Koubou (工房 in Japanese) means atelier or studio in English. As its name suggests, kimono Koubou is creating kimonos and its accessories. This is the place to go if you are looking for a special kimono only for you, which would be hard to find in a commercial or chain kimono shop. Koubou is … More What is Koubou(工房)?
If you would like to wear a kimono for yourself or dress someone else in a kimono, you will need to learn how to put on a kimono correctly. There are many kimono schools in Japan that teach students how to correctly put on a kimono depending on your desired level of attainment and … More Omenjyo-a diploma/certification for kimono dressing
We are happy to announce that KIMONO NOTEBOOK is now available in English! WHAT IS KIMONO NOTEBOOK? KIMONO NOTEBOOK is an online service to help your learning more about the deep world of kimono. You can look up more than 600 kimono words both in English and Japanese with images. Some contents … More KIMONO NOTEBOOK in English available now! Look up more than 600 kimono words with images
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
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
As you may know, we had another photo session last month with 5 models from various counties such as New Zealand, Myanmar, Russia, USA, and USA. We had really really great time with them!! ->> Please visit our Instagram to see more beautiful photos! Let me show you the first models:) … More Photo Session Report: Mom&Daughter from New Zealand
Hi there! Tonight, I went to watch a kimono show by Jotaro brand:) There are 18 collections for both women&men. The invitation. One of the shots, seems the same kimono of invitation!? I talked with the store manager, & she told that they consider to set up English … More Kimono show, JOTARO SAITO