Jacqueline Kennedy for the refurbishing of the White House. While there are White House guides and books which show the room decorations done during the White House refurbishing, these publications show this fabric pattern was used during the Nixon White House refurbishing. However, sources within Scalamandre have said that indeed this patterned fabric was ordered for the Kennedy White House refurbishing. This listing is for the all silk taffeta yardage, available for sale as the rolled yardage.
This taffeta is of such good weight that it can truly stand alone. Fabric Content: 100% All Silk. Hand-Woven in Italy Condition: In Perfectly Excellent Vintage Condition, but best to clean before use. It is New, and Never used or handled.Measurements taken flat: Overall Main Fabric: 45 inches Long x 51 inches Wide This fabric dates from the 1960s. Please Note: There are 100s of other pieces of SCALAMANDRE fabric samples, as well as yardage. Please inquire if there is an interest or special desire needed, so that we may be better able to focus on what your needs are. Please see my other auctions. Please note: Grading of Condition and Value: Grading is a subjective art and does vary between individuals and experts alike. We provide the best quality images that we can. Based on these images, and your own level of experience, you should assign your own grade and valuation. As color monitors vary from computer to computer, please ask questions if this is an issue for you. Please Note: We will be temporarily away from Tuesday, September 5th to Thursday, September 14th. While we are away from Tuesday, September 5th to Thursday, September 14th, we will do our best to keep up with e-mails, and will respond as soon as possible to your inquiries. The item "VINTAGE 1960's- JACKIE KENNEDY'S- SCALAMANDRE FABRIC-100% SILK TAFFETA- 1+ YARDS" is in sale since Sunday, August 20, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Linens & Textiles (1930-Now)\Fabric\Upholstery, Drapery". The seller is "swan-hill" and is located in Matawan, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.