There are a few types of obi that you can wear with your kimono. Here, I will go over the basic types of obi and when you can wear them. This list goes from most formal to most casual.
So you've never worn kimono before and you don't know where to start. Or maybe you've just started learning, but feel a bit lost on how to progress. Well, here I've compiled all of the useful information I have added to this blog over the years. You can reference back to this list of topics any time you feel stuck to help you find your way.
An Introduction to Kimono
Basic Types of Kimono
Basic Types of Obi
How to Start Wearing Kimono
Having developed a love of everything Japanese at an early age, Ara has been exploring various aspects of traditional Japanese culture both in the US and Japan. Occasionally they also find the time to write a blog post or two.