The Japanese Culture Center - 日本文化会館 in Chicago is hosting an Indigo and Mokume workshop! This is an outstanding chance to learn first hand traditional Japanese dying arts.
Mokume shibori is a Japanese stitch resist technique that pairs beautifully with natural Indigo dyeing. In this workshop, you will work with organic Indigo dye vats, gentle fibers, and Mokume technique to create a unique handmade fiber art piece. Date/Time: Saturday, October 7th, 2-5pm Price: $60 - mater
We recently got in a section of stunning Taisho era michiyuki. These silk coats pre-date ww2 in most cases, and are almost all hand sewn. Taisho era wafuku is especially prized for the quality of the fabric, and the longer sleeve lengths. Imagine our surprise, when we checked one of the pockets of a coat only to discover money! Over the years we have checked the pockets of many michiyuki and continue to be surprised at the discoveries we make.
Inside this coat was a 50 sen
Ohio Kimono has been in business since 2009, and slowly over the years we have hosted a pop-up store at an increasing number of venues throughout the USA. One of the states we visit frequently is Michigan. Throughout the year we visit and sell kimono in Detroit, Grand Rapids, and even Lansing Michigan. The events we sell kimono at in Michigan include but are not limited to: The Grand Rapids Asian Festival, Shuto Con, Youmacon, and JAFAX. Michigan is host to a lovely selection
We love to teach people who to wear kimono in a manner that is traditional and respectful of Japanese culture. One of the things we love to share with our customers and students is a 'secret'. This 'secret' is that they are allowed and encourage to create their own obi knots and styles. Kimono and obi are fashion, and fashion is fluid and about expressing yourself.
Instragram has a large Japanese community who love kimono and frequently post about them. One of our personal
As many of you know, we are developing an exclusive line of tabi socks. These designs are also being carried over to lanyards, and bags. We are letting our customers vote on designs and submit themes. The first 2 themes approved by everyone was foxes, and the bunny in the moon.
We were just email an update from the factory making our socks! Our new exclusive Ohio Kimono tabi socks are finished, and are under going final packaging before shipping! They will be here in a few
We did it! Ohio Kimono just broke 2,000+ followers on our Facebook business page! To celebrate this milestone we are having a sale! Everything in our online kimono store is 20% off, with free shipping on purchases over $55! Thank you for all the support, we continue to be humbled and delighted by you all! #ohiokimonosale #sale #kimonosale #buykimono #michigankimono #indianakimono #ohiokimono #kentuckykimono #newyorkkimono #Californiakimono #realkimono #authenticjapanesekimono
A stunning selection of authentic Japanese kimono, haori, obi, juban and more were added to our online store last week! This week we plan on adding even more to our online kimono store, and really want to work on expanding our selection of men's kimono for sale. We had a great time being a vendor at Motor City Steam Con and Glass City Con this past weekend. Remember to check the site often, because many kimono and wafuku items listed for sale are 1 of a kind and once sold we
We are excited to announce that a fine selection of handmade kanzashi in a steampunk theme are now for sale on our site. These handmade kanzashi are produced by Kentucky Kanzashi in the USA. There are many colors to choose from! You can purchase one of these steampunk kanzashi online from our kimono store! #steampunkcosplay #steampunkkanzashi #steampunkkimono #kimonoforsale #kimonostore #buykimono #buykimonoonline #michigankimonoforsale #kanzashiforsale #kentuckykanzashi #kim
We have added a selection of fine vintage silk kimono for sale in our online kimono store. The selection ranges from a stunning peach furisode for sale, to a gorgeous purple rose houmongi. For today only, they are 10% off when you use the coupon code: kimono10 in our online store! Explore our new online kimono store: Japanese Kimono | Furisode Kimono | Haori | Nagoya Obi | Juban #kimonoforsale #kimonorobeforsale #kimonosforsale #kimonostoreonline #kimonostore #michigankimono
Over the years we have collected a great number of positive customer reviews about our kimono sales. We have enjoyed many long term loyal customers and are always humbled by their positive customer feedback. Here is a selection of our reviews from our Etsy site in the year 2016. #ohiokimonocustomerreviews #customerreviews #kimonocustomerreviews #ohiokimono #kimonoforsale #haoriforsale #obiforsale #japanesefashion