Back to Archives Index                                       Home                                      Conversations & Coffee

 

Archive of the presentation titled

  “Wearing the Kimono”

by

Katherine Vogel and Elizabeth Mortine

Collectors of Fashion and Cultural Advocates

Conversations and Coffee Program on 2-9-2017

Columbus Cultural Arts Center

 

 

        

 

       

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

Outline of the talk

The speakers covered history of kimono, how kimonos are to be dressed, how kimonos are constructed, kimono’s materials, when kimonos are used by today’s Japanese women, how to acquire kimonos in US. They are very knowledgeable about Japanese kimonos.