Tag - Tokyo Kimono

「着物撮影」Photo shoot throwback 2018

While I have been busy with rebuilding the site and life in general - this blog was on hold. This year as well, I have been blessed with all these chances to work with creative people for collaboration shoots! So let me recap shortly to some of the images created. In order to not let the post get too long and boring, I decided to split them up a little into multiple posts. このサイトを再構築してる間、このブログの更新も止まってしまっていました。すみませんでした!今年も、いろいろな方のご協力を頂き、楽しいコラボ撮影ができています。 簡単ですが、撮影の写真を掲載してみます! ブログが長くなりすぎないように、いくつかのページに分けてみました。特にスマホで、読みにくくならないように。。。 - 琴葉 - In the early spring I had a [...]

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「リニューアルオープン」Renewal open!

こんにちは、皆さん! This blog has been inactive for months! And all that has a reason: I was working and renewing this homepage as well as implementing a shop directly in here. Many of you know that I have been selling selected kimono items via a platform called Etsy.com (-> My Etsy shop) I will continue to do so. Etsy has been a great venue for me to learn and grow. Thanks to everyone, my shop got so many lovely reviews!! Yet, I also want to [...]

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「きものサローネ2017」Kimono Salone

Like last year, I also joined the Kimono Salone event in Nihonbashi again. Because it was just before my New York trip I am super late to put everything into a proper blog post - but the pictures from the fashion show are too nice to keep them a secret. Kimono Salone is a kimono event where many kimono brands and artisans gather to show their new collections as well a chance to learn and try out some traditional craft. [...]

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「趣通信にインタビューされた」Interview with Omomuki

Recently I had a fun interview with Kevin from 趣通信 (Omomuki Tsuushin) (a popular kimono site) about what sparked my interest in kimono and what inspires me. It was a great open dialog and we laughed a lot. The interview is only available in Japanese, but if you are interested please have a look: https://ommki.com/news/archives/11582 この間は趣通信にお世話になりました。 「趣着物」とのハッシュタグでInstagramでも大人気の着物・和の紹介をされるケビンさんにインタビューされました。 着物を着るきっかけから私のインスピレーションなどについて、色々楽しく話しました。ワクワク〜 お互い着物に夢中で幸せな時間すごせた。お誘い本当にありがとうございました。 是非このインタビューを読んでみて♡  https://ommki.com/news/archives/11582 写真も様々よ。 最後に「ケビンポーズ」(笑)ケビンさんのオリジナルポーズでよくイベントでも盛り上がります。 PS: I am wearing my watermelon design yukata! One is available for purchase in my shop. 手作りのデザイン浴衣をきています。一点のみですが、通販で販売しています: https://www.etsy.com/listing/527549502/salz-tokyo-watermelon-yukata-half-and?ref=shop_home_active_7 趣通信もぜひフォローしてみて。着物の着付けてやイベントについても色々便利な情報があります。 Homepage:https://ommki.com Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/omomuki_gram/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ommki/ Best, Anji

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「掲載された」WAttention Tokyo Magazine

Recently I had an interview with the free magazine WAttention Tokyo about my work and story. 先日、観光客向けのフリー雑誌「WAttention Tokyo」にインタビューされました。 The magazine is aimed at tourists and available across the globes airports and hotels. The Tokyo Magazine is Japan exclusive of course and if you want to pick one up yourself - the Vol.24 with my interview is still available until September 15th, 2017. (To be found at the Shinjuku New South Tourist Info, Seibu Ikebukuro Tourist Info, Haneda and Narita airport and [...]

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「金星倶楽部~黒色すみれ×KIMONO姫」Kimono Hime Event

Currently we are looking for a new apartment to move into, that's why life has been super busy recently and I failed to blog. Also several people from overseas decided to come to Tokyo and there were several events so I had packed but fun weeks! 最近は引っ越そうとして賃貸物件探しでも、色々なイベントや海外の来客で忙しくて、ブログを書けなくなっちゃいました。バタバタしたけど、楽しい時間もたっぷりでした。 One of said events was one I got my ticket for quite early and looked forward to for a while - The Kimono姫 event together with the musicians 黒色すみれ (kokushoku sumire) and CHOKO as a [...]

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