October: The month of Kimono

October is filled with so many events and the first one coming up is New York Comic Con and Anime Fest x NYCC are the first events of the month. If you want to cosplay in a kimono these are great events to do it at. You can experiment with so many different ways of styling it and have fun at the same time.

We have a amazing selection of kimonos, and accessories ranging from bright, fun, colorful, to edgy, cool, dark themes. Kimonos in all sizes and budgets are available so you can be sure to find something that works for you. Remember we not limited to just kimonos, we also carry samues and jinbeis, giving you a number of options on how to wear.

For those with children, remember that this year Shichigosan is on October 20 and October 21 at the Japan Society. If you are planning on participating in this wonderful event please contact us for children's kimono rental and dressing services. It is very important that you confirm the time and date that your child will be attending the ceremony so that we can secure the kimono of your choice.

And how could we all forget that October also has Halloween! If you wanna get a head start on prepping that Halloween costume please be sure to stop by as soon as possible. You wanna get to the kimono you need before someone beats you to the punch.

We have everything you would need, shoes, socks, accessories, wigs, even white face make up, the kind that real kabuki actors use. Depending on the look that you are going for we can provide a dressing, hair, and make-up service depending on scheduling. If you need to be dressed for a Halloween party or night of Halloween we strongly encourage that you contact us as soon as possible to ensure that there is a spot available.

We hope that we can all enjoy the fall season and continue to provide you with all your kimono needs.

Father's Day Gift Ideas at Kimono House

Fathers Day is soon approaching and its time to find a gift for dad. Japanese bathrobes are an ideal gift for comfort. Let dad enjoy his day lounging around like a king in a brand new robe. Our robes are available in silk and cotton, ranging in different sizes and patterns. 

If robes aren't his thing then try our selection of Japanese lounge wear. Two piece sets that can be worn together or alone. Made of fine cotton with a loose fit for extra comfort. Great for lounging around at home or just running to the corner store.

Add a pair of two toe socks in a fun design or Japanese wooden or foam sandals to complete the at home look. 

Gift wrapping is available with your purchase.

Wear Japanese Yukata At Japan Day in Central Park

Japan Day at Central Park is happening on May 13th this year. It's a great chance to go out enjoy the weather and wear Japanese yukata! Yukatas are ideal for wearing at festivals and are very comfortable for the warmer weather.

We carry everything you would need for wearing a yukata out for men, women, and children. Many sizes are available including plus size. If you do not know how to properly wear one we can show you how to upon completing your purchase.

What to do with that yukata after Japan Day? Well you can wear out to other festivals and events during the spring and summer. You can also wear it at home as a bathrobe. There are many uses for your yukata.

Remember Japan Day at Central Park is only a week away so do not wait too long to get a yukata if you want to join in on the fun.

Kimono House store hours are 11AM to 7PM Mondays through Saturdays. For specisfic request please call us ahead of time.

Mother's Day Gift of Comfort and Style with Japanese Kimonos


Mother's Day is about a week away and you don't need to look no further for a gift. Get her a beautiful Japanese kimono so that she can relax on the day dedicated to her. Japanese silk kimonos are very soft and airy making it the ideal bathrobe. They are available in different lengths so that it accommodates to different heights. She will feel like a queen when wearing one.


For a more fashion forward approach, we have a large selection of vintage kimonos that can be worn as a dress or a coat over regular clothing. Vintage kimonos are all hand made and each design we have is one of a kind. You will not be able to find another one of the same design.

Aside from kimonos we also carry various accessories that make great gifts, such as wallets, handbags, and scarves. All of our scarves are 100% silk and range in lengths and texture. A selection of our wallets and handbags are made of kimono fabric for a more special look.

Gift certificates are also available for the amount of your choice. If you have any questions please feel free to call us at (212)505-0232 We are open Mondays through Saturdays from 11AM to 7PM

Yukatas and Kimonos for Sakura Matsuri Cherry Blossom Festival

There are only less than weeks left till the Sakura Matsuri Cherry Blossom Festival at the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens. We just received a new shipment of ladies and mens yukatas in brand new styles that we didn't have before. A new shipment of shoes and accessories have also arrived.

