Together in Kimono

3 maart 2012
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As promised a picture of us Together in Kimono This bright Meisen Kimono I bought last year at Toji temple market I thought it was so cute and Dutch looking that even though I already bought three blue(-ish) kimono I still needed this one. As there was a presentation at my job, Mr. boss asked […]

Meisen Kimono

26 februari 2012
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This bright Meisen KimonoI bought last year at Toji temple market I thought it was so cute and Dutch looking that even though I already bought three blue(-ish) kimono I still needed this one. As there was a presentation at my job, Mr. boss asked me to please wear kimono, well for a change… I […]

1960 Kimono

13 februari 2012
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Dressing a 1960 Kimono As I am in a 60’s mod mood…I thought this Mamechiyo Modern kimono would be perfect. Later I will try more styles with more stylingthis was just a quick try dress in this 1960’s feel 60’s Kimono. Anyway, Mamechiyo Modern’s Space 1960 Kimono in green it’s wool, so perfect for the seasonand […]

Houndstooth kimono

4 december 2011
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Houndstooth kimono for Kimono de Jack NL at my home. Houndstooth kimono or Pied-de-Poule kimono or abstract chidori pattern  (as of course the Japanese have their own name for this pattern.  We had a wonderful kimono party at my house.All ladies came in there gorgeous kimono with lovely food and candy. My plan was to […]

Sensai kimono

17 november 2011

I dressed in a Sensai kimono cordination. Sensai, a brand of Kanebo Japan, used the shop as a back-drop for the launch of a new product. For this special occasion kimono is great! But also, the tea master of Urasenke Netherlands, asked me to wear kimono, so I did. As I saw the package the […]

Wool Mamechiyo

23 oktober 2011

Wool Mamechiyo Kimono For Kimono de Jack in Clingendael I wore this wool (kind of polkadottie) Mamechiyo Modern kimono. Sadly I was in a hurry this morning (didn’t want to be late) and tied my obi way too tight! Even more embarrassing, I discovered Mamechiyo designed this wool Mamechiyo kimono as a spring kimono, oops, […]

Kimono de Jack Autumn

1 oktober 2011

Kimono de Jack Autumn – October 22 or 23 Deze oktober is de Japanse Tuin Clingendael weer voor een korte periode geopend. Het leek mij wel leuk als een soort van Kimono de Jack NL ~kimono meeting hier een middag naar toe te gaan. Laat een comment achter als je ook wilt komen, dan kunnen […]

Kimono Spotting at Tenjin-san

25 september 2011

After finishing my kimono shopping at Tenjin-san I took my camera out for some kimono spotting. Kimono spotting at Tenjin-san! A beautiful autumn themed kimono and obi ensemble between piles and piles of kimono/obi: An elegant lady at the flea-market, what a surprise!            I got a lot of Kimono Spotting […]

Shibu Onsen

10 september 2011

Getting a key for 9 onsen and stroll the streets of Shibu Onsen in Ryokan yukata and geta together with a lot of domestic tourists ^_^ was the best experience!until late at night you can hear the clicker-di-clack of the getaand from 6 in the morning you hear it again.I know, it’s early, but it […]

Kimono Club Tokyo!

5 september 2011

In Tokyo I had a lot of meetings and a lot of things I wanted to do, but participating in Kimono Club Tokyo was my favourite! Thank you Shino and all Kimono Club Tokyo ladies!I got a real warm welcome, with wonderful food, sadly I could only bring “stroopwafels” (a Dutch cooky treat) and no real […]