Textured silk Kimono fabric - pale silver floral arabesque- by the yard

$5.20


This listing is for one yard (36 inches or 91.33cm) of fabric. There are multiple yards available. If more than one yard is purchased then you will receive the entire yardage as one complete length. Please note that if you order a large number of yards the shipping cost may be overestimated. I always refund shipping overages of $1.00 or more.

**This silk has some flaws. Please read the description carefully to learn about these flaws. The silk is being offered at a discounted price due to these issues**

This beautiful silk fabric is unused, old stock and would be perfect for smaller projects, such as doll clothing, piecework, fiber art or hair accessories.

This kimono fabric has a printed, black colored, floral arabesque design over a silver-gray background. Some of the flowers are dyed a coral pink and white color.

The silk has a wonderful and unique, woven texture. The texture reminds me of paper, crepe party streamers. Due to the weaving and the reflection of the light, the silk can appear more of a gray with blue undertones or a gray with beige undertones. It has a nice drape.

Crayola brand crayons were placed in the last photo for color comparison. Please enlarge the photos to see the wonderful texture and color of the silk.

*** The selvage ends of this bolt of silk have faded over time. They appear more of a beige color than silver. This affects the entire length of the silk. The 7th photo shows the color difference between the center and selvage edge of the fabric. This is also shown in the 8th photo. There are also a few age spots on the selvage of the fabric (photo 9) however these spots are on the selvage line and should not affect how you can use the fabric. The silk is still strong and the fading should not affect how the fabric can be used.***

Fabric specifics:

-Fabric is 14.5 inches (36.8 cm) wide.

-light to medium weight with nice drape

-100% silk

-slight stretch lengthwise and width-wise, due to the weaving

I believe that the pictures show a good representation of the fabric colors however, please remember that colors may look different on your monitor. This is a vintage item so there may be small blemishes or marks although in addition to those noted in the description. This item has been stored for many years so there may be a slight storage smell although I do not notice any.

*I am always willing to provide more information or pictures regarding my fabrics or using/sewing these fabrics. Please do not hesitate to send me a contact me if you have any questions.*

Payments

I accept payment via paypal, credit cards and ETSY direct payment.

Please contact me within 24 hours if you wish to cancel purchase.

The buyer is responsible for all customs charges, VAT, taxes and handling fees.

Shipping from United States

I ship within two business days of receiving payment. Most items are shipped within 24 hours after receiving payment.

Orders totaling $60.00 USD and over will be shipped free to domestic addresses. The free shipping will be shown at the final order cost, right before submitting the order.

I ship via USPS mail. If you wish for shipping confirmation or insurance please contact me before payment and I will adjust the shipping price for you. USPS Priority mail or International Express shipment can be chosen at checkout.

I only charge the actual shipment cost and do not charge packaging or handling fees. Shipping cost overages of $1.00 USD or more are refunded at time of shipment.

The buyer is responsible for all customs charges, VAT, taxes and handling fees.

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

Request a cancellation within: 3 hours of purchase

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)

Questions about your order?

Please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

Returns and exchange details

I will gladly accept returns on items that are not to your liking. The buyer must pay return shipping charges. I must be notified within 2 days after confirmation of delivery of the item that you wish to return the item for a refund.

A refund (minus shipment costs) will be issued after the purchases are received by myself and are found to be in the original condition that they were purchased in.

Additional

Taxes:

I currently reside in New York State and am required to charge sales tax on items shipped to New York state. Taxes are not collected on items that are shipped to any other states or internationally.

The buyer is responsible for all customs charges, VAT, taxes and handling fees.

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