Plan C image

Plan C image  We located minutes 12 minutes walk from the Meiji Shinto shrine where is must see place in Tokyo in Kimono and Yukata. Both  Shinto and Kimono  are deeply rooted in the way of Japanese life. It mach so well. My first guest to my new salon.Left side lady is in C planYukata , Read more…

History

Japan and the Kimono.“Kimono” the Japanese national costume, originated from China. About 14000 years ago, during the Asuka era (around 600 to 700), the Kimono was introduced with Buddhism. At that time, Kimonos were worn by some aristocrats as a political strategy. By wearing the Kimono they were showing their Read more…

History of Kimono

Japan and the Kimono.Japan and the Kimono from Kahori’s view point.“Kimono” the Japanese national costume, originated from China. About 14000 years ago, during the Asuka era (around 600 to 700), the Kimono was introduced with Buddhism. At that time, Kimonos were worn by some aristocrats as a political strategy. By Read more…

Experience Plan image

Only a little time to spare? We recommend our experience inside plan!  Experience Kimono and tea ceremony at our salon for 1 hour 7000yen PP over 2 guests9000yen Solo guest plus 1000yen on the day booking or payment As a gift, you can keep your Kimono socks . We are Read more…

Rental Plan image

Between 7th March to end of April, please visit this Sakura plan Out and about for a photo! We located  10 minutes walk from the Meiji Shinto shrine and 3 minutes from Japanese garden.    Nice to visit there in Kimono and have location photos. We help photos with our optical camera! Read more…

About our shop and me 4

Life in Norway Life in Norway The year before last, I visited my friend who got married to a Norwegian and lives there. My friend’s husband was working for a bank. Working for banks in Japan is awful! My brother is a banker but he can’t take paid holidays for over Read more…

About our shop and me 2

  From a Kimono shop daughter’s point of view Lonely infant stage 16 years after our shop opened, I was born.So let me move on to my experiences and about what I have thought about our Kimono shop until last year, from a Kimono shop daughter’s point of view.Looking back at Read more…

What is real Yukata ?

Traditionally Kimono and Yukata had not required tailoring. They used to be made from a single piece of fabric called tanmono. The real style of Yukata purchase is to choose the tanmono first and Kimono shops measure your body, then ask professional tailors to sew one tanmono to fit each individual. Read more…