Pan Asians – Obi & Kimono Fabric

No. 366 – Pan Asian – Fields of Matsu

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Description:  Gorgeous silk from Fukuro Obi has a dark brown base color with copper and gold, mixing with green and white in what appears to be hills full of pines (matsu); lined in a beautiful bronzed green satin.  The button is vintage, collectible black glass, with the “spores” overlaid in a shimmering copper; corresponding coffee-colored shoulder cord.

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $58.00




 

No. 367 – Pan Asian – Red Crane in Flight

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Description:  Venerable antique silk from Maru Obi proudly displays the crane in flight with a background of matsu (pine trees) and traditional chrysanthemum flowers; lined in a cafe au lait satin.  The button is vintage, of unknown material; the marbled green with black coordinates perfectly with the muted tones on the old silk; corresponding soft beige shoulder cord.  NOTE:  This fabric is imperfect with an “age spot” near the top of the bag opening, which is hidden by the flap.

Size:  6 W  X   8 L inches

Price:  $58.00




No. 365 – Pan Asian – Forest Green Abstract

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

Description:  Vintage silk from Fukuro Obi is a deep forest green with the center panel displaying the abstract design; lined in forest green satin.  Two inner compartments plus an extra pocket across the inside back provide extra separation.  The button is modern French; corresponding forest green shoulder cord.  Clean and sophisticated.

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $58.00




No. 361 – Pan Asian – Red Floral

Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

Description:  Vintage silk from Fukuro Obi combines flower and leaves in a palette of reds, soft oranges, and gentle purples;  lined in a perfectly coordinated shade of satin.  The bag has two inner compartments and an extra inside pocket across the back.  The button is vintage, brass, collectible, displaying a bird in flight; corresponding red shoulder cord.  This has been an extremely popular fabric!

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $58.00




No. 364 – Pan Asian – Vermillion

Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

Description:  Vintage red silk satin from Fukuro Obi is a combination of the red solid and the last of the glorious pattern that originally adorned the outside of the Obi; lined in gold satin.  There is no more of this Obi left.  The button is a vintage, brass, “twinkle”; corresponding gold shoulder cord.

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $58.00




No. 363 – Pan Asian – Silver Stars

Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

Description:  Experimental bag using scraps from vintage Fukuro Obi to showcase the repeating star pattern against a dark silk combination woven in red and black; lined in a shimmering silver satin.  The bag has two inner compartments with an extra pocket across the inside back compartment, for additional separation.  The button is vintage, red, of unknown material; corresponding metallic silver shoulder cord.  This one is out of the ordinary!

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $58.00




No. 362 – Pan Asian – Red with Tulips

Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

Description:  Vintage red silk is thinly scattered with silver tulips outlined in strong metalllic threads of royal blue, fuchsia and red; lined in the exact same red satin.  This bag has two inner compartments, lightly padded with an extra pocket across the inside back compartment for additional separation.  The frog is royal blue, vintage, hand-made, from New York City; corresponding royal blue woven shoulder cord. This bag is not for the faint of heart!

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $58.00


No. 360 – Pan Asian – Emerald Bling

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Description:  Vintage silk from Fukuro Obi is an exciting emerald color with multi-colored metallic threads permeating the entire field; lined in an emerald satin.  The bag has two inner compartments, padded, with an extra pocket across the inside back for extra separation.  The button is vintage, collectible, brass in a “Gay 90s” style; corresponding gold shoulder cord.  Wow factor here!

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $58.00




No. 359 – Pan Asian – Purple Arabesque

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Description:  Vintage silk from Fukuro Obi is a delicate shade of purple with leaves and flowers in arabesque cascading across the fabric; lined in a shimmering silver satin.  The bag has two inner compartments, padded, with an extra pocket across the inside back for additional separation.  The button is vintage smoky mother of pearl; corresponding pewter-colored shoulder cord.

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $58.00




No. 358 – Pan Asian – Black Geometry

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Description:  Vintage black silk from both sides of a Nagoya Obi combine, with the solid black framing the geometrics in black on black; lined in black satin.  The button is vintage, thick black glass, with a deeply etched Art Deco design; corresponding black shoulder cord.

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $58.00




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