Two authentic panels of 100% kimono fabric suitable for home decor. The Japanese can’t stop inventing other functions for things, even with a piece of cloth. The name “Hanayome Noren,” literally means “bride curtain”. It comes from an old custom of the former Kaga Clan based in Kaga, Noto and Ecchu in which families, upon giving away the bride during weddings, would hand the bride a vividly-colorful “noren,” or curtain, as an expression of their wishes for the happiness of the daughter they so lovingly raised. During the wedding ceremony, the bride passes through the ornate curtain, which is often decorated with the family’s crest. The ritual is believed to confer blessings on the newlyweds. By hanging curtains at the entrance, the thin cloth separates the inside from the outside of the room and it also elegantly covers the door, which enhances curiosity and expectation, similar to wrapping paper.
Condition: excellent, 100% silk, 2 panels of handmade Japanese kimono fabric. Unfinished edges. Fabric needs to be fashioned. Item has not been cleaned or repaired. Item is sold in the same condition as found. You will receive 2 (TWO) panels.
Measurements: Each: 98 inches long; 14 inches wide.
Fabric acquired in Japan from a bespoke kimono shop. Items in our shop come from our pet-free and smoke free boutique collection. All interested buyers are highly encouraged to ask all necessary questions before purchase. We are pleased to assist and help. Thank you.
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