Tag - Kimono styles

Autumn in Kyoto

Due to business I had the chance to get back to Kyoto earlier than expected. Also an awesome and timely coincidence that my best Tokyo and kimono friend was in Kyoto at the exact same time so one day we could meet and  wear kimono together. My outfit consists of my favourite antique yellow silk komon a blue rather modern Nagoya obi and a vibrant antique haori jacket. The style of my friend features a black komon with pink plum blossoms...

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My evolution of kimono styling / 着物スタイリングの進化

The first time to get in touch with kimono was in Kyoto years ago, when I rented a kimono for the first time. It was like a dream come true and walking through the city dressed up traditionally made me feel so good. Life feels different while wearing kimono. Your whole body positure and way of walking and doing things changes, becomes more gracefully really. 初めて着物を着るのは京都でした。着物レンタルして街にまわりました。夢のような感じでしたし、夜に普通の洋服に着替えたくなかったです。 着物で生活が変わってくる。歩き方から話し方まで丁寧になる気もして素晴らしかったです。 Afterwards I had no time, knowledge nor idea how to be able to wear a kimono...

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