Pan Asians – Obi & Kimono Fabric

No. 485 – Pan Asian – Rose Arabesque

Saturday, January 18th, 2020

Description:  Vintage silk from Fukuro Obi combines a matte rose field with meandering arabesque of flowers and leaves that shimmer from rose to hints of purple and all outlined in green metallic thread; two inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in a perfectly matched shade of rose satin.   The button is vintage, brass, “Gay 90’s” with a very unusual green faceted glass stone center; corresponding deep rose shoulder cord.

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $63.00




No. 484 – Pan Asian – Butterfly Wisteria

Saturday, January 18th, 2020

Description:  Silk from Fukuro Obi uses deep silver and black as a field for brilliant gold and silver butterflies, flowers and wisteria tinged with green and red foil threads; two inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in black satin.  The button is vintage brass “Gay 90’s” style with a matte finish black center “stone”; corresponding black shoulder cord.

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $63.00




No. 483 – Pan Asian – Traditional Motifs

Saturday, January 18th, 2020

Description:  Vintage silk from Fukuro Obi presents a lively mix of colors in traditional motifs; two inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in gold satin.  The button is vintage mother of pearl with a striking rainbow effect complimenting all the colors in the fabric; corresponding gold shoulder cord.

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $63.00




No. 481 – Pan Asian – Ocean

Saturday, January 4th, 2020

Description:  Contemporary silk from Fukuro Obi presents an unusual crinkly treatment for the fabric itself with a moody ombre dying technique; two inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in shimmering mauve satin.  The button is vintage, smokey, mother of pearl; corresponding pewter shoulder cord.

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $63.00




No. 480 – Pan Asian – Blue Tortoise

Saturday, January 4th, 2020

Description:  Vintage silk from Fukuro Obi displays a repeating, shimmery, tortoise shell pattern outlined in deep navy; two inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in a stunning shimmer blue satin.  The button is hand-made, vintage, collectible glass created by Priscilla of Mendocino; corresponding navy blue shoulder cord.

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $63.00




No. 479 – Pan Asian – Mountains

Saturday, January 4th, 2020

Description:  Vintage silk Fukuro Obi known as “Mountains” combines silver and gold metallics with soft hues of green and tannish pink; two inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in soft gold satin.  The button is vintage, rustic brass with a raised squiggle reminiscent of a sleeping organism (maybe somewhere in the mountain?); corresponding soft bronze shoulder cord.

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $63.00




No. 482 – Pan Asian – Art Nouveau

Saturday, January 4th, 2020

Description:  Vintage silk from Fukuro Obi frames art nouveau style graphics in metallics of silver with charcoal shimmer; two inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in shimmering silver satin.  The button is modern with a “star sapphire” glow in gray morphing to charcoal; corresponding pewter shoulder cord.

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $63.00




No. 478 – Pan Asian – Black Arabesque

Saturday, January 4th, 2020

Description:  Vintage black silk from Nagoya Obi presents large arabesques of leaves in a matte finish against a satin field; two inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in black satin.  The button is vintage black glass combining a matte finish base with a raised, etched, sparkly flower; corresponding black shoulder cord.

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $63.00




No. 474 – Pan Asian – Imperial Garden

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

Description:  Vintage silk from Fukuro Obi incorporates all the classic motifs with fans and flowers,trees and pathways, tinged with blues and touches of brown; two inner compartments and the extra pocket are lined in a shimmering gold satin.  The button is vintage, brown, etched bakelite with a domed brass center filled with flowers; corresponding bronze shoulder cord.

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $63.00




No. 476 – Pan Asian – Cranes in Flight

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

Description:  Vintage silk Fukuro Obi called “seasonal scenes” captures golden cranes in flight as the focal on the flap in dazzling woven metallics of blues, greens and golds; two inner pockets and the extra pocket are lined in soft green satin.  The gorgeous, square button is hand-painted Czech glass; corresponding gold shoulder cord.  The photo does not adequately convey the glorious-ness of this fabric!

Size:  6 W  X  8 L inches

Price:  $63.00