7525:1930s-50s Japanese Vintage Girls Kimono Silk Fabric,AraiHari,52in.Piece

7525:1930s Girls Kimono Silk, long view

Vintage Japanese Textiles:

1930s-1950s Girls Ceremonial Kimono Silk Fabric Piece 

Width: 13.5 inches / 34.29 cm
Length: 52 inches / 132.08 cm

Catalog# 7525:

US$17.00 per piece
plus shipping


Fabric History/Provenance: Pieces received from a 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 from a girl's ceremonial kimono; Background color is a dark fuschia, with the entire fabric interwoven with many flowers and clouds motifs; The printed designs are ornate and colorful clusters of flowers with open decorated fans and tsuzumi drums, pinwheels and decorative cords swirling as background; wide range of colors, mostly reds, teals, greens, mustard, and off-whites; some uses of dark aqua-blue and lime greens; Print is on one side but slightly visible on the reverse; soft fabric has good 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.

$ 17.00

7525:1930s-50s Japanese Vintage Girls Kimono Silk Fabric,AraiHari,52in.Piece