着物が楽しい季節が始まりましたね。まいきちきものは模様替えの準備をしております。    The season of kimono has arrived! You can enjoy a lot. MAIKICHIKIMONO is going to be renewed soon.
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  • 2020-06-05
  • 2020-08-01

You get a beautiful “emon” neck line

Do you have an experience that you can’t make the collar shape you like? It will happen especially when you are putting on and wearing “juban” without “emon-nuki”, “juban” with strings or slippery polyester “juban”. This is also the way for those who have rich breasts, square shoulders or a short neck. Make the collar almost flat and leave some space around the neck to make the neckline look neat.

  • 2020-05-04
  • 2020-09-02

How to tie “obijime” and “obiage”

“Obijime” is a decorative cord to hold the obi in place. It is a very important cord.  By firmly tying, the “obi” shape is fixed. “Obijime” has two types “round and flat”. The flat type has two sides. So please be careful not to be upside down when you tie it. A knot I show you is the most basic one called “hon-musubi”.    “Obiage” is a decorative long cloth supporting the shape of “otaiko” on the back by covering the pad called “obimakura”.  A knot I show you is the most basic one called “hon-musubi”. 

  • 2020-05-04
  • 2020-09-02

How to put on kimono part 2 : from making “ohashori” to Putting on “datejime”

The next step is making “ohashori”. Please remember how to straighten grain lines. Practice step by step, checking one by one. So, let’s Enjoy “kimono”!   Learning target How to straighten the “ohashori” tuck How to close the collar   Click here if you want to review the part 1.  Book a Free Trial Kimono Lesson! Click here! How to put on kimono : next steps Make sure both ends of the collar 30. Check if the left end of the collar is firmly held by the the “koshihimo”.     31. Pull out the right end of the collar above ” koshihimo” so as not to get the lower skirt part loose.   maikichi The left end of the collar is on your right side and […]

  • 2020-05-04
  • 2020-09-01

How to put on kimono part1 : from putting on “kimono” to tying “koshihimo”

Enjoy wearing “kimono” as one of the fashionable outfits! Kimono’s texture is various according to fiber types and weaving process.  Also dyeing is very interesting. You’ll enjoy them through the lessons.   Learning target How to center the back seam How to adjust the hem line How to tie “koshihimo”    Are you ready? “Kimono is something to wear”, so let’s get started!

>Online Kimono Lesson in English

Online Kimono Lesson in English

英語で着付けをしてみませんか?新しい世界が広がります。もっと知りたい!
Wouid you like to put on a kimono by yourself? Get more information!