This vintage softcover book is a fairly extensive reference guide to dressing in many different kinds of traditional kimono for various ages and genders. Within the book there are a variety of traditional looks explored with step by step details photos.
There is a focus on more formal attire with an extensive section dedicated to dressing in and wearing furisode. Aside from the formal furisode a variety of more common everyday kimono looks are demonstrated. This book also includes a section for dressing children, which is not a common topic to find in many dressing books. There is information about care, folding, and storage of kimono as well. This book is ideal for beginning to advanced kimono wearers.
- Book Condition: B+ without any major stains, tears, or loose pages.
- Page: 234
- Language: Japanese, with ample step by step photos
- Published & Written By: Shufunotomo Co. LTD.
- Copyright: 1980
- Book Printed: In Japan