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Larger Karakusa Arabesque Tree Peony Calico in Quiet Blue-Purple and Gray, Hitokoshi Chirimen Crepe Silk Haori Kimono Jacket

Larger Karakusa Arabesque Tree Peony Calico in Quiet Blue-Purple and Gray, Hitokoshi Chirimen Crepe Silk Haori Kimono Jacket

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Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1980s
  • Material: silk
  • Favorited by: 7 people
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From Philadelphia, PA
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No returns or exchanges
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order. See return policy

Description

This is a such a lovely haori, in a quiet way, with a charming all-over pattern. It's in a very supple plain-woven silk crepe fabric. The fabric isn't limply drapey but it does have a very soft hand with quite lovely drape, and being a crepe, it will be wrinkle resistant too. (Hitokoshi crepe is flat or plain woven of crepe-spun thread, not nubby as many crepes in this country.) Haori are meant to be worn open, and the sleeves are often between bracelet length and 3/4 length, not necessarily to the wrist.

This haori is in very good vintage condition with no observed problems. It is about 50 inches at the waist with perhaps a bit more at the hips; it measures 51.6 inches from sleeve to sleeve, and approximately 32.3 inches from shoulder to hem.

If the thought of kimono sleeves dangling would keep you from wearing one, I now offer to alter them: https://www.etsy.com/listing/517438066/kimono-sleeve-reduction-alteration?ref=shop_home_active_17

Please check my shop for more lovely kimono, obi and haori fabrics, silk sari fabrics, and for more vintage haori.

I am no expert on kimono or fabrics, just a fiber artist with a deep love of beautiful textiles. But I have been collecting and working with kimono for a number of years, so feel free to ask any questions you might have and I will tell you what I can.

I have fibromyalgia, I don't have the energy to iron, and this is vintage kimono fabric which has been stored for years. I have not noticed any stains or spots beyond those stated, but it may have age- or storage-related imperfections. When I find these, I state them. As is normal with vintage items, this item is sold as is.

US shipping is by Priority mail and is only minimally insured. Should you wish it more fully insured or sent by another option, convo me. If sent under-insured I can not be held responsible should something go wrong in the shipping. I try to refund overage on shipping charges. International shipping is insured when you pay with Etsy rather than PayPal.

I don't accept returns unless the item has been grossly misrepresented, but please let me know if you are unhappy with it when you receive it. If there is a problem, please contact me before leaving negative feedback. I prefer to have happy, satisfied customers! Thanks.

Pet-friendly, smoke-free home.
This is a such a lovely haori, in a quiet way, with a charming all-over pattern. It's in a very supple plain-woven silk crepe fabric. The fabric isn't limply drapey but it does have a very soft hand with quite lovely drape, and being a crepe, it will be wrinkle resistant too. (Hitokoshi crepe is flat or plain woven of crepe-spun thread, not nubby as many crepes in this country.) Haori are meant to be worn open, and the sleeves are often between bracelet length and 3/4 length, not necessarily to the wrist.

This haori is in very good vintage condition with no observed problems. It is about 50 inches at the waist with perhaps a bit more at the hips; it measures 51.6 inches from sleeve to sleeve, and approximately 32.3 inches from shoulder to hem.

If the thought of kimono sleeves dangling would keep you from wearing one, I now offer to alter them: https://www.etsy.com/listing/517438066/kimono-sleeve-reduction-alteration?ref=shop_home_active_17

Please check my shop for more lovely kimono, obi and haori fabrics, silk sari fabrics, and for more vintage haori.

I am no expert on kimono or fabrics, just a fiber artist with a deep love of beautiful textiles. But I have been collecting and working with kimono for a number of years, so feel free to ask any questions you might have and I will tell you what I can.

I have fibromyalgia, I don't have the energy to iron, and this is vintage kimono fabric which has been stored for years. I have not noticed any stains or spots beyond those stated, but it may have age- or storage-related imperfections. When I find these, I state them. As is normal with vintage items, this item is sold as is.

US shipping is by Priority mail and is only minimally insured. Should you wish it more fully insured or sent by another option, convo me. If sent under-insured I can not be held responsible should something go wrong in the shipping. I try to refund overage on shipping charges. International shipping is insured when you pay with Etsy rather than PayPal.

I don't accept returns unless the item has been grossly misrepresented, but please let me know if you are unhappy with it when you receive it. If there is a problem, please contact me before leaving negative feedback. I prefer to have happy, satisfied customers! Thanks.

Pet-friendly, smoke-free home.

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I don't accept returns or exchanges
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Returns and exchange details
Cut fabrics are not returnable, unless an item is grossly misrepresented. Likewise, vintage items are sold "As is." But should you have a problem with an item, I would rather work with you to resolve it than to have you feel that negative feedback is your only recourse, so please contact me. I do want to make customers happy!

Shipping policies

My shipping rates are set high enough to cover any combination of items and make sure I'm not losing money on shipping (yes, this has happened), as my prices for kimono textiles are as reasonable as possible. Different fabrics, whether yardage or garments, weigh quite different amounts, hence the initially high shipping charge. That does temporarily mean that customers purchasing several items often overpay on shipping--but it's temporary as my policy is to refund overcharges on shipping, which I do when packing orders in order to have accurate weights when I purchase postage.

I use recycled--and recyclable--materials where possible, especially in shipping, and otherwise tend to use the best possible materials. I include a packing slip for extra assurance in the rare case a package is damaged in shipping. I generally pack an item or items in a plastic bag which, unfortunately, my suppliers do use. These are plastic bags which have contained textile items, not bags from other sources, so you need not fear that other substances will stain your items.

Similarly I nearly always use manila envelopes or Priority envelopes/boxes, both of which can be recycled. If you prefer that I package your items in plastic, please let me know and I will do my best to accommodate your preferences.

In general, I ship by the least expensive option although I ship Priority once a domestic order reaches approximately $7.00 in shipping charges, so that your order is covered by insurance. Because each of my items weighs a different amount, I have not priced the various shipping alternatives. If you prefer a faster method, or want to add insurance, convo me and I will work out a price quote for you.
My shipping rates are set high enough to cover any combination of items and make sure I'm not losing money on shipping (yes, this has happened), as my prices for kimono textiles are as reasonable as possible. Different fabrics, whether yardage or garments, weigh quite different amounts, hence the initially high shipping charge. That does temporarily mean that customers purchasing several items often overpay on shipping--but it's temporary as my policy is to refund overcharges on shipping, which I do when packing orders in order to have accurate weights when I purchase postage.

I use recycled--and recyclable--materials where possible, especially in shipping, and otherwise tend to use the best possible materials. I include a packing slip for extra assurance in the rare case a package is damaged in shipping. I generally pack an item or items in a plastic bag which, unfortunately, my suppliers do use. These are plastic bags which have contained textile items, not bags from other sources, so you need not fear that other substances will stain your items.

Similarly I nearly always use manila envelopes or Priority envelopes/boxes, both of which can be recycled. If you prefer that I package your items in plastic, please let me know and I will do my best to accommodate your preferences.

In general, I ship by the least expensive option although I ship Priority once a domestic order reaches approximately $7.00 in shipping charges, so that your order is covered by insurance. Because each of my items weighs a different amount, I have not priced the various shipping alternatives. If you prefer a faster method, or want to add insurance, convo me and I will work out a price quote for you.

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