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RE: Kimono

Post by kempokatt » Mon 06.20.2005 9:38 pm

I really don't want to sound like I'm preaching but....;)

Does anyone actually LOOK for things on their own before posting something like this? "I really want to know about XXXXXXX. Does anyone have any ideas?!":o:(

I typed "kimono pattern" into google and the absolute first thing that popped up was this:

Along with 94,200 other links....

Here's a book at Amazon for you... ... s&v=glance
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RE: Kimono

Post by dragon89 » Wed 06.22.2005 1:17 pm

um.... I just went to the local sewing store and it had a nice fabric. As for a pattern I don't know. I borrowed one from a family friend who's japanese.

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RE: Kimono

Post by Harisenbon » Wed 06.22.2005 6:16 pm

If you want to buy a real silk kimono, be ready to spend somewhere in the realm of 1000 to 10,000 american dollars. If you want a silk yukata or something similar, that's a different story.

Are you looking for a real Kimono, or just something to wear around?
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RE: Kimono

Post by Nexus Lord » Thu 06.23.2005 6:56 pm

i dont mean to sound rude but
i was just wondering where you would where one if you had it:D

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RE: Kimono

Post by kempokatt » Thu 06.23.2005 7:51 pm

If you're looking for just about anything....try ebay.

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RE: Kimono

Post by Azrael Renea » Thu 06.30.2005 8:05 pm

Hey ebear215,

Here are 2 links I think you might want to check out ... :D
Both are Online Stores that deal with Vintage and Used Authentic Kimono and Kimono Fabrics !!
Wonderful Site just Full of Goodies ad Great Prices,
Most are only moderately used and not quite old !!

Another Great Site, Lots of great finds, Kimono, Fabrics, Antiques, Lots Lots Lots!
They are a bit more pricey then the first , but they deal in mostly Vintage and Antique Kimono that are well worth the extra $ !!

Hope this Helped :D

~*~ Azrael Renea ~*~

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