What is Tabi? ~Things you need to prepare before wearing Kimono~


“Tabi” is traditional Japanese socks for Kimono.
Before you put on underwear and the Kimono, you need to wear Tabi first.

What is Tabi?

Here is a procedure how you wear Tabi.

1)Fold half of Tabi in advance.

Things you need to prepare before wearing Kimono, Tabi

2)Slip your toe into Tabi.

Tabi, Japanese traditional socks for Kimono

3)In order not the Tabi to become loose, you pull it and turn it up and lastly hook the clip (Kohaze).

How to wear Tabi, the Japanese socks

 

 

Tabi, Japanese old style socks for Kimono