Month: November 2020

Kameido Tenjin : the birthplace of otaiko

Kameido Tenjin : the birthplace of otaiko

How do you think otaiko was made? The history of otaiko is shorter than we think. That was in the Edo period from the 17th century to the 19th century that called Edo jidai when samurai ruled. The history started with geisha.

How to tie ougibunko

How to tie ougibunko

The next step is how to tie ougibunko by yourself. It looks like a big bow with a folding fan. Maybe it’s tough for beginners, so please watch the video below first. Later, check the important points. Let’s begin!

Put on furisode part 2 : from making ohashori to wrapping datejime

Put on furisode part 2 : from making ohashori to wrapping datejime

The next step is how to close the collar and make ohashori.

Overlap the collar of kimono and kasane-eri, and then tuck the extra fabric in.

You get some tips and get dressed furisode beautifully.

Please also see How to put on kimono : part 2.

Let’s begin!

Continue reading Put on furisode part 2 : from making ohashori to wrapping datejime

Put on furisode part 1 : from putting on furisode to tying koshihimo

Put on furisode part 1 : from putting on furisode to tying koshihimo

Thank you for visiting! I believe you are greatly interested in furisode. The process to wear frisode is almost the same as kimono but there are two differences that having long sleeves and using kasane-eri. Please also see How to put on kimono : part