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
This week are are selling all our women's haori at 10% off and are focusing on adding a great new selection of vintage women's haori to the site! From real vintage silk haori decorated with shibori, to cheerful stain resistant polyester haori we have a great selection up for sale and just added even more today! Our 10% off all haori sale ends soon, so be certain to grab your newest haori just in time for autumn! Save 10% off all women's haori this week! https://www.ohiokimon
Autumn is almost here and we figured that there was no better way to get ready for it than to have a haori sale, and add lots of great vintage and antique haori to our online kimono store! For only a few days you can shop online with us and save on the perfection addition to your fall wardrobe. Haori are especially popular because they are worn like a coat, and require no special accessories or tricks to wear them. If you can put on a coat, you can wear haori!
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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
This year we saw a marvelous selection of beautiful haori pass through our store. The majority of our favorite haori were vintage, with a handful of antiques. Haori proved to be really popular this year as beach attire, and the majority of them sold to people in coastal areas such as Miami Florida, and Galveston Texas. Haori continue to be fashionable additions to wardrobes, and make for signature jackets that are idea for wearing in cooler weather. Spring and autumn are the
Our Black Friday sale is our largest sale of the year! Everything site wide will be at LEAST 20% off. Additionally, we are going to hide some HIDDEN deals around on the site with limited supplies of select haori, kimono, and more as much as 50% off! To top it off, our Black Friday sale will go from Nov 22nd all the way through Nov 24th! Don't forget that most of our authentic Japanese kimono, haori, and more are one of a kind and once they sell out they are gone forever! What
Join us on Dec 8th for our once a year annual Holiday Open House! From 11am to 6pm the public is welcome to stop by our base of operations and go shopping for kimono in person. There are walls with racks upon racks of thousands of authentic Japanese kimono, haori, hakama, obi, geta, tabi socks, and more! Normally admission into our kimono warehouse is by appointment only and is generally intended for larger purchase needs such as for wedding parties needing fitting. This is y
Youmacon 2018 has come and gone, and this year was our best year ever! Youmacon is an anime convnetion located in Detroit, Michigan and is one of the largest in the nation. The vendor room and artist alley was moved to Hall C, and the layout greatly improved upon. The vendor room as a whole had a wonderful flow through that benefited everyone. Over the course of the 4 day show we cross paths with many long term loyal customers, and many new ones! For the first year ever, we
Yesterday we noticed something, we have over 6,000 followers on our social media platforms! WOW! That is a lot of kimono friends! To celebrate this landmark, we decided to have a spontaneous sale to thank everything! For one week only all of our women's haori in our kimono store are now for sale, with 10% off at checkout! When you check out, use the coupon code Haori10. Autumn is haori weather, and we have a great selection of vintage haori in stock that would love to be adde
Autumn is here! Say good-bye to your fun loving summer yukata, and slip into something more traditional. This past week we have added a lovely selection of Japanese kimono for sale, as well as a grand selection of silk vintage haori, and even updated our supply of kitsuke dressing tools such as makura and datejime! The newest additions in our store are made from a wide variety of fabrics from silk, to polyester and feature traditional textile arts such as shibori. The holiday
As a part of our ongoing research into fashion trends and styles expressed with Japanese kimono over the decades, we have collected a large selection of vintage and antique books. These publications range in topics and style but ultimately all have a focus on the manner in which Japanese kimono was stylized. While the manner in which kimono has been worn has been pretty much the same for a lengthy period of time, there are notable trends in color preferences and even hair sty
Pretty Rock Baby is a Japanese Fashion line that blends classic kimono fashion into modern new styles that touch on lolita and street fashion. Looking through this brands designs we feel so inspired to goth glam everything and step up our kitsuke game! From traditional inspired modern haori, to funky hakama style skirts this brand does a wonderful job blending old and new.
Their new autumn line was just announced, 'Autumn Waltz' and preorders are now being accepted. We real
If you live in or near the Toledo, Ohio area which is near the Michigan border you may want to stop by Rhoude House Bar tomorrow! This September 2nd, 2018 - Sunday from 2pm to 6pm we will have a surprise pop-up boutique focusing on haori! We are taking part in 'Art In The Bar - Booze And Buy'. This event is focused on local small businesses such as artists, crafters, and unique stores. We will have with us a selection of beautiful vintage haori, directly imported from Japan.
Once more we were so excited to take part in Matsuricon 2018! We have been a part of this show for several years, and greatly enjoy how well run and polite the staff and attendees alike are. Located in Columbus, Ohio this annual anime convention includes everything from Japanese pop culture to more traditional themes including panels dedicated to wearing Japanese kimono traditionally and even lectures about Geisha.
It was a delight to reconnect with so many of our long tim
Recently we have been exploring Japanese advertisement for traditional kimono. In our private collection is a great variety of reference publications, many of which are from decades ago and make a get reference point for understanding trends in the various designs and styles expressed with kimono over the years. Previously we explored the Japanese publication 'The Magazine For Kimono #83' which was from the year 1973. With 279 pages total in this magazine we wanted to share e