Entries tagged 'hakama'




  • To obi, or knot to obi
    Men and women have different ways of wrapping and knotting their hakama and obi. For females, the front himo – when brought around back for knotting – are tied and knotted
  • Laundry
    Since last September it’s been a never-ending series of hand-washing and dry-cleaning my hakama – one does not put an expensive piece of black martial arts clothing into p
  • I hope my clothespin fu is strong
    The biggest bitch of wearing hakama, other than getting the tab thing in the back into your obi, is the whole pleat situation. There are seven pleats in hakama (five in th