Tanabata Festival 七夕祭り

Tanabata Festival 七夕祭り Hosted by Japan-America Society of Central Ohio Celebrate Tanabata – the Star Festival – and the Japan-America relationship in Central Ohio at Coffman Park in Dublin on Sunday, July 7! The traditional Japanese festival Tanabata takes place on the seventh month of the seventh day, believed to be the only day when the…

Kitsuke Aids and Collars.

Generally we think of kimono as having changed little since the Edo period so I always get a little excited when new dressing gadgets come out (or are newly discovered) The basics haven’t changed much, but elastic has made a pretty big impact along with synthetic fibers. I noticed in this kitsuke mai (literally kimono…