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Nov. 18, 2018 UPDATE

Ochicochiya

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Traveler Friendly
The staff may not be the best English speakers, but they will do their best to explain the kimono. Check out their official YouTube channel for ways to wear and enjoy a kimono. Ochicochiya on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYyyhg0oOCMQwsHVUaA2Qn0e1qsE_cDWh
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Japanese only
Languages spoken
Japanese only
2896 26 7.0 1 reviews
Nov. 18, 2018 UPDATE

Ochicochiya

- 彼方此方屋 -
Traveler Friendly
The staff may not be the best English speakers, but they will do their best to explain the kimono. Check out their official YouTube channel for ways to wear and enjoy a kimono. Ochicochiya on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYyyhg0oOCMQwsHVUaA2Qn0e1qsE_cDWh
Information
Japanese only
Languages spoken
Japanese only
2896 26 7.0 1 reviews
Story & Recommendation
Kimono for Beginners – Easy to Wear, Washable at Home
Ochicochiya is a Kimono shop that takes pride in its home-washable cotton kimono. Wanting the people of Kyoto to wear kimono on a daily basis, the shop specializes in casual kimono that can be worn regularly as if they were jeans. You can find their kimono on the first and second floors. Remember to take your shoes off at the entrance! Brand-new kimonos and items on sale are displayed on the first floor, while antiques are found on the second floor. Most kimono on the first floor are also actually one-of-a-kind, handcrafted by skilled craftsmen to a quality equivalent to top-class kimono. Meanwhile, the antique kimono await you on the second floor, typically very clean with little to no damage; this section is perfect for those searching for more traditional designs than the modern designs found downstairs. Both men and women will find plenty to choose from, the kimono start at a mere¥1,000-. Come find the kimono that matches your style and budget in the treasure trove that is Ochicochiya!
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7.0 Great
goods7.0 service9.0 fun5.0
LifeInSakyoku - Finland
Sep. 20, 2018
Details
Open Hours
11am - 6pm
Closed
Monday, 2nd Tuesday
Price range
Credit cards
VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX, Diners, etc. / Accepted
Shipping services
None
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