TOKYO KIMONO SHOES: Beautiful kimonos given new life!

A project in Tokyo, Japan by TOKYO KIMONO SHOES

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Using special vegan leather and traditional reclaimed kimono fabric, these shoes are made to bring new function to unused kimono fabric
Backers: 34
Average Pledge Per Backer: ¥47694

Funded: ¥1,621,609 of ¥300,000
Dates: Apr 15th -> May 29th (45 days)
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Latest News

Just under a week to go!

May 23rd - via:
Dear all!  Thank you so much for your backing throughout the whole of the campaign! We were taken unexpectedly by how many people have taken an interest in our shoes! Thank you from the bottom of our heart!  We also wanted to bring to your... (Read More)

Add-Ons Now Available in a Limited Number!

May 17th - via:
Dear backers,  Thank you for your support. With 12 days left of the project, we're currently 315% funded and wanted to thank everyone again for backing our project. Recently we've received a few requests to offer our TOKYO KIMONO SHOES as an add-on... (Read More)

Nearly 1 million Yen Raised!!

May 14th - via:
Hi Everyone!  Thank you so much for your amazing support! With your help, we have raised just over 946,600 yen! Thank you for your continued support since we launched!! We hope that through our shoes, we can show off the amazing parts of Japanese... (Read More)

We’ll Be Away for Japan’s Golden Week Holiday

May 1st - via:
Dear backers, As always we'd like to thank you for your support! From tomorrow, May 3rd, Japan will be on holiday. We’ll be back on Monday, May 8th so until then we won't be able to reply to your comments and messages for the duration. If you do... (Read More)

Thank You for Helping Our Project Come Alive!

April 16th - via:
Dear all,  A sincere thank you from all of us at TOKYO KIMONO SHOES for backing our project! Thanks to you all we reached our goal on our first day of launching, and are currently 120% funded!! We are all about combining beautiful Japanese kimono... (Read More)

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