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Sunday, March 24 • 9:30am - 10:30am
Kimono 101

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The kimono and the yukata is the most recognizable and instantly memorable symbol of Japan. However, this beautiful garment can be intimidating to a new comer to the culture or those curious about it. Fear no longer! Come and learn how to dress in the simple summer yukata all the way up to the fabulous and often complicated furisode. Learn about the history of the garment and certain techniques to create it and the accessories to go with it. You’ll be sure to walk away knowing a lot more about it and confident in starting to learn on your own!

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Sarah Miller

Kimono Consultant
The culture of Japan left an incredible impact on me as a child and has resonated, first through anime, then kimono when I reflected on memories of festivals spent in yukata. I started out teaching myself to dress in kimono before taking professional classes. Now I wish to spread... Read More →

Sunday March 24, 2019 9:30am - 10:30am CDT
Live 5 [Floor 3, Heritage A]