Emergency response when renting a kimono in Kyoto/How to sit when renting a kimono

This time, our kimono rental guide will introduce in detail how to sit in a kimono and what to do in case of an emergency so that you can relax and enjoy the beautiful scenery of Kyoto in a kimono.

Basics of how to sit: Master how to sit in a way that goes well with your kimono.

The way you sit in a kimono is one of the key points that enhances your beauty. There are many different ways to sit, such as sitting straight or kneeling, but it is especially important for women to learn how to sit comfortably while maintaining their beauty.

Suitable places to sit: Recommended places to sit near the rental spot

There are comfortable places to sit around the rental spots in Kyoto. Know where you can sit while enjoying the gardens and riverside scenery, and enjoy Kyoto’s beautiful scenery to your heart’s content.

How to sit in an emergency: Tips for when it suddenly rains or you are tired

In preparation for emergencies, it is a good idea to know how to sit comfortably even when it suddenly rains or when you are tired. By carrying a foldable portable zabuton or a foldable chair that can be stored in a drawstring bag, you can adapt to emergencies.

Sitting poses and precautions: Aim for an Instagram photo!

Walking around Kyoto is a chance to make memories. Add some creativity to the way you sit and pose to create beautiful photos. It is a good idea to pay attention to poses that take advantage of the silhouette of the hakama or furisode, and points that harmonize with the surrounding scenery.

Compatibility with the hem of a kimono: Points to note when sitting and how to adjust it

When sitting, you must be careful not to let the hem of your kimono touch the ground. It’s also useful to know how to easily fix the hem if it gets messed up when you sit on it.



Follow these tips and enjoy a comfortable and beautiful kimono experience.


Author of this article


Waplus Yasaka Shrine store staff

Ayana Ogawa

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