Outer Robe (Uchikake) with Phoenixes and Paulownia | Japan | Meiji period (1868–1912) | The Met
Japanese bridal wear most often combined the auspicious patterns of turtles and cranes with pine trees, plum blossoms, and bamboo. This wedding uchikake, however, features a phoenix, the most common pattern for Chinese bridal ensembles
Japanese Kimono Art
Kimono as Art: The Landscapes of Itchiku Kubota features forty oversized kimonos created by Master Kubota. Visit www.kimonoexhibit.com for kimono art exhibit information.
Japanese traditional silk kimono, 1920's. Japanese Woman Vintage and Antique Kimono Catalogue. The Japonic Online Kimono, Japanese Fine Art and Antiques Store
Japanese traditional vintage and antique kimonos. Traditional Japanese silk antique kimono, 1920's.
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Nancy has been thinking about her international friends lately and now she has this wonderful traditional kimono made from fabrics imported from Japan to share with you. The main part of this kimono is made from soft cotton fabric imported from Japan to get the great look of the Japanese kimono. The kimono is a lovely blue with rolling waves and flower blossoms in blue, red, pink, and green floating across the design. The front and hemline are trimmed with a matching pink cotton fabric band…