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「デザイン草履」SALZ Tokyo Zouri

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Last autumn I designed and had my own and first SALZ Tokyo zouri sandals made. After testing them several months I'm still super excited, so I wanted to properly show them here: 数ヶ月前、初めてのデザイン草履を作って頂いたぁ〜 SALZ Tokyoの初草履だわ! 回数を履いた上に、ちゃんと紹介したいと思います: Even it sounds like what everybody would say who made their own item - they are genuinely the most comfy and favourite zouri I ...

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「レトロ着物撮影」Kimono flapper girl photo shoot

Friday, March 10, 2017

Before the ones in Kyoto, I actually had my first own produced kimono photo shoot last December. The idea occurred to me after my friend and I visited a private open house exhibit in October 2016. It was a stunning house, previously owned by a photographer named Nakamura. It had been well preserved in its old ...

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「掲載されました!」Publications September 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016

These days a lot of exciting stuff is happening and I wanted to share that with you. Firstly, I have been published in the German womens magazine "Lea". It is not a big article, but I am super stoked! この頃、色々なハッペニングはあります。(笑) 一週間前は「Lea」と言うドイツの雑誌に掲載されました。別に大きな記事とかでもないですけど、とても嬉しいです。 The page spread is featuring women who have tried something outside their comfort zone and risked something. The header ...

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「着物についてのインタビュー」Interview with The Daily Dot

Monday, July 11, 2016

After someone took a photo of me wearing the Space Invaders kimono in a train station and putting it online, Twitter completely blew up so that the photo/tweet was seen by 1.4 Million people and was retweeted over 15,000 times. この間、手作りのスペースインベーダー着物でお出かけしたところ、駅に「着物の写真を撮っていいですか?すごいですね!」との事がありました。 顔なしの写真でしたのに、次の日ツイッターを見たら友達からのメッセージで「コレもしかしてアンジーですか?話題になってるよ!!」で先日の写真が!! とんでもない事になってた!オー 今まで見た人の数はなんと140万人で、リツイートは1万5千回以上です。 I didn't know about it until a friend tweeted me like "Is that you, Anji? This ...

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「着物美人」KIMONO BIJIN Official Writer

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Today I have some awesome news I'd like to share with you! I have been chosen to be one of the few official writers for the new kimono community called KIMONO BIJIN. KIMONO BIJIN is a page which recently opened and meant to be an informative platform and community for women in their 20s and 30s which ...

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StyleShare Japan Interview

Thursday, April 7, 2016

 The other day I got interviewed by the fashion app "StyleShare" about life and what inspires me. StyleShare is a popular fashion style app from Korea, where you can upload your coordinates and beauty pictures and tag the brands you wear. この間、スタイルシェアにインタビューをされました ☆ スタイルシェアは韓国と日本の人気ファッションアップリです。毎日のファッションコーデやビューティー商品をシェアできますし、トレンドを見れて楽しいアップリです。 I use this app for a while now and it has many users across Japan and ...

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