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2017 / 100 Kimono sale by appointment at Sunland, June 9 – 12

100 Kimono Project

Forwarded for the 100 Kimono Project Kimono & Yukata Sale by appointment June 9 at 7:00 pm through June 12 at 7:00pm Michael Helms Photography 10349 Siesta Drive, Sunland, CA 91040 The 100 Kimono Project / Yakata & Kimono Sale! We are selling all the kimonos that we used in the shoot, so we...
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2015 / Japanese kimono and antiques holiday sale near Little Tokyo, thru Dec. 31

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Fashion designer Peter Lai creates his dream “Japanese Village” in the space of 5,000 sq ft. loft near Little Tokyo. Online view at https://flic.kr/s/aHsk6d8Brr “Japanese Village” is displayed with his extensive and colorful collection of Japanese antiques, kimono, ceramics, hina doll and rare artifacts. Annual Holiday Sale, December 8 – 31 30-70% off Peter...
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Kimono lecture and demonstration by Mme. Fumi Akutagawa, June 19 at 7:30 pm

Akutagawa Fumi Kimono

The Nibei Foundation’s Japan Study Club features kimono consultant Mme. Fumi Akutagwa on June 19 at 7:30 pm at the Terasaki Foundation Laboratory Building, 11570 West Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064. Reception and dinner at 6:30 pm Followed by the presentation at 7:30 pm (310) 479-6101 ext 134    japanstudies@nibei.org        ...
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Thru Jan 28: Decorative kimono and costume exhibition closing at Clark Center

Clark Kimono Blue Uchikake

Uchikake, or outer robe, originated in the Kamakura period (1185-1333), when women of the samurai class adopted for formal occasions. One of the garments on display at the Clark Center’s “Woven Identities of Japan” is a spectacular “Blue uchikake with courtly scene” dating from the nineteenth century. Made of plain-weave blue satin, this garment...
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Los Angeles’ kimono enthusiasts hold 2012 Miss Kimono LA Contest

Miss Kimono LA Winners and Mr Suio

Since 2000, Los Angeles’ kimono enthusiasts gather in Little Tokyo on January 1 every year to promote kimono in Los Angeles. LA Kimono Club, a name of this group now officially called, held the Third Miss Kimono LA Contest on Jan 1, 2012 at a plaza of Weller Court shopping center in Little Tokyo,...
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Pacific Asia Museum – Japan in Blue and White – though March 6, 2011

Pacific Asia Museum – Japan in Blue and White – though March 6, 2011

Japan in Blue and White explores the dynamic pairing of blue and white in Japan’s ceramics, textiles and prints over the last 400 years. The exhibition presents several loaned objects from local institutions and collectors such as the Fowler Museum at UCLA, Los Angeles County Museum of Art and private collections. At featured object...
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Tying Enthusiasts: LA Kimono Club Activity Report

Tying Enthusiasts: LA Kimono Club Activity Report

October 7, 2010 via Cultural News On Sunday, September 26, the LA Kimono Club met to honor several prominent members of the community. Mme. Makiko Ihara, wife of the Japanese Consul General, accepted an appointment as Honorary President  of the LA Kimono Club.  Mrs. Ihara has shown strong support of Japanese culture here in...
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Kimono: from Past to Present – show – at Japanese American National Museum, Apr 24

Kimono: from Past to Present Saturday, April 24, 2:00 pm Japanese American National Museum, 100 North Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012, (213) 625-0414, www.janm.org The International Beauty Association Yamanoryu Kisou (Yamano Style Kimono Dressing School) will present a beautiful and educational kimono show and lecture, featuring men and women’s kimono for all different...
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