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What is a hand-stitched Kendo Bogu?
With a hand-stitched Kendo Bogu, the needle is passed through the Futon to the reverse side, and then inserted back through to the surface after a small interval, all done by hand. Then it is passed a
Can you repair my Kendo Bogu?
We offer a Kendo Bogu repair service. Tozando's Bogu craftsman are happy to receive items for repair. This includes Bogu bought from other suppliers. The repair fee varies depending on the nature and
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
Do you have a warranty or guarantee for your Kendo Bogu?
We pride ourselves on our craftsmanship and the quality of our equipment. To ensure your peace of mind, all of our bogu come with a 3 year guarantee as standard. This means that you can get defective
Is there any iaito appropriate for kendo kata?
We do not have any Iaito available directly online that are suitable for the Kendo Kata, however we do sell mogito which are imitation swords that are a lot more robust and suitable for Kendo Kata.
Which kendo gi is best for my beginner training?
Chemical fiber kendo gi are much harder to wrinkle than cotton, making maintenance easy. Because of this, tetron kendo gi are good choices for beginners.
Which kendo shinai is best for a beginner?
If you are new to kendo, you may want to choose the standard shinai made with keichiku at first before exploring which other types of kendo shinai suit you.
Do You Have A Warranty Or Guarantee For Your Kendo Bogu?
We pride ourselves on our craftsmanship and the quality of our equipment. To ensure your peace of mind, all of our bogu come with a 3 year guarantee as standard. This means that you can get defective
Can You Repair My Kendo Bogu?
We offer a Kendo Bogu repair service. Tozando's Bogu craftsman are happy to receive items for repair. This includes Bogu bought from other suppliers. The repair fee varies depending on the nature and
What is the best way to wash the navy Edo Zashi kendo gi?
We always recommend our customers to wash their Gi by hand with cold or room temperature water, as washing in the washing machine causes damage and excessive shrinkage to the fabric. After washing
What is Fit-Stitch Kendo Bogu?
Fit-Stitch is a machine-stitched Bogu which uses a special stitching method called “fit-stitch” or also commonly called “Nagazashi” in Japanese, that allows the Futon of the Bogu to become more soft a
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 I need a license to import Iaito sword to my country?
Because the Iaito sword is declared as an imitation sword, no license is needed in most countries. However, UK customers need to obtain a certificate from the British Kendo Association due to the UK's
How are Yoroi-gata Kote different from normal Kote?
Yoroi-gata Kote feature different kazari ito stiching on the head of the kote. These braids form two lines that go down the length of the grip, not jsut across. This changes the feel of the Kote; rath
About the kendo bogu set, why is the men’s size is only Around-the-chin? What about Around the forehead and height of eyeline?
We only ask for one measurement because this set is made using standard dimension in mind, we found that having only Around--the-chin size suit most people very well. If you are afraid of size mistak
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
What is IBB BioClean?
BioClean is a treatment, which has an outstanding ability to kill bacteria, and eliminate odor – particularly in the areas of the Bogu where perspiration is absorbed the most, particularly the men and
What is an IBB Safety Guard?
IBB Safety Guard is a removable throat protector that follows your every single head movement that will protect your throat from shock to the thyroid cartilage and injury to the carotid artery, when r
Why is the distance between bogu stitching important?
The narrower the space between the stitches, the thinner the core material becomes, and some shock absorption is lost. However, if you increase the stitch intervals, the thickness remains and shock ab
What is the return policy?
Please inform us prior to returning any merchandise for the return authorization. Any used item cannot be returned and/or exchanged. Any customized orders as follows cannot be returned and/or exchange