Light Weight Karategi 9A - Jacket

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Dogi Embroidery Services

Available fonts (style) Kaishotai and Gyoshotai for Japanese, cursive and block for English.
Available colors 20 colors - the most popular for Dogi are black and navy blue.
Free transcriptions Write your name in English and select a "Japanese" font, in which case we will take care of the transcription. Several translations exist for the same name and so we cannot accept claims. (Please use the text field to add a comment if the pronunciation is unusual. If you already have a translation, please attach a picture). We only translate names or words, not translate and expressions, such requests will be ignored and refunded, if not discussed prior to your order. Please also note that initials cannot be translated in Japanese. Consequently, they will always be embroidered in English.
Limitations We embroider in Japanese and English only (no Chinese, Korean, etc.). For any special requests/logo embroidery etc., contact us prior to your order (otherwise, such comments may be ignored).
More information

Embroidery Workshop & Japanese Free Translation (on site), Embroidery Workshop Transcription Usages (Blog) and Japanese Embroidery on Martial Art Equipment (YouTube)

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Jacket Embroidery - Left Sleeve

  • Letter size: ~2.5 cm (max. 5 words) or 4~5 cm (max. 2 words)
  • Max. embroidery length: 13 cm (depending on the length of the content, font size will be adapted and/or split into two lines. Feel free to the comment field for further instructions.)
  • Common content: name and/or Dojo name
  • Only horizontal
  • The most classic option for a jacket embroidery.
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Jacket Embroidery - Right Sleeve

  • Letter size: ~2.5 cm (max. 5 words) or 4~5 cm (max. 2 words)
  • Max. embroidery length: 13 cm (depending on the length of the content, font size will be adapted and/or split into two lines. Feel free to the comment field for further instructions.)
  • Common content: name and/or Dojo name
  • Only horizontal
  • The most classic option for a jacket embroidery.
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Jacket Embroidery - Border Tail

  • Letter size: ~2.5 ~ 3 cm
  • Max. embroidery length: 20 cm (depending on the length of the content, font size will be adapted)
  • Japanese fonts and English block vertical only.
  • English cursive horizontal only. Position: next to the border tail, on the jacket itself.
  • Common content: name
  • A very common position for embroideries, but note that border tail embroideries are not visible when wearing a Hakama.
¥1,500 ~ ¥3,000
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Jacket Embroidery - Left Chest

  • Letter size: ~3 cm (max. 3 words) or ~5 cm (max. 2 words) or ~7 cm (max 1 word)
  • Max. embroidery length: 20 cm (depending on the length of the content, font size will be adapted).
  • Common content: Dojo name, martial art name
  • Except for English cursive, embroideries on chest are only vertical

Dogi Customization Services

Before opting for customization, we recommend you to read our "Dogi Comparative blog article" and information provided in the section "How to choose your Dogi". All customization are made on site within ~3 days.
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Jacket Option - Magic Tape

  • A set of Velcro tape to secure the jacket during practice, at the level of the chest and/or hips.
  • This option was often requested by customers and is a modern take on of the classic chest cord.
  • We still recommend the classic cord option, because it is more adaptable it keeps the jacket better in place.
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Jacket Alteration - Sleeves Cut

  • Adjust the fit by shortening the sleeves of your jacket.
  • The length that is chosen in the selector is the length you want to shorten (cut off) on each sleeve. On average, customers demand a shortening of 6 to 12 cm. Refer to the size chart of each Dogi to know the precise length of the sleeves, but do not forget to take shrinkage into account (about 2 cm).
  • This is a good option, if you like a larger cut (or an overall larger size) but still prefer shorter sleeves.

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Seido Tenugui
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Seido Tenugui - Seishin Itto Nanigoto ka Narazaran

Made in Japan

This traditional Tenugui (Japanese hand towel) can be used as such in Kendo, Nippon Kempo or Jukendo but also as small towel to wipe off sweat during practice.
In the center is the logo of the Seido brand, the Kanji "Do" or "Michi", found in Aikido, Judo, Karatedo etc. which means "way".
Roughly translated as "where there is a will, there is a way", this well known proverb "Seishin Itto Nanigoto Ka Narazaran" means more precisely "when the mind is concentrated, nothing is impossible".

Please hand-wash in cold water before first use.

External resource: the origin of the tenugui (off site).

