Experience Japanese Traditions at WJS Ginza

WJS Ginza
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Business Hours
Weekdays 10:00-18:00
Saturdays Reservation-only
Closed on Sundays

Kimono

Dress in a kimono and take commemorative pictures inside the facility in Japanese garden and Japanese tatami room or outside the facility in the area you choose.
※Please make sure to bring your own camera.

Flow Chart

  • STEP1

    Choose your rental plan (one hour, half day or whole one day)

     

  • STEP2

    Choose a kimono, a hakama or a yukata from our catalog.

     

  • STEP3

    The kimono master will help you to dress it.

     

  • STEP4

    We will put away your personal belongings until you come back.

    (depending on the rental plan, after 1 hour or before the shop closes)

  • STEP5

    When it is time for you to change, take back your personal belongings and the staff will help you to undress the kimono, yukata or hakama.

     

  • STEP6

    Staff will check and confirm that the kimono is not stained or damaged.

     

Photo Gallery

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Price List 

Course The Charge (tax excluded)
A yukata 1 hour rental plan 12,000 yen
A yukata half day rental plan 14,000 yen
A yukata 1 day rental plan 17,000 yen
A hakama 1 hour rental plan 14,000 yen
A hakama half day rental plan 16,000 yen
A hakama 1 day rental plan 20,000 yen
A kimono 1 hour rental plan 15,000 yen
A kimono half day rental plan 18,000 yen
A kimono 1 day rental plan 25,000 yen

※The equipment charge used on the day is also included in the above charge.

Stains and Cleaning

If the fabric appears to have cigarette, wine, sauce or any other sort of stains which cannot be removed, we will ask you to buy the kimono.
If the stains can be removed by cutting off a few millimeters, we will charge 3000 to 8000 yen.

If you want to buy the rental kimono

Yukata price: from 6,000 yen up
Kimono price: from 10,000 yen up

※*Price may vary depending on the kimono type.

The difference between a kimono, a yukata and a hakama

kimono

Kimono

yukata

Yukata

Hakama

Hakama

As a foreigner, you might have seen Japanese people wearing a kimono or a yukata while walking down the streets. Even nowadays, there are still a lot of Japanese people wearing a kimono or a yukata.
So what is the difference between a kimono and a yukata ?
Even among Japanese people, there may only be a few ones knowing about this difference.To begin with, a yukata is a sort of kimono and they have the same shape.
However there are parts which have their little differences. You will find out what is the difference between a kimono and a yukata below.

The Fabric

While yukata are usually made of cotton, kimono can be made of a wide range of different fabrics such as cotton, silk, wool or synthetic fibers, and can be weaved in many different ways.

Scene to Wear 

Kimono are often worn at New Year Eve or parties or at formal events such as weddings and funeral.
Yukata on the other hand can be worn as a housedress or nightclothes or at at more casual events like festivals.

What should I wear underneath?

For Yukata, please wear your own undergarments.
For Kimono, you will be given another layer of garment to wear on top of your own undergarments.

Origin of Kimono and Yukata

The origin of yukata began during the Heian period ( 794-1192 ) when an aristocrat used it to enter a steam bath. By wearing a yukata, it prevented getting burn from hot water vapor. Kimono also started during the Heian period and is said to have short sleeves which is called “Kosode” .

Contact Us

A reservation is necessary. To make a reservation, please call us or fill in the online application form.

Phone inquiries

03-3575-5577

Business Hours 10:00-18:00
Closed on Sunday(Reservation-only)

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