How To Wear a Yukata
--->---> 1. Learning the names of the Yukata 2. When you wear a Yukata, long 3. Flip the both sides of Sode to the parts (is nice!). Sode will always be on your way. back.
--->--->4. Bring up both sides of Tomoeri 5. While holding the Tomoeri in the 6. Hold both sides of Tomoeri and
to the center. the front, fix the Senui to the Pull up the bottom of the Yukata.
center. (Up to the ankle)
7. Pull the Uwamae to the front and 8. Open up the Uwamae and bring 9. Bring the Uwamae on top of
decide the length. Your ankles the Shitamae to the front. Shitamae's the Shitamae and cover it up.
should be covered. Tsumasaki should be about 4" Uwamae's Tsumasaki should
above the ground. be about 2" above the ground.
--->---> 10. Tie the Koshi-Himo around the 11. Find the Miyatsuguchi (side 12. Fix the shape and make a pretty
waist. Make sure to tie tight. pockets) and put both hands Ohashori.
Tack in the Koshi-Himo ends. there to pull th extra fabric to
the front. (Over the Koshi-Himo)
--->---> 13. Make a fist size space in 14. Tie the Koshi-Himo right below 15. If you are slim build, there might
between back of your neck and the bust. Every time you tie be extra fabric on the side. Pull
the Emon. Depending on your Koshi-Himo, make sure to tack it the back fabric to the front and
body type, the Senui below the in. If you don't, a tail will show cover it up with the front fabric.
Ohashori may not be in the under the Ohashori or the Obi as (This will make a clean look
center. Do not worry about this. you see on the picture. from the side)
Make sure the top half of
Senui is in the center.
****** DEKIAGARI ! FINISHED!! ******
Yes! You are now wearing a Yukata. If you can do this, all you have to do is to tie your Obi on top of the Ohashori. After this, you are ready to go out !!!!!