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2015 Asia Institute: Backstage Tour - "Kimono Experience"
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9/12/2015
When: 9/12/2015
9:30 AM


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“KIMONO EXPERIENCE” (including lunch)

We are proud to announce you to have a wonderful time at draper’s shop in Ginza, Tokyo. Mie Chitani who was born at the traditional 140-year history draper’s shop wants to share the true beauty of Japanese traditional Kimono with you. Though she has a great career as studying abroad and branch manager of Citibank, she considers there is a Japanese culture and history that need to tell through her draper’s shop management. Why don’t we have an experience and learn together about underlying and untold stories of Kimono history, making, materials, and design with watching, touching, wearing, and feeling through five physical senses. Kimono tells us the season, and it is comprehensive of master craftsman.  Moreover, it has some efficacy in anti-aging! More stories to tell so do not miss it!

9:30 a.m. Meet ANA Hotel Lobby
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Lecture from Ms. Chitani and Q&A in English, Kimono-wearing experience
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Back Stage Tour, Souvenir shopping, choose fabric and take measurements for people wish to make Yukata, (light cotton Kimono for summer)
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Lunch and have “Matcha” (Japanese traditional green powdered tea) and “Wagashi” (Japanese confectionery) at “Art for Thought” restaurant next to Ginza Iseyoshi

PRICE: USD $65 (APPROX. 8000 YEN)

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銀座の呉服店での、素敵な時間のご案内です。

140年の歴史を持つ老舗呉服店に生まれた千谷(チタニ)美恵さんは、「日本の本物の着物の素晴らしさ」を皆さんとシェアしたいと願っています。彼女はアメリカ留学、シティバンク銀座支店長のキャリアがありますが、呉服店の経営を通して、今伝えなければならない日本の文化や歴史があると考えています。

見て、触って、着て、五感で楽しみながら、着物の歴史、製作技法、素材、デザインなど、着物の背後にある様々なストーリーや秘話を皆で学びましょう。

着物は、季節を語ります。着物は、名工のワークシェアの結集です。さらに究極のアンチエイジング効果もありま 話題満載。当日をご期待ください。

スケジュール:

(ア)   9:30am                     ANAインターコンチネンタルホテル ロビー集合

()   10:00am-11:30am      銀座いせよしでの千谷さんのレクチャー、質疑応答、着付け体験(英語)

(ウ)  11:30am-12:00pm      店内見学、お土産購入(かわいい小物)、浴衣の仕立希望者の布地選び・採寸

(エ)  12:00pm-1:45pm       隣のアート・レストラン ”Art for Thought”にて、昼食及びお抹茶&和菓子

(オ)  2:00pm                     現地解散

 

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