The festival is a great chance to practice wearing kimono. If you do not know how to wear one we will show you. Make sure to make an appointment with us so that we can assist you with everything that you need.


We hope you will enjoy the festival in one of our great yukatas or kimonos.

Kimonos and Yukatas For Sakura Matsuri Cherry Blossom Festival 2018

Spring time is almost here as is the Cherry Blossom season.

We have many new items with Cherry Blossom design, as well others for the spring time. If you plan on attending any festivals in the spring we suggest to start preparing now. Be one of the first to take a look at our new yukata, cotton kimono, designs for 2018. New accessories and shoes for the spring are currently available.

If you don't want a cotton kimono, take a look at our latest shipment of vintage kimonos and kimono jackets. Fun retro designs as well sophisticated designs are currently available. Vintage kimonos are very special and can be worn for a number of occasions, including the Cherry Blossom Festival. When you come to our shop we can help you coordinate a complete outfit for your outing.


With many Cherry Blossom Festivals happening throughout the spring, it's more opportunities to wear kimono. Remember that we carry kimonos for everyone and every size. Please stop by to take a look at your options.




Rabbit Theme Kimono Items


We have many rabbit theme items at our shop which are great for Easter Sunday. 
Add some cute rabbit accessories or clothing to your wardrobe.
Or if you just like rabbits, get something to show your love for them!

Wearing a short kimono jacket or a long silk kimono as a coat or cardigan. Fashionable and original, you'll be sure to turn heads with it on.

Match it with one of vintage clutch bags made of silk used on actual kimono belts, decorative hair stick, and silk sash to complete the vintage chic look. This combination looks great with a pair of trousers or a little black dress.

Kimonos as jackets aren't limited to just the ladies, men can pull this look off too. Replace the suit jacket for a one of a kind vintage silk men's Japanese kimono jacket. They may look simple, but they have unique lining that you won't see anywhere else. This is a great reversible item.

Remember all of our vintage kimonos are one of a kind and can not be found anywhere else. We have a variety of prices and designs available. Come by and take a look.


Get Your Valentines Day Gifts at Kimono House

Just a few days away from Valentines Day and if you are unsure of what gift to get your sweetheart we are here to help.

Soft silk kimono robes are terrific gifts. They are very light and fall on the body in a way that gives a very seductive silhouette. Available in various lengths and patterns. Remember that our vintage kimonos are all one of kind. This makes each of them very special.

If your valentine is a male we also carry both cotton and silk kimonos, new and vintage, for men as well.

Come by our shop and take a look at our wide selection. We can help find for any height and body size.

Valentines Day Gift Ideas

Valentines day is approaching. Get your sweetheart a Japanese silk bathrobe as a gift.

Japanese silk is very soft and smooth making it very comfortable and light. These are perfect for wearing around the house. They fall on the body and compliment the figure. For a more seductive look we also carry sheer vintage silk kimonos. These are very rare and limited in stock.

Silk scarves are good if you want to keep it simple but elegant. Other items such silk kimono jackets and accessories are available.

If you are unsure about the persons size please stop by and we can help you. We look forward to seeing you.



Winter Kimonos Jackets, Robes, And More!

With the weather being chilly its time to layer up your outfits. 

Padded kimono jackets are ideal with the winter season. Think of them as a kimono version of a winter jacket. They are very soft and keep you cozy. They are wide enough to allow you to wear plenty of sweaters and jackets underneath without feeling too bulky. You can also wear it on it's own indoors.
If you prefer to keep your regular winter coat you can add a flannel kimono under it. Ditch the bulky sweater and cardigan and feel more at ease with it on. It's just as warm but not as thick. And if you don't want to wear it outside you also wear it as a great house robe for those cold winter nights we been having lately.

These are available for both men and women and come in plain and fun patterns. Multiple sizes are available. 



Holiday Gifts From Kimono House

It's not too late to purchase gifts for the holidays. We are extending out hours for the holidays so that you have more time to shop. We'll be open from 10 AM till 8 PM this Saturday and from 10:45 AM till 3:45 PM on Christmas Eve.

