A lovely circa 1970s Japanese fine silk Kimono jacket. It's made from pure silk and has a wholly hand-tied shibori batik finish. The jacket is fully lined. Due to the intricate nature, shibori is one of the most expensive and labour intensive ways of dying fabric. Learn about Shibori here.
PLACE OF ORIGIN Japan
DATE OF MANUFACTURE circa 1970's
MATERIAL 100% silk outer, 100% synthetic
CONDITION Very good (unworn) vintage condition with some minor flaws. There is one faint mark to the right sleeve outer.
MEASUREMENTS: total length: approx 82m. Bust circumference approx 120cm
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Due to the handmade and vintage nature of the Kimono's only one of each style pictured is available.
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