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The Kimono Company Christmas Gift Guide

Kimono Company Christmas gift guide

Why buy a kimono as a Christmas gift?

• Stylish and original designs for both men and women
• Easy to put on and tie, just like a dressing gown
• Full and mid length
• Choice of beautiful fabrics
• Imported from Japan
• One size: women up to UK 18, men up to 50ins chest

Why buy a Victorian-style nightdress as a Christmas gift?

• Romantic Victorian designs
• Full length and roomy, decorated with pintucks, lace and ribbons
• High quality cotton, machine washable
• Different sleeve lengths
• One size, fits UK 12-16

Why buy from The Kimono Company?

• Prompt delivery, free in the UK
• Beautiful, high quality gifts at competitive prices
• Secure online ordering
• Order up to Sunday 20th December for Christmas delivery
• Guaranteed refund for returns
• Christmas returns accepted up to 15th January
• Excellent customer service

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Tags: Japanese kimono | Victorian nightdress | gift | Christmas

Try a floaty kaftan for summer


Introducing our new collection of full-length drawstring kaftans in a drifty, lightweight cotton. Choose from our range of tropical flower designs for beach and pool cover-ups or simply relaxing at home.

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Prince William wears yukata in Japan

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Mud-dyed silk makes highly prized kimonos

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Coming of Age Day in Japan

Coming of Age Day group

The Coming of Age Day festival in Japan is celebrated on the second Monday in January, and honours young Japanese who reach the age of 20 in the current year (from April to April). Twenty is seen as marking the transition to adulthood, and is also the age at which it becomes legal to drink, smoke and vote in elections.

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Tags: japanese kimonos | furisode | coming of age | festival | tradition | zori

Victorian-style cotton nightdresses

Victorian-style cotton nightdresses

Do you long to sink into the soft embrace of a long Victorian cotton nightie? Our traditional, roomy nightdresses are both feminine and practical: decorated with pintucks, lace and ribbons, they also wash and wear extremely well, and are supremely comfortable. Natural fibres such as cotton are recommended for a good night's sleep.

Romantic Victorian-style nightdresses are a popular and original gift idea, at any time of the year.

Please see below for a brief slideshow video of our beautiful Victorian designs.

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