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What kind of gi does Happy Kimonos (HKI) use??

Happy Kimonos International (HKI) kimonos are manufactured for HKI for the sole purpose of dying. All our kimonos (gis) are high quality and constructed with Jiu Jitsu in mind. The features of our Gis are as follows: • Solid 100% … Continue reading

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Live and Let Dye

Traditional Tie Dyeing The earliest surviving examples of pre-Columbian tie-dye can be found in Peru and date from 500-800 A.D.  Their designs incorporate bright colors including red, yellow, blue, and green into small circle and line patterns. Shibori (絞り染め Shiborizome), … Continue reading

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What are people saying about Happy Kimonos Custom Tie Dye Gis?

Occasionally, Happy Kimonos will post excerpts and links to blogs, forums and emails related to martial arts and our tie dye gis. With the re-introduction of tie dye fashion into mainstream martial arts we have found that opinions vary greatly … Continue reading

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HappyKimonos tie dye gi worn by Matt Thornton in Black Belt Magazine

We are very excited here at HappyKimonos. We’ve been running strong for almost 3 years now and we appreciate all of our sponsored competitors and loyal customers who have helped us provide a rather unique service into the mainstream of … Continue reading

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