We currently have lucky gift bags which offers a great variety of gifts items in each bag. These are a big money saver since the retail value of the items inside combine is much higher than the price of each bag.

Also don't forget that robes always make a great gift. One can never go wrong with a robe. Many styles are available for our Japanese bathrobes in cotton, flannel, and silk. All sizes available for men, women, and children. Each one made of top quality materials and will last many seasons.

We hope to see you this weekend and wish you happy holidays!




Japanese Kimonos and Gifts For The Holidays

The holiday season is almost here, so it's time to start looking for gifts for your friends and family.

We have a large variety of items that will make great gifts. Come take a look at our flannel kimono robes, perfect for lounging at home in the chillest of days. Silk kimonos add a touch of elegance for both at home and while out and about. We have comfortable two piece sets that are great for gifts. All of these are available for adults and children.

Smaller gift items are available as well such as charming hair accessories, silk scarves, handbags, and patterned tabi socks. Tea bowls, small dishes, tea pots, and other home goods are available as well.

Gift certificates can be purchased for the amount of your choosing. We also provide gift wrapping at your request while making a purchase.


Kimono House is located at 131 Thompson Street, New York, NY 10012 We are conveniently located in SoHo between Houston and Prince Streets. Telephone 212-505-0232

Japanese Kimonos and Robes For Halloween

It's Halloween month and it's time to start planning your costume for this year.

At Kimono House you can find everything you need for that Geisha, Samurai, or ninja look. If you want to try something a little original, how about a Japanese ghost? We have many kimonos for you to choose from. From simple designs to loud attention grabbing designs for both adults and children.

All the accessories that you need for your costume are also available in our shop. Hair accessories, umbrellas, shoes, wigs, make-up, fans, socks, we have it all. This is your one stop shop for your Halloween costume ideas.

We do more than just provide a kimono for your costume, we work with you to help bring your concept to life. Tell us or show us what you're going for in a costume and we will help you to find every item you are looking for.

If you have a costume contest that you really want to win, we will make sure your costume is perfect.

We also provide dressing, hair and make-up services as well. For these services we highly recommend that you contact us as soon as possible to book an appointment.








Kimono House is located at 131 Thompson Street, New York, NY 10012 We are conveniently located in SoHo between Houston and Prince Streets. Telephone 212-505-0232

Japanese Kimonos and Bathrobes With A Personal Style

You don't always have to wear a Japanese kimono or kimono jacket the traditional way. Flare it up with a touch of your personal style. Wear it casually or add a fun accessory to make it stand out more.

Going on a vacation? Forget that boring bulky terrycloth bathrobe, get a elegant Japanese bathrobe made of soft silk instead. They also make terrific gifts for someone special in your life.

Have an outfit in mind and you feel a kimono or kimono jacket will best bring that outfit to life then come to our shop and we will help make that happen.

Even adding some more modern and western elements to your kimono look is a great way to change the feel of your outfit. There is no limit to how you can make your kimono work for you.

Let us help you stand out from the crowd with one of our unique kimonos all made from the finest quality from Japan.







Kimono House is located at 131 Thompson Street, New York, NY 10012 We are conveniently located in SoHo between Houston and Prince Streets. Telephone 212-505-0232

Dress in Japanese Kimono for Geisha or Samurai look at JapanFes

Save the date for the next JapanFes event!

Many of our customers took advantage of JapanFes last event to purchase and wear yukata and kimono, and if you missed out here's your chance. On October 22 JapanFes will be hosting a Edo theme event featuring a costume contest.

If you have ever wanted to dress as a geisha, samurai, or just wear a nice kimono this is your chance. We have many kimonos to choose from for purchase and rental. If you need help with wearing your kimono we can provide a dressing service for a additional fee. If you plan to take advantage of our dressing services we strongly encourage that you come as soon as possible to book an appointment.






Kimono House is located at 131 Thompson Street, New York, NY 10012 We are conveniently located in SoHo between Houston and Prince Streets. Telephone 212-505-0232

End of Summer Yukata Fun!

