Sendai, Japan

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Sendai Shops

Businesses Downtown

Ichibanco and Aobadori Avenue
Mihara-dou Eye Glass Shop
Tsuishu Lacquer Ware
Fish Market
Futaba Pharmacy
Dog on Bag of Rice
Ivory Box
Cloth for Kimono
Nursing Baby - Selling Flowers
Sato Denki
Girls Selling Cakes
Selling Cloth
Selling Fruit
Sendai Shops
Shopping for Sales
Shops in Sendai
Fujisaki Silverware Set
Fujisaki Silverware
Strolling Shoppers
Uncluttered View of Sendai
Nicky the Tailor
Women Purchased Cloth for Kimonos

Shopping for cloth for kimonos

When I was there, most women bought cloth and made their clothes by hand. About one in four ladies wore a traditional kimono and the obi was important, so the cloth for those was popular. 

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