BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.5914@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20190521T000000Z DTEND:20190521T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Some might see a tear or stain on a beautiful kimono and think the garment can never be restored to its former glory. But Japan's kimono restoration artisans aim to do just that. These master craftsmen can make small holes seem to disappear as though they never existed\, and completel y transform discolored garments. High-end apparel makers around the world have taken note\, and are now applying these techniques to conserving West ern fashions like suits and gowns. At this talk\,&nbsp\;<strong>Koshiro Ta tematsu</strong>&nbsp\;of kimono restoration service Chojiya unravels some of the mysteries behind these fascinating mending techniques\, and reveal s how they're being used in the fashion world today.&nbsp\;\n<em>Followed by a reception.</em>&nbsp\;\n<strong>Tickets:</strong>&nbsp\;$15/$12\, mem bers\, seniors &amp\; students&nbsp\;\n\n<a href="https://www.japansociety .org/event/invisible-mending-the-magic-of-kimono-restoration">https://www. japansociety.org/event/invisible-mending-the-magic-of-kimono-restoration</ a> SUMMARY:Invisible Mending: The Magic of Kimono Restoration URL:/en/events/2019/05/21/invisible-mending-the-magic-of-kimono-restoration / END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR