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Vintage Kimono Silk Scarf

$75.00 Sale Price:   $29.99

Price: $75.00 Sale Price:   $29.99

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Silk swatches from vintage Japanese kimono are pieced together to create this elegant one-of-a-kind piece of cultural history. Each swatch carries with it the story of its former life—perhaps as a furisode that was worn to a wedding, or the shorter haori worn over a kimono. Harmonious patterns in shades of red are pieced together and trimmed with black silk. As these are made from vintage kimono, colors and patterns will vary. Most include shades of red, cranberry, and maroon; a few range to orange and apricot. Please see alternate product images for examples. Reverses to solid black silk.


Imported. 100% silk. Approximately 58"L x 10"W.


Dry-clean.


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Vintage Kimono Silk Scarf
 
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5.0

Beautiful, rich colors.

By Kit

from Pa.

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Pros

  • Beautiful comfortable

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Dress up anything

    Comments about Vintage Kimono Silk Scarf:

    Great colors, very classic look.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    Elegant!

    By Kathy

    from Philadelphia, pa

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          Comments about Vintage Kimono Silk Scarf:

          Packs easily and adds the right touch of elegance to any outfit

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great Gift Idea

          By Mollygirlsd

          from San Diego

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          Pros

          • Good Color Mix Vibrant

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Vintage Kimono Silk Scarf:

              The fact that this is a "living" scarf makes it a special item. My friend is of Japanese descent and she will love it.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes

              (8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Pretty

              By Lynn

              from Hurley, NY

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                    Comments about Vintage Kimono Silk Scarf:

                    Just as pictured, pretty. Wish it didn't have a big "Made in China" tag sewed to one section.

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                    • Yes

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