  • 100% Cotton
  • Traditional size : 98 x 34 cm
  • Traditional "Honzome" dye, meaning a dye that deeply penetrates the fiber.
¥4,000 ~ ¥6,800
¥4,000

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Dogi & Hakama Sashiko Bag

Made in Japan

Material: 100% Unbleached Sashiko Cotton

Dimensions: 43 cm x 55 cm (rope length is about 195 cm in total).

Embroidery color: 18 colors to chose from (the same color applies for both the kanji main design and the name option).

Name option: Name embroidery at the bottom of the bag (see product pictures)

This cotton bag can fit a dogi, hakama, belt and towel. The ropes and port on the back are thick and comfortable. For optimal quality, Seido logo, Aikido calligraphy, "Ki" calligraphy and all other designs are not printed but embroidered. Made 100% from japanese made unbleached sashiko cotton, this product is eco friendly.

Here are all the designs we offer and their meaning: 

  • The Seido embroidery is based on the Seido label attached to all Seido equipments.
  • The Aikido embroidery is based on a calligraphy found in the main dojo of Aikikai Hombu Dojo. It was created by Morihei Ueshiba O-Sensei when he was 80 years old, a period in his life when his calligraphy reached its peak. Note that the depth and extension of ideograms are a sign of an open mind.
  • The "Ki' embroidery is based on the same calligraphy as the "Aikido embroidery" but only contains the second kanji "Ki".
  • Judo - Gyoshotai (cursive font)
  • Karatedo - Gyoshotai (cursive font)
  • Kendo - Gyoshotai (cursive font)
  • Iaido - Gyoshotai (cursive font)
  • Zanshin - Gyoshotai (cursive font) : Remaining mind, or lingering mind. 
  • Mushin - Gyoshotai (cursive font) : No mind (mental state), or mind without mind.
  • Heijoshin - Gyoshotai (cursive font) : Calm, imperturbable, relaxed heart/mind
  • Shingitai - Gyoshotai (cursive font) : The unification of mind, skills and body.
  • Takemusu Aiki - Gyoshotai (cursive font) : Aikido concept, the unity of martial techniques through the concept of Aiki.

Option "Name Embroidery":

Optionally, you can add your name as embroidery. It will be embroidered on the left of the bottom part (same high as the Seido label), with a font size of 2 cm by 2 cm.
Please note that due to our technical settings and to improve the overall balance, it is only possible to embroider either a first name, a last name or a word (1 word).
For more information about Japanese embroidery, please consult the page "How to Choose your Japanese Embroidery".

Product Information & Size Chart

  • Light Weight Karategi - Jacket Only

    Made in Japan | Light Fabric (cotton 9A) | Bleached

    Material: Cotton 100% - Shrinkage: ~2%

    Weight (size 4 Jacket): 0.7 kg

    Shape: "Traditional cut"

    Lightweight single ply Karate Dogi, 100% high quality cotton. Fully made ​​in Japan with reinforced seams. Unlike low end karategi, this classic model is cut in 3 dimensions for a perfect fit! Due to its low price, we usually recommend this model mainly to beginners, but also to all practitioners looking for an ultra lightweight gear (this jacket is lighter than any other product in our catalogue).

    Like with all Karate jacket, this model has a double string at the hips.

    Fully made in Japan (cotton, garment, cutting and sewing).

    Optionally, it is possible to add strings on the upper part of the jacket to ensure a good hold at the chest, which is especially recommended for women.

    This product consists of a jacket only. Pants is sold separately.

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Product & Services

Light Weight Karategi 9A - Jacket: ¥6,000
Jacket Embroidery - Left Sleeve: ¥1,000
Jacket Embroidery - Right Sleeve: ¥1,000
Jacket Embroidery - Border Tail: ¥1,000
Jacket Embroidery - Left Chest: ¥1,500
Pants Embroidery - Left Side: ¥1,000
Pants Embroidery - Right Side: ¥1,000
Jacket Option - Chest & Hips Cord: ¥500
Jacket Option - Magic Tape: ¥500
Jacket Alteration - Sleeves Cut: ¥2,000
Pants Option - Elastic Waistband: ¥500
Pants Alteration - Length Cut: ¥1,500

Accessories

1 x Seido Tenugui: ¥1,000
1 x Sashiko Bag for Dogi & Hakama: ¥4,000
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