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Turquoise Cape


A one of a kind, vintage Japanese kimono silk cape. The fabric has been pieced, the geometric shapes emphasized by the fabric's painted design. Small squares have been hand appliquéd to add points of interest.
A one size fits most, the cape measures 50 inches wide and 36 inches long.

All pieces are hand made one at a time in my Portland, Oregon studio. Fabrics are vintage Japanese silks. These very special fabrics were woven, stenciled, tie-dyed and painted by Japanese artisans. Many were still in the bolt on their way to become kimonos. Others had been sewn into kimonos but were no longer wearable. I remove the hand stitching, wash and prepare the fabrics for their new life. Each piece I make is unique, most are one of a kind. I ship USPS priority at the beginning of the week.

If for any reason you are not satisfied with your purchase, you may return it within 14 days of receiving it. Please make sure your item is returned new and unused. Shipping costs will not be refunded.