Vintage 1940s Kimono Yakata Blue Silk Robe Lingerie Dressing Gown 40s Burlesque


Shipping to United States: $33.85

Fabulous, stylish and genuine unworn vintage silk kimono from about the late 1940s
As with traditional yakata, it’s been made from a very good quality silk fabric
The fabric is iridescent and has a brocade of a dainty floral design
The robe is so very well made, that it may be worn inside out. It has a lining of silk in ivory and blue.

Traditionally they are worn open and do not come with an Obi, that’s the belt, as these are usually purchased separately if required.

These garments are never machine stitched, but are completely hand sewn as this one is.
The stitching is exceptionally good and without damage or pulls.

Freshly dry cleaned (January 2022) and is ready to wear.
This garment doesn’t have a size label, so I have given the following measurements taken seam to seam.

Size Guide;
Ladies 14
Gents Medium
Sleeve edge of Sleeve edge; 48”
Sleeve length; 26”
Length; 60”
Underarm to underarm; 44”

The above measurements were taken with the left side folded over the right.
The item has been shown in natural light for clarity and is completely untouched digitally.

All proceeds from the sale of this garment will be donated to charity. Please drop me a line, if you have any questions.

Shipping from United Kingdom

Processing time

3-5 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • United Kingdom : 3 - 5 business days
  • United States : 3 - 10 business days
  • North America : 3 - 10 business days
  • Europe : 3 - 10 business days
  • Australia, New Zealand and Oceania : 5 - 10 business days
  • Asia Pacific : 3 - 10 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

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