Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:27:38 GMT

Japan garden tour day 2: Sushi making to kimono shopping
Vancouver Sun (blog)
For our second day exploring Tokyo we headed across the Rainbow Bridge to Odaiba, the artificial island in the Tokyo Bay to get a different view of the city across the water. It was quirky to find a copy of the Statue of Liberty there. Apparently the French have ...

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:23:09 GMT

Sakura Matsuri: With 60 Events, Brooklyn Botanic Gdn Hosts CoSplay, 60 Events
About - Cities & Towns
Sakura Matsuri 2014 features a focus on Japanese fashion, with runway shows of the BBG Parasol Society and cosplay enthusiasts and presentations of traditional kimono wear. BBG's Cosplay Fashion Show--the only outdoor cosplay fashion show in the ...

Sat, 05 Apr 2014 00:42:03 GMT

Cherry Blossom Festival: Kimono Exhibit
WASHINGTON (WUSA) -- An exhibit of Kimono is mounted at the Gallery at Mandarin Oriental and will be available until April 25. The exhibit is curated by Paul MacLardy and Tena Turner of Arise Bazaar and features nature motifs used in Japanese textiles ...

Fri, 04 Apr 2014 14:55:25 GMT


How Ken Barlow's kimono cost Coronation Street £25000
And as well as being a memorable item of clothing, the executive producer of the ITV soap admitted that due to the mishap, it became possibly the most expensive kimono ever. He said: "We had scripted a whole load of scenes with it to show how much Ken ...

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Thu, 03 Apr 2014 21:07:23 GMT

Condé Nast Traveler

Finnair Celebrates Spring with Marimekko Cherry Blossom Uniforms
Condé Nast Traveler
When you hear "cherry blossoms," obviously you think of Japan, Washington D.C.,…and Finnair? To celebrate the annual return of the pink petals, the Nordic airline is decking out its crew in colorful cherry-blossom-printed kimonos and yukatas on select ...

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