Vintage kimono silk cushions

  • I spent a few days last week in Brisbane with my sister, Anne.  She had recently attended a cushion making workshop and I asked her to teach me using my vintage kimono silk.  After several hours work we ended up with this gorgeous pair of cushions!
Vintage Japanese silk and cotton kasuri cushions
Vintage Japanese silk and cotton kasuri cushions: front and back view

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Sei aizome indigo dyed cotton: ‘mukei bunkazai’

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This is a very beautiful bolt of high quality indigo dyed cotton for making a Japanese yukata (summer kimono).  It is marked ‘mukei bunkazai’ Continue reading Sei aizome indigo dyed cotton: ‘mukei bunkazai’