Emergency response when renting a kimono in Kyoto/When the waist strap of the kimono is tight

While enjoying a walk in a beautiful kimono, sometimes problems with the waist strap occur. This time, a kimono rental guide will introduce useful measures in case of an emergency and techniques to support a comfortable kimono life. As you walk through the quaint streets of Kyoto, make sure to wear a comfortable kimono.

How to adjust the waist strap: Points for correct dressing

First of all, it is important to adjust the waist strap correctly. When putting on a kimono, knowing the exact position and tightness of the waist strap will help the kimono fit comfortably. Don’t hesitate to talk to the staff at the kimono rental store and learn the key points of how to wear it correctly.

What to do in an emergency: Loosening and readjusting the belt

If you feel that your waist strap is painful, you need immediate emergency attention. It is useful to master how to loosen the obi and how to tighten it again. These techniques will help you prepare for accidents in public places and enjoy your kimono life with peace of mind.

Waist strap material and how to choose: Supports comfortable outfits

The material of the waist strap also affects the comfort of your outfit. By choosing soft and stretchy materials, you can reduce discomfort even when worn for long periods of time. Get advice on the material when renting and choose the waist strap that suits you.

How to stretch while wearing a kimono: Make walking around town more comfortable

If you find your waist straps uncomfortable while walking around town, there are some simple stretches you can do while wearing a kimono. By incorporating these stretches, you can relieve muscle tension and support a comfortable kimono life.

Consultation with rental store: Get support from professional staff

Lastly, our kimono specialist staff have a wealth of knowledge regarding waist strap problems. If you have any problems, don’t hesitate to contact the staff at the rental store and receive appropriate advice.



Learn these techniques and enjoy the comfortable kimono experience to the fullest.


Author of this article


Waplus Yasaka Shrine store staff

Ayana Ogawa

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