This fabric is a 2 panel length of Alfred Shaheen Brown on Cream “Bird of Paradise Flower” Hand Print Fabric. Warm shades of brown and rust with touches of black for contrast, hand-printed on a creamy beige linen weave fabric create a beautiful stlyized interpretaion of the exotic flower.
Dating from the 1970's, these 2 fabric panels could be used for a variety of projects. The fabric is a light to mid-weight which makes it incredibly versatile as it is both dress and decorator weight. It would make absolutely fabulous window curtains or blinds...Just add a lining and a tab top and you are good to go.
Alfred Shaheen was instumental in reviving the hand-printed fabric industry in Hawaii, giving traditional motifs and patterns a modern interpretation that still look fresh fifty years on.
The fabric length consists of two complete uncut panels.
Measurement per panel ( x2 ) - 106 cm (42” ) length x 80 cm (32”) wide Panels run hoizontally across the fabric, from selvedge to selvedge Content - Linen weave unknown blend. possibly cotton-poly Designer - Alfred Shaheen Condition - Very Good, uncut, never used, Wrinkled from storage
This item is pre-loved and as such it will not have “out of the box” newness. This is to be expected. Anything that impacts either the appearance or the usability of an item it will be pointed out
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************************ SHIPPING TO THE USA : Delivery in 7-10 business days with tracking SHIPPING TO CANADA : Delivery in 5-6 business days with tracking INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING : Delivery in 4-6 weeks without tracking
The shipping rates I have quoted for shipping are the least expensive that Canada Post offers. This also means it is often the slowest. About 10 days to the US, 4-6 weeks everywhere else except Australia which takes longer.
As always your local Import and Customs Office may delay things further. Import duties are the responsibility of the buyer. For more information on rates check the Canada Post website.
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ALFRED SHAHEEN FABRIC Bird of Paradise Flower Print Brown on Cream
Shipping rates to the USA are for Small Packet-Air Mail. It can take up to 2 weeks to reach buyers in the US International shipping rates are for Small Packet- Ground. This can take up to 4 weeks to reach the destination.
As always, your local Import and Customs Office may delay things further. Import duties are the responsibility of the buyer.
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I describe all items to the best of my knowledge and ability. Unfortunately I’m not perfect so if I have made an error in attribution or missed a condition problem, please let me know and I will rectify the situation.