Tag - Lüneburg

「浴衣の型紙」How to: Yukata Pt.1 / Traditional stencil cutting

For a long time I wanted to make my own design kimono or yukata the traditional way. In April I finally went onto a tiny journey to make this happen. 前から自分でデザインした着物が欲しかった。そして伝統的な技術を味わいながら作品を作る夢がありました。 そして、ついに今年の4月にその夢は現実になった! Here is my story. How to: Yukata Part 1 - Japanese stencil cutting 浴衣の作り方:パート1 ー 着物の型紙を彫る Before departing I found some information about a newly to be opened place where you can cut your own stencil the traditional way. In the old time, main supplier of stencils for all over Japan came from south of Nagoya. Ise-Katagami...

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「着物でドイツ&イギリス」Kimono in Germany and UK

Wow.. this was a long Blog break. I headed kind of last minute to my hometown in Germany for Christmas and New Years. Ah and... Happy belated New Year to you! Hope this year brings a lot of happiness and success. So as I said I went to Northern Germany and also visited London for a couple of days so was quite busy with meeting friends and family and eating way too much. haha. The town I grew up is called Lüneburg. A small...

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