A circa 1970s Japanese fine silk Kimono jacket. This is a handmade absolutely unique piece and features a hand-tied shibori batik finish to the outer silk with overlapping geometrical circle details on the front, sleeves, and back. The jacket is fully lined with silk. Due to the intricate nature, shibori is one of the most expensive and labor intensive ways of dying fabric. Learn about Shibori here.
PLACE OF ORIGIN Japan
DATE OF MANUFACTURE circa 1970's
MATERIAL 100% silk outer, 100% brocade silk lining with matching purple 'cloud' print.
CONDITION Very good vintage condition. Outer silk has a few minor color variations.
MEASUREMENTS: Total length: approx 85cm. Bust circumference approx 116cm
*Please note that colors may appear slightly differently on screen.
*This is a unique hand-made vintage item. There is only one Kimono per pictured style available.