Kimono & Co. to launch up-cycled Vintage Kimonos Japanese sustainable brand transform the old into new. Consort News February 8, 2019 Fashion, Featured News Kimonos are a representation of the beauty of Japan. Takayama based Japanese new online shop Kimono & Co. is giving traditional vintage kimonos a modern update, making these up-cycled beautiful pieces wearable with everyday outfit. View this post on Instagram Looking for something for Spring yet? Reworked vintage Kimono Jacket originally from circa 1970’s with pine tree patterns 🌲 A post shared by Kimono & co. (@kimonoandco) on Feb 2, 2019 at 7:02am PST With sustainability and eliminating waste in mind, Kimono & Co. saw the opportunity to redesign these beautiful vintage Kimonos made with valuable fabric, traditional techniques and timeless design mainly from 1950s-1980s. The team carefully select and buy these Kimonos in historic cities and create modern and easy-to-adopt clothing. After the rework and alteration done by local home- working seamstresses, the first collection, Haori and Kimono Robe is born. Full of ivory, plum and blue colours with traditional Japanese floral pattern, each item is unique and one-of-a-kind, each with its own history up to over 100 years. View this post on Instagram Wearing Japanese vintage Kimono jacket called Haori atop your daily clothes – yet another option for sustainable clothing A post shared by Kimono & co. (@kimonoandco) on Jan 29, 2019 at 6:28pm PST Traditional and unique; each kimono has different pattern that illustrates seasonal nature of Japan, they are hand-made art pieces in fine silk, only they are now wearable with daily outfit. About the Brand Based in Takayama, Japan, sustainable brand and online shop Kimono & Co. was founded in 2019. With a mission to provide another option for an ethical way of dressing, they recreate a new interpretation of the most beautiful and sustainable fabric, the traditional Japanese Kimono. Selecting high quality vintage kimonos, local seamstresses carefully alter and rework them to be worn as robe or jacket over everyday wardrobe. The brand ships internationally directly from Japan. Visit and follow Kimono & Co. at : Online shop : https://kimonoand.co Instagram : @kimonoandco Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kimonoandco Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.