Tag: yukata

Handmade kimono goods

Handmade kimono goods

MAIKICHIKIMONO Handmade Project has started! Using the antique kimono fabric that we want to revive again with the theme of Chic and lovely, we make handmade kimono accessories. Most of them will be one-of-a-kind, so we will carefully hand-finish each one and deliver it with 

How to tie weeping cherry

How to tie weeping cherry

Hanhaba-obi, or a half-width obi is easy to handle. There are so many ways to tie. I’m going to show you how to tie weeping cherry. It’s the easiest way of tying obi for yukata. It’s also good for kimono. This time we use a 

How to put on yukata part 2 :  from straighten ohashori to putting on obiita

How to put on yukata part 2 :  from straighten ohashori to putting on obiita

Are you ready for the next step?

We’ll practice how to close the collar called eri-awase and make ohashori.

If you want to review the previous stage, please go back to part 1.

Okay, get started!

Continue reading How to put on yukata part 2 :  from straighten ohashori to putting on obiita

How to put on yukata part 1 : from putting on yukata to tying koshihimo

How to put on yukata part 1 : from putting on yukata to tying koshihimo

Hi, kimono lovers! Did you prepare everything and are you ready to put on yukata? If you want  to review the preparation, please go back to Preparation for yukata lessons. If you are okay, let’s begin!!

Preparation for yukata lessons

Preparation for yukata lessons

Select your favorite yukata and obi,  and then prepare all items. When you begin kitsuke or putting on kimono, the first thing you have to do is preparation. It is very important because you need many accessories. Stack up yukata, obi and accessories in order, and