ONE WORLD in KIMONO
Master designer creates "Israel robe"
The Kimono Project which is creating kimonos for every country and region participating in next year's Tokyo Olympics. Out of around 200 participants, 170 or so kimonos have already been completed. Akira Akiyama was selected to make the kimono for Israel. He is a star designer in the bridal kimono world and is renowned for his lavish designs. He allowed us into his studio for the first time to show us the secret of his creativity.