The kimono lecture was very successful last night! We tried to tell the audience how important is kimono in Japanese history and show our way to evolute beautiful kimono.
- Introduction of Traditional Kimono and History
- Kimono Dressing Demonstration for Homongi
- Why Sueko started to design a modern kimono costume
- Moder kimono costumes for Dancers
- New Kimono Styling for Fashion Magazines / Fashion Film
- Costume Design for Japanese Traditional Play
- Kimono Fashion Show in Brazil
- Q & A
We had a kimono display which was a Furisode and Sueko's design costume display at the venue.
We asked the audience a volunteer model for the kimono dressing demonstration.
Lecturer：Costume Designer / Fashion Stylist / Kimono Stylist Sueko Oshimoto
Assistant： Photographer / Kimono Stylist Kentaro Jake Terauchi
Photographer：Tak S. Itomi
Fortunately, We got an offer to hold a lecture and a fashion show at the Nisei week which is the biggest event in Japanese American community!
Day & Time: Sunday, July 27th 2014
Place: Japanese American National Museum
Here's a link for the previcious kimono fashion show & lecture in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
If you are interested in holding the fashion show, demonstration and/or lecture, please click here to contact us.
We were invited to show Geisha for the company called "The World Networks" for their official website opening event.
The World Networks is an exclusive worldwide professional business networking alliance.
She is the center of attention on the red carpet.
On the left) Miss California World and Sueko Oshimoto
On the right) the company's C.E.O and famous musician Kuba Ka
They wanted to see Japanese beauty, so geisha performed a Japanese traditional dance.
Everyone was fascinated by geisha, they were so into the performance. After the dance was performed, there was lots of applause and cheers. Geisha is something special that people from any country would be fascinated by. A geisha still exist in Japan.
Geisha: Yumi Mizui
Styling & Dressing: Sueko Oshimoto
Make up assistant: Chika Nomura
Photographer: Kentaro Terra
Sueko Oshimoto is a kimono master and costume designer, Kentaro Terra is a kimono stylist and photographer. They've started KIMONO SK in 2010.