“Komon”– a versatile kimono suitable not only for everyday wear but for semi-formal occasions

    Let’s imagine you are going out for lunch with your friends and also you’re invited to a party. You’re going to the theater to see a musical. And you are willing to wear a kimono!   Then what kind of kimono will you pick to wear for these different occasions? Is there any … More “Komon”– a versatile kimono suitable not only for everyday wear but for semi-formal occasions

“Kuro-tomesode”, popular by non-Japanese as black dress

      You might already know, there are certain rules that apply to wearing a kimono depending on the occasion, age or marriage status of the person whom will be wearing one. Have you ever seen the most formal kimono for married women? It is an elegant black kimono with  a beautiful pattern around … More “Kuro-tomesode”, popular by non-Japanese as black dress

All about Furisode

  Kimonos are traditional Japanese clothes. Even though people tend to describe kimono in a single word, there are several kinds of kimonos and each kimono is worn for a suitable occasion by a particular person. For example, some kimonos are only for young people.   Others are for official ceremonies, a causal party or … More All about Furisode

The transformation of a frisode, worn during the Coming-of-Age ceremony, into a hikifurisode wedding gown

Original:引き振袖をレンタルする前に!振袖を引き振袖に仕立て直して結婚式に着てみませんか?   Article provided by Omomuki Tsushin(趣通信) Omomuki Tsushin is a media with the concept of “Touch” and “to widen the circle of Japanese-style”. Introducing information about kimonos, Japanese tea, food, goods and various attractions in Japan. You will find lots of opportunities to “touch” the Japanese-style ( WA 和 ) at Omomuki Tsushin.   … More The transformation of a frisode, worn during the Coming-of-Age ceremony, into a hikifurisode wedding gown

【Kimono Care】 Now your kimono will be born again! From washing to revamping, Darumaya provides skilled artisan work.

  Original: 【きもののお手入れ】着物が生まれ変わる!洗い張りから仕立て直しまで全て手作業。だるまや京染本店をご紹介   Article provided by Omomuki Tsushin(趣通信)   Omomuki Tsushin is a media with the concept of “Touch” and “to widen the circle of Japanese-style”. Introducing information about kimonos, Japanese tea, food, goods and various attractions in Japan. You will find lots of opportunities to “touch” the Japanese-style ( WA 和 ) at … More 【Kimono Care】 Now your kimono will be born again! From washing to revamping, Darumaya provides skilled artisan work.