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
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.
Last year we sold a selection of premium fabrics sourced from furisode to a world class corset designer with the express intention of using them to make luxurious and 100% unique one of a kind authentic corsets. These corsets will be one of a kind works of fashionable art. Jessica at Ties That Bynde is a renown corset maker who has crafted beautiful corsets for years. We can not wait to see the finished products, and we will feature the finished corsets here. Each corset is o
In preparation for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics there is a kimono project to create one traditional Japanese kimono to represent all 206 nations on Earth. Slowly but surely a team of world class craftsmen and women are creating one of a kind works of art to represent each nation. The kimono style of choice of course are furisode, as they allow for the grandest of displays and create more of a canvas to work with. With so many wonderful kimono being created, we thought it was time
This week we added a selection of Japanese kimono to our site in a variety of colors and styles. We even managed to sneak in two stunning furisode, and an iromuji. Spring is almost here and so many of our customers are getting ready to head to various Japanese Festivals, and sales are rocking. Here is a sneak peek at the newest selection of traditional kimono added to our online kimono store this week. Furisode Tsukesage This March there will be a shipping delay. #kimonostore
This past October one of the many trendsetters in the online Japanese kimono community was married to the love of her life, her Facebook kimono persona name isKureha No Kimono Yume. Passionate about kimono she opted to shed the classic white wedding dress and opted instead to walk down the isle wearing an elegant Japanese kimono. There are many ways in which a kimono may be blended into more western style weddings, and we feel that she did an amazing job. The kimono she choo
Advertisements for kimono in Japan can be quiet the production, so much so that there are entire ' magazines' dedicated to various products. These publications are typically a high quality publication with rich color photos printed on high quality paper. Typically these publications feature higher end goods such as furisode. 'Furisode Mode' is one such high quality print publication. We recently acquired one of the more recent publications and fell in love with the styles exp
This weekend is the Cherry Blossom Festival in Fort Wayne, Indiana. For 1 day downtown Fort Wayne Indiana becomes a cultural hub that is full of a wide range of activities such as bonsai displays, haiku poetry contests, cosplay, taiko drumming, tea ceremony, and more! We will be attending with our extra large double booth setup, and are excited to be back. If you want to shop in person with us, this is a GREAT event to come shop with us at - admission is FREE! We will have a
Recently we were approached by a young lady to help her out. She had gotten great grades in High School and as such her parent let her purchase what she wanted for Prom: a kimono. Not just any kimono but she wanted to wear a furisode, and did. After her purchase, she went on to learn how to dress herself in kimono and enjoyed a great time at Prom. She even appeared in the local news paper! #promkimono #japanesekimono #kimono #furisode #wafuku #kitsuke #OhioKimono #buykimono
A customer of ours purchased a furisode from our online kimono store for her birthday. The furisode she selected was a favorite of ours. Furisode are formal kimono for younger unmarried women, even so they are popular among all age groups and genders.
Here is what she had to say about these photos: "Since I finally snagged a furisode juban with the perfect sleeve measurements, I simply had to try it on with one of my gorgeous furisode! Overall I am quite happy how this turn
Our website has been busy, and buzzing with activity. The behind the scenes of our company is equally busy, as we attend to our customers individual needs and every order. With so much activity it is easy to miss how much work there still is left to do. Today we took a quick stock and tally of the kimono inventory waiting to be added to our online kimono store.
Guess how many Japanese kimono are waiting to be added to our online kimono store? Over 600 kimono! We have 40+ ob
It was over 30 years ago when a young Japanese women posed in her lovely furisode for a photo. Many years later her daughter would wear the same furisode and pose for a photo as well. Kimono make great family heirlooms and will tell the story of generations. The photo below is of the mother and daughter, both wearing the same kimono 30 years apart. #kimono #kimonoheirloom #furisode #kimonoforsale #obiforsale