It may be September now but that doesn't mean that summer is completely over. You still have the last weeks of summer to enjoy wearing a yukata.

With the autumn chill slowly making it's way, now would be a perfect time to invest in a kimono underwear. You can wear it under your yukata as well, providing you with a extra layer of warmth. Keep your feet warm as well with a pair of tabi socks.  Adding a kimono jacket not only helps fight the chill but makes your outfit look completely different too.

Remember to tag us on instagram in a photo of your recent purchase for a free gift!






Kimono House is located at 131 Thompson Street, New York, NY 10012 We are conveniently located in SoHo between Houston and Prince Streets. Telephone 212-505-0232

Customer Appreciation


We love seeing our customers wearing our products! Seeing the joy on their face reminds us why we keep doing what we do at Kimono House. We appreciate every shout out we are given on social media for providing our items and service to them. Your tags and reviews greatly helps in keeping our business going and giving us more exposure to other potential customers.

To show our thanks, we are offering a free gift for customers who tag us on instagram. On your next visit to Kimono House show us that you are following us and have recently tagged us in a photo, and you will be shown a selection of gifts to choose from. Please remember that the photo has to be of either a kimono, yukata, or other article of clothing that was purchased from us in order to obtain the free gift.

Remember our instagram is @kimonohousenewyork

Looking forward to seeing your photos real soon!






Kimono House is located at 131 Thompson Street, New York, NY 10012 We are conveniently located in SoHo between Houston and Prince Streets. Telephone 212-505-0232

Stay Stylish at Burning Man with Vintage Japanese Kimonos

A Japanese kimono is a piece of art and can be appreciated by those who are fans of the art scene.

Every time you wear a kimono it is showing others your artistic creativity. That is why a event like Burning Man is a perfect place to wear one in any way you like.

You can wear a Japanese kimono, Japanese bathrobe, or kimono jacket either in silk or cotton any way that fits your style. Wear it by itself, over your clothes, or as a costume. Anyway you choose you will be sure to get the attention of others around you at the festival.

There is still time to stop by our store in Soho to find a piece that reflects your creativity style. We are open Mondays to Saturdays 11am-7pm. Burning Man is August 27th to September 4th so please stop by soon.

Take some style tips and ideas from our recent customers.




Kimono House is located at 131 Thompson Street, New York, NY 10012 We are conveniently located in SoHo between Houston and Prince Streets. Telephone 212-505-0232

Mitsuwa Summer Festival & Liberty City Anime Con

The Mitsuwa Summer Festival is quickly approaching so its time to enjoy the festivities in your favorite yukata.

We have plenty of yukatas for men, women, and children. For more casual style you can wear a jinbei. Jinbei are also available for children. Happi jackets are also available for drum performers and festival attendees. Happi jackets are great for summer festivals and can be worn over anything. Accessories like large uchiwa fans, Japanese wooden sandals, handbags, hair accessories, and many more are available in a variety of choices.

The Liberty City Anime Con is coming up as well. If you haven't decided what to wear then this is a great chance to wear an authentic Japanese kimono outfit. Stop by to look at all of your options. We also do rentals.

Remember that the Mitsuwa Summer Festival is on August 12, 2017. Liberty City Anime Con is from August 18, 2017 to August 20, 2017 so make sure to stop by soon.

We look forward to a enjoyable rest of summer.



 







Kimono House is located at 131 Thompson Street, New York, NY 10012 We are conveniently located in SoHo between Houston and Prince Streets. Telephone 212-505-0232

Japanese Dance Festival

The Obon Dance Festival in Bryant Park is coming up on July 23, and it's a great time to go out with friends and family in yukata.

We have many fun colors and designs for men, women, and children to choose from. There is something for everyone.

If you want to go for a more casual look you can wear a happi coat over your outfit or over your yukata to be extra festive.

 Match all of these with a festival fan, handbag, hair accessories, and a pair of Japanese wooden sandals to complete the look.

Please stop by and see what amazing outfit you can get.




Kimono House is located at 131 Thompson Street, New York, NY 10012 We are conveniently located in SoHo between Houston and Prince Streets. Telephone 212-505-0232