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MEN'S KIMONO NEEDS
~ What do I need to wear a kimono? ~

ITEMS YOU NEED
KIMONO


Whatever Kimono you like. If you are wearing a Kimono to a very formal event, make sure to have "Mon"s (Crests) on your Kimono.
NAGAJUBAN

It is a long undergarment for Kimono. It is worn over the "Hadajuban" and underneath the "Kimono". The Purpose of wearing Nagajuban is to avoid the Kimono getting dirty and stained from the swet etc... Instead of Nagajuban , Hanjuban + Susoyoke can be worn also.
KOSHIHIMO

Koshi = waist. Himo=rope. Koshihimo is a long thin cloth tied around the waist to hold "Juban" and "Kimono". If you wear a Nagajuban, you will need 2 Koshihimos. If you wear Hanjuban, you will need 1 koshihimo.
OBI

Kaku Obi or Heko Obi. There is a easy wearing Pre-tied Kaku Obi also.
TABI

Tabi is a sock for Kimono. Tabi separates the thumb and other toes.
Black and navy are the most common color for men.
HAKIMONO
(SHOES)

Geta or Setta is worn with a Kimono style.

ITEMS RECOMMENDED
HADAJUBAN

It is a underwear for Kimono. This is the first thing to put when you wear a Kimono.
"Hadajuban" ---> "Nagajuban" ---> "Kimono"
HAORI

Haori is a jacket for Kimono. There are short length Haori and Long length Haori.
HAKAMA

Hakama is a skirt like bottom that you wear over the Kimono. Mostly people wear Hakama for formal events.