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fashion class

Dress up in classical pure silk kimono

fashion class

Dress up in classical pure silk kimono

94 reviews
Over 90 people rated this experience 5 stars.
Duration
3.5 hours
Group size
Up to 2 people
Includes
Equipment, Drinks, Food
Hosted in
English
fashion class

Dress up in classical pure silk kimono

fashion class

Dress up in classical pure silk kimono

94 reviews
Over 90 people rated this experience 5 stars.
Duration
3.5 hours
Group size
Up to 2 people
Includes
Equipment, Drinks, Food
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

【Take photos with SAKURA】I have more than 60 pure silk kimonos. Many of them are from my family. Because I would like to introduce high quality kimonos to my guests, I hold on kimono activities at my house. Silk kimonos are different from polyester kimonos which you may had seen in a street! You’ll learn traditional Japanese cultures and “graceful carriage” posture by dressing up in a kimono. You'll begin by trying on a pure silk kimono and I'll share my knowledge about the kimono’s history, and the meaning of its design and split by the craftsman. I'll also tell you how to wear a kimono beautifully and comfortably. If you have long hair, I'll help do your hair. After dressing up, You'll enjoy photo shooting at my neighborhood. Yotsuigi town is totaly different from tourist places. Quiet temple and peaceful park are located in 5min walk from my house. Be a local and spend special time with a classical kimono. I'll give you a casual powdered green tea workshop at home when you come back. I'll show you how to make a tea, so you'll try to make it and taste it with a Japanese sweets. At the end of my activity, I'll help taking more photos for you at Japanese room.

What's included

Food
Japanese seasonable sweets
Drinks
Green tea
Equipment
kimono's set I’ll provide you to kimono, hair accessories socks, and other items you'll use for kimono dressing

Your host

Yasuno

Yasuno

Hi, I'm Yasuno! I learned Japanese tea ceremony over five years and I worked at a high-class traditional Japanese restaurant for two years wearing a kimono. I also worked at a rental kimono shop for 1 year. Currently, I work as a both airbnb experience host and airbnb private logding host at home with my family. I enjoy communicating with my guests from over the the world in daily life. The kimono makes my life much more cultural and peaceful. I'd love to share my skills with you. :) Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/yasuno_tegami_shokudo/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yasuno.ishii

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Where you'll be

We'll meet up at my home which is a 3-minute walk from Yotsugi Station on the Keisei Oshiage Railway Line. It’s three stops from the Oshiage Skytree Station. My grand father lived in the house over 20 years. After dressing up kimono, you'll take photos at Yotsugi town in which I and my family grewed up. When you come back, I'll bring you a local Japanese sweet shop. It's 3min walk from my house.Get your favorit sweets and and eat it with Maccha

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

1) There is a limits on their size. I cannot provide 3L lady's kimonos. Please give me a message to make sure if you can put on a kimono before booking. 2) Some of men's kimonos are made by polyester.
Yasuno
fashion class
Dress up in classical pure silk kimono
94 reviews
From $69/person
94 reviews
From $69/person