Posts tagged kimono repair
How to Redo a 90-Year-Old Silk Kimono - Part 2

Continuing from where I stopped on part 1, it's time to re-assemble my precious kimono.

Since I just took apart the collar and lining from the shell fabric, all I need to do now is put them back together, right?

Hmm no. If it were that straightforward, I wouldn't be doing another post.

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How to Redo a 90-Year-Old Silk Kimono - Part 1

As a fashion designer, I end up buying the occasional kimono, telling myself that it'll be great research. If Iā€™m totally honest, though, I actually buy them because I want to wear them, so I end up finding things to tweak and repair.

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