We are Yoko Trading (a/d/b/a YokoDana Kimono), called simply "YokoDana" by our customers and fans; we are a web-based family business offering vintage Japanese kimono fabrics by piece and in volume; Since 1998 offering upcycled vintage kimono Japanese fabric pieces, bulk vintage kimono by-pound as well as some collectible and antique Japanese textiles(tsutsugaki, etc); We offer various types of Japanese fabrics as well as vintage Japanese fabric in lots, yards, bolts/rolls and pieces; Also now selling our own handmade kanzashi (hair stick accessories); in business since 1989; We occasionally sell special kimono by piece, which we explain here.
are proud of the fact that we have been "green" since
the beginning, selling upcycled textiles and giving these wonderful vintage
(used)kimonos and Japanese fabrics a new life; We delight in the many
re-purposed uses (called upcycling
by some) which our customers find for our vintage Japanese kimonos and
We also sell to other small businesses, shops and entrepeneurs around the world who take our bulk kimonos apart and sell them in various modalities as well as to Theatres, Anime and Otaku Cosplay costumers -- and more than we can list here.
Locations: We have an office in Japan as well as our main office in Delaware; we ship from the USA office. Our full story is here.
We are happy to share the special beauty of traditional Japanese kimono and Japanese fabrics and country textiles with people all over the world via this web site. You can start now to browse our site by starting with our thorough site map; or you can also use the links on the right and left columns of this page. Welcome to YokoDana.com, and Enjoy.
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