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Chasing Geisha

My foray into Tokyo fashion has opened up the kimono for more street style photography – but this time for geisha style.

Kyoto’s Gion district is world famous for their geisha (often referred to as geiko in Kyoto). 686 altre parole

International Travel

"Como identifico si un kimono es verdadero?"- Las 5 cosas mas importantes: La forma cuando esta puesto

Al momento de comprar un kimono o yukata lamentablemente a veces pueden haber confusiones o incluso engaños. Por eso hemos decidido poner algunos tips de como detectar un kimono y un yukata falsos. 1.243 altre parole


Chasing Geishas in Kyoto

While planning our Kyoto itinerary, I made sure that I get to experience Kyoto of old and new. Our first two nights in Japan was spent in Kyoto before heading to Takayama and Shirakawa-go. 329 altre parole


May 7, 2015: Miyako Odori

It’s a little late, but I’m finally posting my experience visiting Miyako Odori last month!  I’ve got lots of photos, scans of the program, and lots about my own personal experiences.  17 altre parole


Kyo Odori

Geisha and Maiko’s SPINg Dance performance

When a Maiko took over my body for a couple of hours two weeks ago, I have realized how hard and unique the life of these artisans are.  444 altre parole