This vintage royal blue and black women's yukata features yellow and blue roses. Yukata are considered an informal kind of Japanese kimono which are commonly worn with a hanhaba obi. YUkata are considered one of the easier kinds of kimono to wear, and self-dressing is fairly straightforward. This kimono is made of cotton.
- Yukata Condition: B, this yukata suffers from a few flaws in the form of some faint discolorations and a few weak seams.
- Wrist To Wrist: 51 in - 129.54 cm
- Back Width: 24 in - 60.96 cm
- Length (Tall): 60 in - 152.4 cm
Contrary to popular belief, a kimono is not held on the body by the obi. Kimono need accessories such as koshihimo to be worn in a traditional manner. If you are buying your first ever kimono, be certain to grab at least 2 koshihimo with your purchase. Another popular accessory is an obi-ita.
Blue & BlackYukata
Kimono require a variety of additional parts to wear in a traditional manner that observes Japanese customs. This list is a minimum baseline for what accessories we recommend you own for wearing your yukata. Without critical accessories such as koshihimo a kimono will not have a flattering or graceful look when worn. Because yukata are informal attire for when the weather is hot, they do not require as many parts to wear.
- Recommended additional parts: 2 Koshihimo, 1 obi-ita, 1 hanhaba obi
Direct cooperation with other small businesses located in Japan ensures that we are able to source and acquire the finest of authentic kimono. Each and every single yukata we import is individually inspected and checked to ensure authenticity and quality. In addition to yukata, we also offer a selection of kitsuke dressing accessories. Of the many different kinds of Japanese kimono that exist, yukata are regarded as some of the most fun and it is socially acceptable to enjoy more flash designs and colors with them. Because yukata are worn during hot weather in Japan, yukata will always be made from comfortable lightweight cotton which is often also machine washable.