Dec 7th is our 3rd annual Ohio Kimono holiday open house! We invite you all to join us for a 1 day shopping event where we open our home and warehouse to all guests for a unique shopping event! Last year we had customers from as far as California and Missouri visit! Our kimono warehouse features floor to ceiling, wall to wall racks full of thousands of Japanese kimono, obi, haori, and more! Many of the items in stock in our warehouse are NOT yet online, nor have they been to
What if we told you that there is a line of kimono, including even furisode, that proudly features the popular anime Dragon Ball Super? Hold onto your kimono sleeves everyone, you can now purchase a vibrant line of furisode, obi, obiage, and even haneri featuring your favorite characters from Dragon Ball Super! Even better these accessories are commonly made from easy to care for synthetic materials! Much like the limited edition Disney kimono we, also love this Dragon Ball S
Starting Nov 1st we are celebrating #KimoNovember! This annual event was started 5 years ago by Tallulah Cunningham and has become a global kimono trend! The challenge is simple, wear your kimono once a day or do something related to a kimono coordination once a day. You don't even have to wear the coordination, just lay it out and take a photo of it laid out on a clean surface then post it onto any social media you prefer, or our own blogs!
This is the perfect chance to
Ties That Bynde and Ohio Kimono teamed up to create an epic limited edition series of hand made corsets featuring fabric sourced from authentic Japanese Kimono! Much of the fabric used for these kimono were sourced from luxurious furisode. Each corset is 1 of a kind, and made in the USA by a renown corset maker known for her quality. This weekend at Youmacon you can find these stunning 1 of a kind corsets at the Ties That Bind booth, which is located by the Ohio Kimono booth.
Ohio Kimono is excited to return to Youmacon for yet another exciting year of anime, cosplay, manage, special guests, panels, and more! This year is the 15th anniversary of Youmacon and we can't be happier to be a part of the celebration. Youmacon is located in Detroit, Michigan and begins Oct 31st!
Youmacon Official Site: https://www.youmacon.com/
We will have with us a wonderful selection of Japanese kimono starting at $30, haori and michiyuki starting at only $20, obi
This week we have added a wide selection of fresh offering to our online kimono store: furisode, tomesode, children's kimono, men's juban, haori and more! Be certain to explore our website to discover many of these wonderful beautiful kimono, some of which are true treasures. In particular we are in love with the beautiful hand-sewn black tomesode that features peacocks, and the antique silk furisode with plum blossoms and bamboo. In the coming weeks you can expect to see us
Halloween is only a few weeks away, and with that in mind why not trick-or-treat up your kimono coordination some with one of our spooky han-eri? Our new han-eri are limited stock and so supplies are limited. These han-eri are made from machine washable cotton which means you can easily clean and care for them to insure that they will be loved for years to come.
Han-eri are a decorative collar you attach over top the collar of your juban to protect the juban and your Japane
There is nothing like authentic silk from Japan. Without a doubt Japanese silk is unrivaled in the world, which is why traditional kimono made of silk is in such demand. Over the years we have sold silk kimono to a variety of people for everything for use in wearing for tea ceremony to simply used as luxurious lounge wear for the home. The top sellers we offer for silk kimono are iromuji. Iromuji are a type of semi-formal to formal kimono that is generally a solid plain color
This week has been a busy one for us, even so we were able to sneak in some time to add a fresh selection of vintage Japanese kimono and even some haori to the site! Have you seen the latest additions to our kimono store? Be certain to check out our selection of authentic Japanese imports weekly! Haori - Women's Kimono Most our selection of authentic Japanese clothing is limited, and even one of a kind. Grab your favorite design before it's gone forever! #vintagekimono #japan
We were recently approached by the internationally known Tokyo Weekender for an interview regarding our role as a global kimono influencer. Tokyo Weekender is a Japanese publication that focuses mostly on life in Tokyo Japan, however as a modern metropolitan city Tokyo has an eye on the global community and regard the international traditional kimono wearing community with interest. As a small family business we continue to be humbled by such generous publicity, and are grate
This week we have added a selection of authentic traditional Japanese kimono to our site, many of which are yukata! Be certain to check out the selection while you still can, as the designs are limited and one of a kind! Once the kimono sells, its gone forever! Every week we add new Japanese stock to our site, be certain to check back often! #yukata #japanesekimono #realkimono #traditionalkimono #yukatakimono #cottonyukata
If you live in the southwest corner of Ohio we have news for you! The Cincinnati Art Museum just opened the exhibit 'Kimono: Refashioning Contemporary Style'. Ohio Kimono was a part of the opening night celebrations that also included a live taiko performance, and a sushi bar. For the exhibit we were invited by the art museum to host a kimono dressing lecture and presentation demonstrating the core basics of wearing a Japanese kimono in a culturally respectful way at 7pm and
This weekend we are excited to be a vendor at the Cleveland Asian Night Market! This one night event is packed full of live entertainment, amazing food, and even better shopping! Better yet, the wear for this one night event is PERFECT! To better top off a great event, we are also having a SALE! For one night only at his festival ALL our Japanese kimono and haori at the show are $40 including kimono such as $60+ silk iromuji!
Our outdoor festival tent has a PURPLE roof, and
We are excited to announce that on June 28th, we will be hosting 2 guest lecture and presentations at the prestigious Cincinnati Art Museum in conjunction to the upcoming new exhibit Kimono: Refashioning Contemporary Style. At 7pm and then later at 9pm we will be discussing the fundamentals of wearing Japanese kimono, and debunking many misconceptions about Japanese kimono.
This is a perfect chance to learn about Japanese kimono in person, and everyone is encouraged to atte
We are working on getting lots of fresh stock added to the site, and we are currently focusing on filling out section of our online kimono store that were otherwise lacking in selection. This week we have returned our attention to nagoya and fukuro obi, as well as handmade kanzashi! NEXT EVENT: Grand Rapids Asian Pacific Festival, this epic FREE 3 day festival offer amazing food, live entertainment from around the world and more. This event has something for everyone ans has