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Neko Cute Cat Tabi

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Neko Pink Tabi

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Nishijin Zori & Handbag

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Origami Crane Tabi

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Otafuku & Hyottoko Tabi

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Parasol Design Geta

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Patterned Stretch Tabi 23.5-25cm

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Paulownia Wood Geta

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Pearl Green New Zori

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Pearly Pink Zori 23.5cm

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Peonies Embroidered Pink Zori

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Pink Floral Short Tabi

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Pink Strap Geta

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Pink Stretch Tabi 22 - 24.5cm

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Pink Tabi

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Plum Strap Geta

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Polka Dot Tabi

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Pop Socks for Tabi

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Pretty Strap Geta

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Purple Embroidery Zori

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Purple Morning Glory Tabi

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Purple Strap Geta

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Purple-Black Non-Stretch Tabi 25cm

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Quality Non-Stretch Tabi 25.5cm

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Red & Sage Green Wood Geta

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Red Cover Ama Geta

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Red Hanoa Geta

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Red Strap Zori 23.5cm

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Reebok Limited Edition Koinobori Boots - Rare

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Roses Black Zori

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Russet Strap Wood Geta 24.5cm

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Sakura & Yabane Tabi 22-25cm

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Seigaiha Pink Tabi

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Sheer Kyahan Pop Socks

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Shibori Strap Geta

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Silver Zori 23.5cm

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Sleepy Cat Beige Tabi

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Sleepy Cat Blue Tabi

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Sleepy Cat Grey Tabi

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Snakeskin Print Men's Setta

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Japanese Haori Kimono Jackets - The Stylish, Japanese, Easy-Wear Option

Japan's Secret Treasure

A haori kimono jacket is an exquisite, easy to wear, traditional Japanese jacket that looks wonderful worn either casually with jeans or dressed up with evening wear. It's a long Japanese jacket, with deep, kimono style, swinging sleeves; always in lovely fabrics, often with lavish designs on the back. Men's haori have the sleeves attached most of the way down the body, like their kimonos do, and tend to be plainer on the outside than women's ones but men's often have exquisite designs on the lining. Haori kimono jackets, unlike kimonos, do not need a sash or obi; they are either worn open or loosely fastened at centre front with a himo tie but, although the Japanese don't wear them with a sash, they also look fabulous cinched in at the waist with a belt. Haori kimono jackets mix perfectly with western world style clothing, so are a great way of adding that touch of Japan to your wardrobe.

Haoris seem to be a well kept Japanese secret. We, over here in the West, all know about their lovely kimonos but few have ever even heard of haoris and it was long after I started my kimono collecting that I discovered these jackets that the Japanese sometimes wear on top of their kimonos.

I was focused only on kimonos, but eventually I bought a haori, just to see what it was like. From then on I was hooked. I love that I can now publicly wear something so clearly Japanese, very striking and so different from what I see other people wearing. I think of them as one of Japan's secret treasures.

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