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How do I wash Gi and Hakama ?
Hand-washing and drying in the shade is strongly recommended. If you would like to machine-wash the Gi and Hakama, please make sure to choose the gentlest cycle and use a neutral detergent. Please be
Do you have a size chart for hakama?
Every single Hakama product page has a "Sizing" tab next to the product description, please click on this to see information about our Hakama sizes in more detail.
Do you provide custom embroidery on hakama order?
Yes, custom embroidery is available upon request. Please submit us your artwork in PDF, JPG, PNG or outlined AI format though our contact page .
How do I wash Gi and Hakama ?
Hand-washing and drying in the shade is strongly recommended. If you would like to machine-wash the Gi and Hakama, please make sure to choose the gentlest cycle and use a neutral detergent. Please be
How should I wash my dyed hakama?
We always recommend our customers to wash their hakama by hand, as washing in the washing machine causes damage and excessive shrinkage to the fabric. The proper hand-washing technique for Hakama woul
Kyudo, Kendo and Aikido Hakama
Regarding the difference of Kyudo, Kendo and Aikido Hakama, firstly, the Kyudo Hakama are different depending if the wearer is a male of female. The Obi/Himo for female Kyudo Hakama is almost doubl
What is the proper way to remove excess dye from my hakama?
For removing the excess dye from your Hakama,there are many supposed methods, some say that you should use Salt or Vinegar, or even both. However, please note that these are only urban legends, and ho
For a woman with long legs and a slim waist, will getting a longer hakama also increase waist size?
Waist sizes do get slightly bigger with longer hakama, but the differences are minimal.
Can you tell me the weight of your hakama and bakusho obi?
The weight of the Hakama is approximately between 700g to 800g depending on the model and material. The Bakusho obi is about 420g.
How is a wide cut measured for a hakama custom set? Will it be too big?
The wide cut isn't directly related to the width of the hakama when you lay them flat on the ground as it is mainly tied to the waist size given as well as the height. If you are worried about the wid
Is it possible to buy a Hakama and pick it up in the store in Kyoto ?
We do offer in-store pick up as an option, so if you are interested in our range of Hakama then it is perfectly possible for you to place an order online then retrieve your goods from any of our shops
I am interested in placing an order for a basic iaido uniform, however, my waist size is 117cm. Will I need a custom hakama?
Our standard hakama sizes go up to a 95cm waist unfortunately so to make sure you get hakama that fit comfortably and are easy to move in you will need to order a custom pair.
I'm lost in the hakama ordering process, what should I do?
1) Decide the kind of hakama you're looking. for what specific martial art? what kind of training? what sort of climate? what are height, waist and gender. For exemple, for this hakama you can fin
I'm not sure of what Hakama to choose for Aikido what do you recommend?
For hot training sessions we would recommend these synthetic Bioclean Hakama(can be used in winter too) They use natural anti-bacterial fibres to help keep them clean, dry quickly and also feature al
What is the benefit of a cotton hakama over a tetron fiber one?
When it comes to machine washing frequently due to intense or increased practice, cotton-made kendo hakama tend to fade and shrink, but the luxury of the fabric makes it ideal for special events such
I am looking for hakama whose bottom hem have the same length front and back.
We provide tailoring option for many of items. You can simply leave order comments of how you like to adjust. One of our sales representative will get back to you to discuss this further and if any ad
Do you provide custom embroidery on Aikido hakama?
Yes, custom embroidery is available upon request.
Does the 'Standard Tetron Kyudo Hakama for Men's Umanori Style' come with stitching on the inner-pleats?
It does not, but it can be added at an additional fee.
I need to purchase a hakama, but I'm afraid regular size hakama won't fit my heavy-set frame.
We offer Tozando Tailor-Made hakama that should be suitable for larger sized practicioners.