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pamandjapan:

きりたんぽ (Kiritanpo)
Kiritanpo is a dish made of freshly cooked rice that was pounded until it was mashed, then formed into cylinders around skewers, and toasted over an open fire. It can be served with sweet miso or as dumplings in soups. Akita Prefecture, Japan,  is well-known for its great kiritanpo.

pamandjapan:

きりたんぽ (Kiritanpo)

Kiritanpo is a dish made of freshly cooked rice that was pounded until it was mashed, then formed into cylinders around skewers, and toasted over an open fire. It can be served with sweet miso or as dumplings in soups. Akita Prefecture, Japan,  is well-known for its great kiritanpo.

(via thekimonogallery)

thiscrookedcrown:

iamsmokeandmirrors:

Process of Yuzen - The making of a kimono

Now I understand why real kimonos are so expensive.

One of my kimono was made using Yuzen. I have it hanging on a wall because it is a work of art worthy of being adored.

(via arigatougozaimacchiato)