Last weekend I also headed to the HIROCOLEDGE 10 Years Anniversary.
HIROCOLEDGE is the brand led and designed by Artist Hiroko Takahashi.
Patterns consisting of circles and straight lines are her trademark and she likes to create minimalist works, supporting Japanese culture and lifestyle.
While working on her PhD of arts, she founded Hirocoledge in 2006 - which ...
Time seems to fly faster and faster these weeks. It's December and suddenly I feel overwhelmed with work - but that's a great thing after having a little too silent past months.
Colder weather and the years final month calls for kimono events and the popular "忘年会" Year-end parties!
So I found myself running around between 4 ...
The weekend was full of kimono fun again - Kimono Salone was opening its doors for a second event this autumn.
Read about the previous event here 先月のきものサローネ・レポートはこちら: 「きものサローネ2016」Kimono Salone
Finally it also is cold enough to wear some thicker kimono, so I could wear my Jotaro Saito Jersey kimono for the first time. (When I purchased it, it was ...
For a while I have been circulating fabric houses and dreaming of making kimono with "western" fabric - including velvet, lace, cotton and tweed.
One lovely woman made my dreams come true:
This young but talented designer worked many years on searching and designing the perfect tweed for splendid kimonos.
I visited her showroom in Daikanyama, Tokyo ...
Finally we have internet in our new place!
So I can start trying to catch up on all the recent events and places I went.. I am wayyy late.
First a quick intro for the Rumi x Retar Collab and Rumi Rock's new items.
I went to their 3 day pop up shop in Nakameguro to check it ...
Yesterday I jumped back into my kimono, did my hair and went to Kimono Salone - a 3 day event / exhibition of kimono brands in Nihonbashi, Tokyo.
But let's start from the beginning - as always with my outfit:
I finally tried to do Nihongami again. It was quite a fight, because I used a cheap ...