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How to fold a hakama

Hold the pleats with the left hand and flip the hakama over.

Folding a hakama can be a bit of a challenge the first time you do it. But with little help from these step by step instructions and video demonstration, you’ll be folding your hakama in like a samurai.

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Ironing Your Hakama

Iron a hakama

Although ironing is great for restoring the pleats in hakamas, it’s not without its drawbacks. Ironing crushes the fabric. Using too high a temperature can cause the hakama to become shiny or worse, burn or melt the fabric. Circular or

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