The way of enjoying a kimono life with real pleasure “Experience kimonos in your late teens. The best time to start kimono life is in your early twenties and with a sense of adventure! In your thirties, step up for the next stage by dressing maturely.” The … More It’s too late to start learning kimono in your thirties
“KIMON MODERNISM” special exhibition will be held in Roppongi, Tokyo. Place: Senoku Hakuko Kan Museum Address: 1-5‐1 Roppongi, Minato-ward, Tokyo Period: September 26 (Sat)-December 6(Sun), 2015. Open：10:00～17:00 *Enter by 16:30. Closed on Monday. Admission fee：Adult 800 JPY, Student 500 JPY. Kimono Discount：Visit wearing a kimono and get 100 JPY discount! Reference:Fashion Press See … More Valued 100 Meisen Kimono special exhibition, “KIMONO MODERNISM”
Hello everyone! Thank you so much for your support. Let me announce that we renew our site design! Our service page is also updated so please visit SERVICE. We will keep post an article about Japanese Kimono every two weeks so that you will learn more about kimono. Hope … More Enjoy New Design:)
For women’s kimono, kitake (dress length) is generally adjusted by folding the cloth at the waist, this is because mitake (length of clothing) is longer than kitake, unlike Western clothing. The folding part of the cloths is called “Ohashori”. The history of Ohashori started around 150 years ago during the Meiji Era. … More The Role of Ohashori of Kimono
Yuh After graduating from a hair and makeup beauty academy, Yuh embarked on a round-the-world trip – she has achieved the second time around already. She went to language school and honed makeup technique and returned to Japan a year later. She worked as a freelance hair & makeup artist, and is now … More vol.9 Yuh, aim to visit 100 countries worldwide
Do you prefer traditional style yukata, or usucual style ones? We would like to introduce you unique yukata, named “RAINFOREST YUKATA”!! Produced by ROCCOYA, and Roccko san is the owner of the shop. Roccoya’s concept is “KIMONO made by textiles overseas”. You will find that when you visit her … More Rainforest Yukata?!!
Bushoan is a very popular brand among big kimono fans who wish to be “UNIQUE”! The textile of their yukata varies from high quality of polyester( washable at home!), cotton to line. If you seek a “UNIQUE” fashion style, why don’t you try them? Those two yukatas are worn as “semiformal kimono” not just yukata!