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"Stencilled Motifs" Vintage Japanese Kimono Yardage
"Stencilled Motifs" Vintage Japanese Kimono Yardage

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Wine and Black
Our Price: $12.00

Quantity in Stock:4
Shipping: Orders received before 11am EST ship same day via USPS. Otherwise, next business day.
Product Code: 0621FAB17

This listing is for one yard of vintage fabric salvaged from a vintage Japanese kimono jacket (haori).

The pattern is a series of wide diamonds, each filled with one of several small traditional motifs on either a black or a wine colored background. Look closely to see that the elements are made with thousands of tiny white dots - which are likely to have been created with a katagami stencil.

The standard width of all kimono fabric is between 13" and 14" and each length offered here is at least 36" - some are more generous cuts. Multiple pieces may be available and, if you're ordering two yards, continuous yardage will be sent IF it is available.

When we find vintage (circa 1950s but could be older or newer by two decades) Japanese kimono or haori (kimono jackets) in less-than-sellable condition due to fading, blemishes, or holes, we salvage what we can and offer it to artisans, quilters, crafters, and designers for project work. So the fabric has been previously sewn and though we carefully deconstruct the kimono, previous seam lines, as well as minor blemishes, may need to be worked around or trimmed away.

The inspiring designs, hand work, and the ageless beauty of vintage Japanese textiles make all the extra work so worthwhile.

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