Digital Fashion Resource Centre

Kimono

Style Period

1920s

Description

Half-style kimono is hip length, highest in the back and sides, hem is in four points. Front is open, no closure. Sleeves are long and belled. Neck, front, hem and sleeves are all trimmed in a small scalloped hem. Allover multi-coloured birds are embroidered on.

Tags

underwear
sleepwear
women's
pink
animal print
silk
embroidery

Donor

Mary Ham

Accession Number

2-920-75-06768