Let's dance like a maiko!

As one of my kimono club activities for summer, we planned a Japanese dance lesson. It was for fun but the really serious thing, since we invited professional dance teacher!

What we lesseoned was Gion Kouta, a maiko's song who longed for her secret love. You can see real Gion Kouta here, real maiko and geisha dancing. Ours may be similar!


How to tie hanhaba obi sash as tsunodashi

I have never seen this way of tying hanhaba obi sash.  It must be nice if you would like to show hanhaba as nagoya. I must try it! it is too hot to tie obi today though...