Candy5, amezaiku, MIKI HOUSE, Bloomingdale's, children's clothing, NYC, Japan, traditional Japanese candy art, candy, The New York Times Travel Show

Performance of Amezaiku,Traditional Japanese Candy Art, at MIKI HOUSE 🗓 🗺

Performance of Amezaiku, Traditional Japanese Candy Art Saturday, September 14 from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. MIKI HOUSE at Bloomingdale’s 59th Street bKids – 1000 Third Avenue, 5th Floor Admission: Free MIKI HOUSE is inviting families with babies and young children to a performance of amezaiku, traditional Japanese candy art. Amezaiku has a history that spans more than one thousand years. Artists shape miniature sculptures by … Continue reading Performance of Amezaiku,Traditional Japanese Candy Art, at MIKI HOUSE 🗓 🗺
Japanese nail art, Japanese manicure, manicures, Studio L, Erina Yoshida, salon, NYC, Japan, Calgel

The Beauty of Japanese Nail Art

For a recording of a recent episode of The Big Root, a podcast I co-host and co-produce with Toshiki Nakashige, I had the pleasure of interviewing Erina Yoshida of Beauty by Sunrise. Our chosen Japanese-related activity—something Toshiki and I do with each episode—was to chat with Erina while she was getting a Japanese manicure. We went to Studio L, a Japanese nail salon in the … Continue reading The Beauty of Japanese Nail Art
Tomomi Tada, Satsuma Biwa, Kaede Kimonos, Mar Creation, NYC, Japan, kimono, biwa, music, concert, yukata

An Evening with Tomomi Tada—Sound of Satsuma Biwa 🗓 🗺

An Evening with Tomomi Tada—Sound of Satsuma Biwa Friday, August 9 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Kaede Kimonos – 246 W. 38th Street, #1102 (between 7th and 8th Avenues) Admission: Free. Suggested Donation: $10 (Payable at the door) Start your weekend with the sound of the Satsuma Biwa in this concert presented by Mar Creation and Kaede Kimonos. Tomomi Tada is a voice actress … Continue reading An Evening with Tomomi Tada—Sound of Satsuma Biwa 🗓 🗺
kimono, vintage kimono, Kaede, Kaede Kimonos, NYC, Japan, anime, streaming, Garment District

Anime Saturday & Ichi Vintage Sale – Episode 2 at Kaede Kimonos 🗓 🗺

Anime Saturday & Ichi Vintage Sale – Episode 2 Saturday, July 27 from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Kaede Kimonos – 246 W. 38th Street, #1102 (between 7th and 8th Avenues) Admission: Free It was so hot last Saturday that Kaede Kimonos has to do it again. Head to the Garment District for a day of anime and vintage kimono, where Kaede Kimonos will stream … Continue reading Anime Saturday & Ichi Vintage Sale – Episode 2 at Kaede Kimonos 🗓 🗺
Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Sakura Matsuri, cherry blossom festival, cherry blossoms, sakura, Japan, NYC, Brooklyn, Japanese traditions

Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s Sakura Matsuri 🗓 🗺

Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s Sakura Matsuri Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28 from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Brooklyn Botanic Garden – 150 Eastern Parkway and 990 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn Admission: $30/$25 Seniors and Students/Free Children 12 and under (with ticketholder) and BBG members New York’s rite of spring and the nation’s largest event in a public garden, BBG’s Sakura Matsuri features performances, demonstrations, and … Continue reading Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s Sakura Matsuri 🗓 🗺