How to make a kimono

How to make a kimono

by Alison Schipp August 10, 2018

In researching my business, I unearthed this amazing process of makership, that I decided should be celebrated. Here is a short article about how the kimono is made.

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Cotton Kimonos

Cotton Kimonos

by Alison Schipp March 12, 2018

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Family obligations.... finding the fun.

Family obligations.... finding the fun.

by Alison Schipp August 24, 2017

Book Week is an event in the calendar that makes the children squeal with delight!.....and makes most working parents groan with overload..... With a full calendar already, what does a family face when getting organised for a family obligation. And is there any joy in it?

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The week I read The Alchemist, my daughter broke her arm.... is it an omen?

The week I read The Alchemist, my daughter broke her arm.... is it an omen?

by Alison Schipp August 17, 2017

Alison explores, through the difficulty of a child breaking an arm, that the omens in life are not often not what we think.

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Welcome. We're glad you could spend a few minutes...

Welcome. We're glad you could spend a few minutes...

by Alison Schipp August 09, 2017

Are you new to the idea of wearing a Japanese kimono, or are you interested in the concept and beauty of simple, timeless ideas? We're pleased you dropped by!

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