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8 edition of Traditional Kimono Silks found in the catalog.

Traditional Kimono Silks

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Published by Schiffer Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Costume,
  • Antiques & Collectibles,
  • Antiques / Collectibles,
  • Antiques/Collectibles,
  • Textiles & Costume,
  • Fashion,
  • History,
  • Japan,
  • Kimonos,
  • Materials,
  • Silk,
  • Textile design

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10931904M
    ISBN 100764326910
    ISBN 109780764326912

    Jofu fabric was originally made in Okinawa and Oshima and worn by those in the samurai class. Tsumugi Silk Tsumugi fabric was originally made from threads harvested from hatched wild cocoons or from scrap threads from cultivated silk production. Previously sustained by the need to dress an entire nation in traditional costume, it has today shrunk to a fraction of its former size. Distinctive effects are produced by combining or crossing the resisted areas. Making the kimono There were different ways of decorating the kimono.

    Avoid getting the silk wet or soiled. Five mon itsutsu mon are the most formal, three mon mitsu mon are mid-formality, and one mon hitotsu mon is the least formal, used for occasions such as tea ceremony. The text focuses on different aspects of the kosode, tracing its evolution, social role, design, construction, and decoration. Paper, pages, numerous black and white drawings. Recently, summer kimonos have been made from synthetic ro fabrics. This publication has lots of color photos and focuses on the kinds of kimono most frequently found in today's marketplace.

    The name comes from Miyazuki Yuzensai, a fan painter of the seventeenth century. Rice paste is Traditional Kimono Silks book through the elaborately cut, heavy, oiled stencils onto the fabric; then after drying, the fabrics are immersed in the dye pots. Superb illustrations and explanations thoroughly cover this field, with color and black and white plates. We are in real danger of losing thousands of years of kimono-making techniques. Even kimono that have not been hand-crafted will constitute a relatively high expense when bought new, as even for one outfit, a number of accessories of the right formality and appearance must be bought.


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Traditional Kimono Silks by Anita Yasuda Download PDF Ebook

Depending on the colours and style, chirimen kimonos may be worn for both informal and formal occasions. Spot clean with a clean sponge and cool water. The high expense of some hand-crafted brand-new kimono reflects the traditional kimono making industry, where the most skilled artisans practice specific, expensive Traditional Kimono Silks book time-consuming techniques, known to and mastered only by a few.

Five mon itsutsu mon are the most formal, three mon mitsu mon are mid-formality, and one mon hitotsu mon is the least formal, used for occasions such as tea ceremony. They are always made of silk, and are more formal than tsukesage. Frances Blakemore. Damasks, brocades and twills are among the structures employed.

It appears on kimonos, but even more frequently on the pictorial linings of men's short black haori jackets. Kinsha Silk Kinsha is a fine and light, chirimen style silk crepe. Sumi e Painting Free-hand painting with indelible inks and brushes is also a time- honored Japanese method of fabric decoration.

Gensho Sasakura. There are a number of reasons why it's worth a visit, no matter your inclination for textiles, chief among them the River Gallery.

Traditional Japanese Kimono Fabrics

After this paste resist dries, he paints the areas on both sides of the lines with brushes, using the desired dye colors. At that time, it was a combination of layers of red and yellow with a green brocade jacket on top.

Kasuri weft threads on a warping mill. Superb illustrations and explanations thoroughly cover this field, with color and black and white plates.

The Kimono and other Japanese clothing

Robes of Elegance: Japanese Kimonos of the 16th - 20th Centuries. Fifi White. Because the short threads are joined together so often, tsumugi fabric is time consuming to make and often expensive.

In Japanese and English. The Some no Komichi is a three-day event held in late February showcasing traditional Japanese textile dyeing techniques. Designs for older married women are in more subdued hues, with less flowing sleeves and subtle motifs.

Yuzen dyeing. An unlined wool kimono Traditional Kimono Silks book be easily dry-cleaned without being disassembled. Most brand-new kimono are purchased through gofukuya, where kimono are sold as fabric rolls only - known as tanmono - the Traditional Kimono Silks book of which is often left to Traditional Kimono Silks book shop's discretion.

They very popular, and worn daily in the early to mid s. Photography by Masaharu Uemura. San Francisco, Mineko Iwasaki, with Rande Brown. Once the threads have been assembled, they are dyed, and then starch is applied before weaving, to ensure the threads do not unravel.popular Mens Silk Kimono trends in Underwear & Sleepwears, Robes, Sleep Bottoms, Pajama Sets with Mens Silk Kimono and Mens Silk Kimono.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2). This distinctive volume reveals a unique antique kimono collection through various delicate Japanese colors and their use in kimono. The Japanese sensibility is immediately apparent in the classification of the nine traditional color categories of red, green, pink, blue, brown, purple, yellow, black/white, and gold/silver.

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Shop the top 25 most popular Mens Silk Kimono at the best prices!This swatch book is an inspiring visual tour of elegant fabric design using beautiful historic kimono remnants from Japan's Showa Period (). More than photographs and detailed captions provide information on motif identification, Japanese history and cultural traditions.

The book Brand: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.Jan ebook,  · The Some no Komichi is a three-day event held in late February showcasing traditional Japanese textile dyeing techniques. The event is held in Shinjuku's Ochiai and Nakai area, the center of Tokyo's traditional dyeing industry and is a nod to the town's rich cultural heritage.