Twist Knot Headband - 2 in 1 Reversible Upcycled Vintage Kimono Silk Panel (Orchard 3)

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HDB45
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Upper:
100% Silk (Vintage Kimono 1980s) made in Japan
Inner:
100% Polyester
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1x Vintage Silk Kimono Panel Headband (as shown in photographs)

This beautiful vintage silk kimono panel has been upcycled to a headband.

Each headband is one of a kind.

Headbands are a warm, soft and fantastic way to add a bit of colour and pop to any outfit. I've found that these headbands look great with hair of all lengths, tied up or not tied - they are very versatile and comfortable on.

The vintage silk headbands are "reversible" as depending on how you flip the band, you will a different pattern/ colour scheme.
This headband was made from one continuous piece of vintage kimono silk.
This fabric features greens, yellowy golds and reds among geometric patterns, maple leaves, chrysanthemums and peonies. There are persimmons on the reverse.

Kimono Fabric: Crepe texture with low sheen.
The "inner" layer is a black satin which is smooth with mid-high sheen. It feels and looks luxurious and is gentle on the hair.

Please be advised that none of the fabrics have been prewashed (with the exception of the kimono silk panel, which was cleaned in Kyoto) and the vintage kimono silk is estimated from the 1980s and is in very good condition. Minor imperfections are normal and not considered a flaw.

LENGTH:
One size fits all - fits standard adult head and up to approx 65cm circumference when stretched.
This headband has a generous fit (might seem loose, but it sits nice and comfortably on an average sized head)

WIDTH:
6cm+

CARE INSTRUCTIONS:
-This is an adult size; most likely will not fit children.
-All items were handmade, so please allow for differences in the measurements. Slight imperfections are normal visible knots and slight creases from hand sewing - these will be QCd prior and avoided as much as possible.
-Dry cleaning is best for this item. Do not tumble or wring dry.
-Due to computer screens and photography, the colours may have slight differences to the actual product.

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