Kimono Styling and Kimono Dressing School

Masae is a Geisha fire performer and an instructor of the art of Kitsuke-Kimono dressing. She received her Okudenkoushi instructor’s license to train Kimono dressers from the renowned international Yamano Kitsuke School. She worked as a Kimono dresser at wedding, several large, traditional Japanese festivals including the Kyotos Aoi festival, and at the Gion festival, kimono demonstration and performance at Philadelphia museum; she created a Modern Yukata (casual Kimono) arrangement. Read more :Masae's bio 

Japanese Beauty Experience with MASAE

MASAE is available for Geisha and Oiran photo shooting for personal projects, commercials and collaborations.


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~Masae's service~

★Kimono dressing demonstrations and lecture of history of Geisha's for museum and schools.

★Kimono dressing techniques ( Basic/ Unique/ cosplay style/ Fusion yukata styling)

★Kimono dressing service for your special day! ( Party, wedding and photo shoot )

★Kimono class for burlesque ( Entertainer)\8194129926_f360930105_n

★Kimono hair arrangement class

★Kimono fantasy photo shooting

★Masae's modern geisha performance





4/12 ~ 6/28

Kimono Dressing School Spring Semester Registration Open


Yamano International Kimono Dressing School
in Japan since 1971

Spring Semester Registration Open 4/12 ~ 7/5

Basic Class Every Thursday 10:00 – 12:00 428 E 10th street, NY, NY 10009 More info: Kimono Course 

Past events

2018 Japanese Beauty Experience Spring Kimono Photo Shooting No12

2017 Japanese Beauty Experience Autumn colloboration with Artist Pinokio Vo11

2011 – 2016 Japanese doll kimono class & photo shooting with MASAE Vo 1 ~10

2016 Performance – Japanese festival at Botanical garden with Akim Funk Buddha

2016 Dedicate a dance to the god of shrine – 松尾大社 and 神泉苑  Kyoto Japan

2015 Kimono demonstration and performance -Philadelphia Museum of Art, program Deco Japan

2015 Welcoming Geisha/host – The JAPAN CUTS

2014 at Japan society NY

2014 Geisha burlesque performance for Muzosa 20's anniversary

2014 神彩 THE COLOR OF SPIRITS (Directed/Starring) Masae's fire dinner show at Kyoto Tokyu Hotel

2013 Dedicate a dance to the god of shrine – 護王神社 Kyoto Japan

2013 Musical "Colors for peace" (Directed/Starring) – Gion Kyoto Japan

2012Article about Masae's kimono work shop and photo shooting in Japanese News Paper from NY.


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