Tag - 手縫仕立て

「和裁」Wasai – The art of kimono sewing

Last year in October I started with Wasai (和裁) - traditional kimono sewing by hand. I am being taught by a sensei which has been a professional kimono tailor for over 50 years. My lessons are once every week for 5 hours to learn the art of kimono sewing. To be honest - it is quite tough! One wouldn't think how many hours, days and week go into making a kimono from scratch. All hand sewn with partially and very time consuming...

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