1950s Vintage Silk Kimono Robe / Ivory & Blue Ivy Leaves
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Lovely vintage late 1940s to early 1950s silk kimono robe in ivory with a blue ivy leaf pattern. Medium weight crepe with with a nice drape. Fully lined and includes a sash handmade from vintage raw silk fabric, as shown in photos. It is in very good condition, there are a few tiny specks and a couple spots of light blue dye fade on the exterior and uniform foxing on the interior, see last photo.
Measurements are approximate, taken flat and then doubled where necessary, see diagram to understand how measurements are taken.
Note this is slightly smaller size. If planning to wear this closed in front (wrapped around the body), it is best fit for a max of 40 inch bust around the fullest point and 37 to 38 inch hips.
Around body - 44 inches when flat and overlapped (111.76 cm)
Length from shoulder to hem - 62 inches (157.48 cm)
Sleeve to sleeve width - 50 inches (127 cm)
Sleeve length - 19 inches (48.26 cm)
Sash length - 116 x 5.5 inches (294.64 x 13.97 cm)
Kimono Care: Professional Dry Clean Only