'Kiku Originals' Upcycled handmade Japanese vintage silk coral damask kimono dressing gown.
This is an original hand-made Japanese vintage silk ‘komon’ (all-over design) kimono which has been adapted for use as a full length dressing gown .It fastens with a sash belt made from a piece of original vintage silk from a deconstructed kimono. The fabric is a floral lightweight damask with an overprint of cream flowers.
This is a pre-loved and worn garment and you will always find some evidence of wear in such as these.
To maintain your kimono for as long as possible it should just be spot cleaned with wipes; aired for freshness and sprayed with fabric freshener if needed. As a last resort it should be dry cleaned but it cannot be washed!
The measurements are as follows:-
Centre back length is 53”” – Back chest is 23.5” – Waist with the front over-wrapped is 44” – Hem circumference when over-wrapped 7.5′ ‘is 45” – Sleeve length from centre back neck to hem is 25” – Sleeve drop is 18.5” – Sleeve opening is 8.5”.