Wedding Kimono experience and professional photography service in Kyoto

  
古都の花嫁
Nene Kimono

Schedule

Schedule

Application

Apply online

Please complete online application form and send it to us.

 For information on vacancies and other inquiries, please complete vacancy and other inquiries.
*Inquiries also accepted by email at mail@kotohana.jp.
 
 

Reservation deposit 

In order to keep your reservation, we require a reservation deposit of 50% of the total amount.
 
 Please complete the payment within 5 days of your application.
  *A Paypal invoice will be sent to you by email.
  *Your reservation will not be completed until your reservation deposit has been payed. 

 

Reservation completed

After confirming your reservation deposit payment, we will send more details (scheduling, final payment, etc.) by email.
 
  *Cancellation Policy:
      ・2 weeks 〜 4 days before your scheduled photo shoot: 50% of total
          ・3 days before 〜 day of photo shoot: 100% of total
 

 Please let us know the following information within 2 weeks of the photo shoot.
  1.Shoe size and height information for both partners.
    2.3 Kimonos which you would like to try on from our Kimono page.

 
 

Photo shoot

3.5〜4 hours

9:45   Meet up at  Kyoto City bus #208 'Sennyuji Michi' bus stop.
   An English seaking member will greet you at the Kyoto cigy "Sennyuji michi" bus stop. After that is a short walk to the Kaikoji temple. 
 
9:00  Hairstyling and Kimono consultation
   ・Hairstyling, Makeup, and Kimono consultation.
     ・Please choose 1 from 3 styles of Kimono which you have chosen beforehand.
      ・We will provide full-face makeup. Please arrive without any make up on.
   

9:20  Hairstyling / Makeup / Kimono Dress 
  Our professional staff will provide hairstyling and makeup and dress you in the Kimono.
 
11:00 Photo shoot in a guest hall Japanese private garden 
  Ha ve pictures taken in a gorgeous hall, and Japanese tea ceremony room.
 
11:30 Photo shoot at a temple and shrine precinct.
  Have pictures taken at a temple and shrine precinct.
   
 
 
 
12:00  Change clothes, Final payment. 
Change out of Kimono.
The remaining balance can be paid in cash or with Paypal.
*Please let us know in advance if you would like to pay with Paypal.
 
 

9:45   Meet up at Yasaka shrine in Gion   

An English speaking staff will greet you at the Yasaka shrine main gate on Shijo dori street.
After that is a short walk to the Momijian teahouse studio.

 
 
10:00  Hairstyling and Kimono consultation
   ・Hairstyling, Makeup, and Kimono consultation.
     ・Please choose 1 from 3 styles of Kimono which you have chosen beforehand.
      ・We will provide full-face makeup. Please arrive without any make up on.
 
10:20 Hairstyling / Makeup / Kimono Dress 
Our professional staff will provide hairstyling and makeup and dress you in the Kimono.
 
12:00  Photo shoot in Momijian teahouse

Have pictures taken in a traditional teahouse and garden.

 
12:30 Photo shoot around Momijian teahouse

Have pictures taken around the Momijian teahouse, at a beautiful pathway to the temple, and at the entrance of Maruyama park.

 

 
13:00  Change clothes, Final payment. 
Return to Momijian and change out of Kimono.
The remaining balance can be paid in cash or with Paypal.
*Please let us know in advance if you would like to pay with Paypal.
 

 

 
 

Delivery of photos (10days - 2 weeks)

The photographer will check all pictures.
A picture DVD (approximately 100 photos) will be delivered to your home by EMS (express mail service) within 2 weeks of your photo shoot.
We will inform you by email once we ship your DVD and give you a tracking number.
 
Picture deta download service
A download service is included where couples can access all photos anytime from a smart phone or tablet.  
*Included in all plans free of charge. 

 
 

Wedding Kimono Experience for foreign visitors in Kyoto

古都の花嫁
 Nene Kimono