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
Cherry Blossom season is upon us, and all over the world people are celebrating the annual return of the famous flowers. The Japanese term for the cherry blossom is sakura (桜). Did you know that there are well over 600 different types of cherry blossom trees? The different types of cherry blossom trees have different colors, petal shapes, and even bloom during different times. The cherry blossoms trees are famously a little tricky to predict, and the bloom typically lasts aro
It was a pleasure to once more attend and sell at the annual Cherry Blossom Day hosted in Salem, Oregon at the state Capital building. This growing Japanese festival is held on the lawn of the capital building, which is lined with many mature cherry blossom trees. This family friendly cultural event is ideal for all ages, and is growing. This year there was a full range of musical entertainment that included traditional musical instructions such as taiko, shamisen, and koto.
Cherry Blossom Festival Fort Wayne was a great time! Many of my customers visited it this year for the first time ever, and were very impressed and will be back for the 2017 Festival! Though I was super busy, I was able to take a few photos of the festival. I of course made a special point to take photos of the kimono at the Festival! See you back the Cherry Blossom Festival Fort Wayne in 2017! Up next is the Cleveland Asian Festival! http://clevelandasianfestival.org/2016/ -
I am excited to be a part of the Buffalo New York Cherry Blossom Festival this year! The Sakura are predicted to be in peak bloom this year, and the weather forecast looks ideal! The Cherry Blossom Festival takes place in the Japanese Gardens, and people are encouraged to mingle and even picnic among the trees. The event website is at: http://www.buffalocherryblossomfestival.org/ the full schedule of events is at http://www.buffalocherryblossomfestival.org/uploads/4/1/7/5/417
Ohio Kimono is excited to announce that we have just been confirmed and accepted at the Buffalo Cherry Blossom Festival in New York. We are among the first-ever vendors that will be attending this outstanding festival. The Buffalo Cherry Blossom Festival offers among some of the best cherry blossom viewing options in all of the USA. We are excited to offer a selection of fine authentic Japanese kimono, haori, obi and more for sale at this Cherry Blossom Festival. Official Web
The Fort Wayne Cherry Blossom Festival was a great time! I really enjoy working at this festival, and deeply respect and appreciate the ammount of hard work and attention to detail that goes into the festival. From the kimono fashion show, to the bonsai display, to the taiko performance this Festival has a real strong traditional presence that is hard to find anywhere else. For the 2015 Festival I had the high honor of being invited to vendor at the Festival!
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