

Catalog# 7201:

US$15.00 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/girl's kimono; Background color is red throughout with printed classic designs of many types of flowers cascading down the fabric; In addition to the flowers in clusters there are origami crane, festival fan(stylized), temari ball, tsuzumi hand drum and geometric groupings (please view closeups); Colorful print on one side, bright range of colors including: salmon, peach, agua-purple, black, off-whites, orange to shuiro (vermillion); Also some burnished silver accents in places; 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.


$ 15.00

7201:1980s Japanese Vintage Kimono Silk Fabric,AraiHari,58in.Piece