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How to tie a hakama for Kendo

Bring that himo down and wrap the other himo around it to tie a knot.

Although there’s no “official standard” for tying a hakama, many Kendo clubs use methods similar to this one.

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How to put on and tie a hakama

Slip one himo up and underneath the layers of front-himo.

Just as with folding the hakama, there’s really no “official” way to tie a hakama. For example, in Aikido (at least where I practice) the standard method is to tie the front of the hakama first, then the back. However,

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