How to sew the long Kyoto kimono robe – Sewing up the sides

Kyoto Kimono Sewing Pattern

How to sew the long Kyoto kimono Sewing up the Side Seams Continuing with the Kyoto Kimono posts, today’s post is about sewing the kimono front and back together. Because of the obvious underarm curves, a French seam is not ideal as a seam finish. However, it’s still a great option to use when sewing […]

How to Sew the Long Kyoto kimono | Sleeves and Neckline

Kyoto Kimono Sewing Pattern

How to sew the long Kyoto kimono Before we put the kimono together, we have to stitch the sleeves together and prepare the neckline. 1. Stay-stitch your neckline and collar What is stay-stitching? Very simply, it’s a line of stitching that is sewn within the seam allowance to prevent the edge of your fabric distorting […]

Sewing the Kyoto kimono jacket and robe – Tutorials

Kyoto Kimono Sewing Pattern

Sewing the Kyoto Kimono Starting from next week, I’ll be posting a few tutorials on sewing the kyoto kimono. So, if you haven’t grabbed the pattern, here’s your chance now! I’ve also uploaded a new version of the pattern that you can get printed at the printer’s if you’d prefer to do that instead of […]