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Old 09-02-2010, 03:33 PM   #6
Tijmen Ramakers
Location: The Netherlands
Join Date: Apr 2002
Posts: 9
Re: Hakama: Tozando or Iwata brand?

Ashley Carter wrote: View Post
I have heard several people say that recently purchased hakama's from Iwata aren't stiched as nice as their older ones. It is a shame if that is the case.
FWIW, My first Iwata is from Dec 2005. That was my first hakama and turned out to have bought a size too small, so early 2007 I got the Tozando, and the second Iwata probably in 2008. Nowadays, I mostly use that second Iwata for aikido, unless it's hanging out to dry after washing (or waiting for restitching ), then I use the Tozando. I also still use the first Iwata, but for Iaido.

Last edited by Tijmen Ramakers : 09-02-2010 at 03:40 PM.
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