Kimono and the Colors of Japan

Kimono and the Colors of JapanISBN 4894444518 Amazon.co.jp linkAmazon.com linkyesasia.com link Topic Discussion on Immortal Geisha Forums:(link to be updated) Book Breakdown:The first volume in a current set of three, this book contains beautiful full page…

Child Kimono and the Colors of Japan

Child Kimono and the Colors of JapanISBN 4894446073 and 978-4894446076 Amazon.co.jp linkyesasia.com link Topic Discussion on Immortal Geisha Forums:(link to be updated) Book Breakdown:Following along the lines of the first and the second book in this…

Trip to Chicago!

In the middle of November Arian and I flew to Chicago for a week for a wedding. I had no plans on wearing kimono, but everyone insisted that I do – so I had no choice….

Women’s Kimono SOKODZIKARA

“ Women’s kimono SOKODZIKARAISBN 9784860202132 Amazon.co.jp link Topic Discussion on Immortal Geisha Forums:http://www.immortalgeisha.com/ig_bb/viewtopic.php?t=9942 Book Breakdown: This book is a collaboration between Setsuko Ishida and Mamechiyo, and while I can’t read Japanese, I found a webpage that…

Japantown Fun!

Yesterday Arian and I hit Japantown for some fun for a change, rather than working for a taiko event. It gave me the opportunity to wear my new indigo kasuri ensemble…it really is starting to get…

Union Square Ensemble

Today Arian and I went into Union Square, San Francisco to help with flyering for the San Francisco Taiko Dojo concert coming up later this month. I decided to use the oportunity to wear kimono. For…

Halloween 2006

Arian and I went to a party of sorts at a neighbourhood bar on the weekend. It was a fun night and I was all a happy girl with Arian dressed as a pirate and being…

All Shogied Out

Today I dressed in kimono and went to the city with Arian. We met up with Tanaka Sensei at the airport and greeted a news crew from NHK that just arrived from Japan. They were in…

Atlanta JapanFest 2006 – Day 2

“Sunday we were at JapanFest again. This time, I decided to go crazy with my kimono and wore a fantastic purple kimono Kate had given me, with a black and white striped obi and my fuchsia…

Atlanta Japanfest 2006 – Day 1

Friday, my friends and I all headed to Atlanta in the afternoon to prepare for Japan Fest, as one of my friends had her store, Hana-Machi there. Saturday we raced off early to Stone Mountain Park…

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