秋よ来い!早く来い! というか、早く涼しくなってほしいですね。 着物をガンガン着れる秋、早く来ーい!    毎回「わたどう」の着物が楽しみです。

Check your appearance wearing kimono

Let’s look at the mirror.

Take your time to check your appearance after wearing.

 

Checking each part

Please check the following list. They are very important.

  1. Collar’ s position
  2. Around the chest
  3. “Ohashori” tuck
  4. Hemline
  5. Position of “otaiko” patterns
  6. Entire appearance

Especially “ohashori” tuck is good, everyone thinks you are a master of kimono!

Refer to…

 

 

“Yukata” appearance

Now, look at “yukata” appearance.

浴衣の着姿/Yukata appearance

 

Those blue star lines ★ These blue star lines move back and forth (left seam) or move right and left (back seam) when you wear a bigger or smaller kimono than you.

 

 

Check list for kimono

Please look at the table for a detailed check.

If you have any questions, leave a comment below.

 

Items   Points to be checked
Kimono a Is the back center in place?
b Is the intersection point of the collar suitable?
c Is the width of “haneri” collar suitable?
d Is the space of “emon” suitable?
e Can’t you see “haneri” collar from the back?
f Is the length of “ohashori” is ideal for you?
g Is the line of “ohashori” straight?
h Is “ohashori” thick?
i Did you remove wrinkles on the back?
j Did you remove wrinkles around the chest?
k Is “okumi” line in place?
l Can you see the upper and lower “okumi” lines connected?
m Is the hemline suitable for you?
n Is “tsumasaki” corner above the hemline? 
o Is your hemline narrower than the hip line?
Obi p Are your shape and patterns making a good harmony?
Other appearance q Is the whole balance good looking away from the mirror?
r Are intersection point of the collar, the knot of “obiage” cloth and “obijime” cord in a row on the front center?
s Did you remove clips?

 

Don’t worry! You can do it step by step!!

 

 

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