Archive for November, 2003

Welcome to

Sunday, November 30th, 2003

Here it is, my new site dedicated to kimono. There will be quite a few updates in the next week or two, especially to the links and favorites. All posts related to kimono previously on anna no nuimono have been moved here, along with comments.

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Dentsu Advertising Museum

Friday, November 21st, 2003

Kimono lovers, be sure to visit the Dentsu Advertising Museum, which covers the Edo, Meiji and Taisho eras. The Edo exhibit has a section dedicated to kimono, while the Meiji and Meiji to Taisho exhibits have several advertisements with women dressed in kimono of the day. An excerpt from the Edo exhibit that I found […]

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Kimono in Torino

Wednesday, November 12th, 2003

This is actually the third time I’ve posted about this event, so I feel like I’m repeating myself! (The post Trip to Torino on my weblog describes other aspects of it.) This post will be devoted to analyzing my kitsuke. I find that by going through it in writing helps bring things to light that […]

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Trying on various kimono

Saturday, November 1st, 2003

Lots of photos today! I had enough time last night and this morning to try on the woven kimono I received in the mail yesterday, as well as another go at my hikifurisode, this time with the obi I bought especially for it. . . . . The omeshi tatewaku kimono worn with my chuya […]

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