Japanese Kimono is famous as Japanese traditional costume. We wear it as we fold it in front of our body, and tie ourselves with a long cloth called “Obi”. We usually wear Kimono to spend a special day that is like when it’s some festivals and ceremonies and other occasions for celebration. Nowadays, it is getting popular among foreign people, and there are some event that foreign people can attend while wearing Kimono in each part of Japan. Today, we will introduce the event「Kimono Salone in Nihonbashi 2017」that you can attend while wearing Kimono.

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Kimono Salone in Nihonbashi 2017

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Kimono Salone in Nihonbashi 2017 will have 6 years history in this year. The event in 2016 was so popular that about 15,000 of people attended. The main concept is “The event can be enjoyed while wearing Kimono”. It is said to be the biggest event among the event that related to Kimono Fashion and Kimono Culture in Japan. This event’s theme in 2017 is「Kimono Carnival」. The various stuffs related to Kimono will be displayed in this event to wide range of customers like Kimono fans and people who are just interested in Kimono as well. Especially, 「Kimono Fashion Show」is very popular as the fashion show that let us feel New-Style of Kimono. The show is rich enough to contain the attendance of company’s designer and manufacturing companies, the introduction of each Kimono’s production area. In addition, in YUITO space, there are as many as about 100 of company’s booths for accessory related to Kimono. There are atmosphere as carnival. There also many display booths for Japanese Sake and Japanese Traditional Dance, free trial of wearing Kimono, and Kimono lecture that we can experience for ourselves. We have not attended many events where we can feel familiar with Kimono. It should be the very good memory if you attended this event with wearing Kimono.

Outline of Kimono Salone in Nihonbashi 2017

Date:10/6 (Fri) ~ 10/8 (Sun)

Place (Address):

YUITO Space: 〒103-0022  5 and 6F Nihonbashi Muromachi Nomura bldg. 2-4-3, Nihonbashi Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo

COREDO Muromachi 1st Space:〒103-0022  5F2-2-1, Nihonbashi Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo


YUITO:Directly connected to Mitsukoshi-mae Station on Tokyo Metro Ginza Line.

COREDO Muromachi 1st:3 min walk from Mitsukoshi-mae Station on Tokyo Metro Ginza Line.

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