~Conveniently located Kimono Class by English-speaking Instructor!
Welcomes to the Takatsuki branch of HANA Kyoto Kimono School!
Do you want to learn how to wear Kimono? We offer Japan’s first Kimono class for non-Japanese speakers. The classes range from the beginners to those who want assist with fitting or become instructor.
The first eight classes cost just ￥ 4,800 (including the textbooks and a classroom maintenance fee) . Rental kimono is available for practice (170cm, 5’8” and under).
Please feel free to call TOYOKO at 07068012503, to make an appointment or further details.
Give it a try and meet you there!
Looking forward to seeing you!
The Contents of the First Eight Classes
FIRST CLASS: Opening ceremony, Guidance and the basic knowledges of Kimono
SECOND CLASS: How to wear Nagajuban( undergarment of Kimono).
THIRD CLASS: How to wear casual Kimono
FOURTH CLASS: How to wear casual Kimono and Nagoya-obi, casual type of sash
FIFTH CLASS: How to wear Yukata and how to tie a Butterfly knot
Yukata is an informal cotton kimono for summer. After putting on Yukata we learn how to tie the hanhaba- obi or a half-width waistband in a butterfly shape.
SIXTH CLASS: How to assist someone else into a kimono
SEVENTH CLASS: How to wear a formal Kimono
EIGHTH CLASS: How to wear formal Kimono and Fukuro-obi
<<Takatsuki Branch>> 3 mins. on foot from Hankyu Takatsukishi
5 mins. on foot from JR Takatsuki
Location: SY Building 3F, 13-16 Takatsukimachi, Takatsuki-shi, Osaka, 569-0803