This elegant modern women's Japanese kimono is covered in an overall checkered pattern made up of purple and mauve colored tiles. The tiled themselves feature sakura flowers. Scattered about the kimono are decorative additions that feature white rabbits posed among botanical elements that include pink flowers. This kimono is most likely made from a higher quality synthetic material that is easy to clean and care for. Juban and nagoya obi are most typically paired with this kind of traditional kimono.

 

  • Japanese Kimono Condition: A, this kimono has no noteworthy flaws that impact wear or presentation.
  • Wrist To Wrist: 52 in - 132.08 cm
  • Back Width: 26 in - 66.04 cm
  • Total Length: 62 in - 157.48 cm
  • Collar: Full
  • Liner: Full

 

There are many kinds of Japanese kimono, and each style has it's own unique set of accessories and social settings in which it is typically worn in.

Purple & Mauve Kimono

$50.00Price
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    Are you new to wearing Japanese kimono and need a quick reference guide on what you should buy? Wearing kimono is considered an artform in Japan, known as kitsuke. Kimono require a few accessories to be worn traditionally. This is a quick basic guide tailored to people new to kitsuke, and wearing kimono. An easy rule with kimono is that the more formal the Japanese kimono is, the more accessories are needed to wear it in a culturally respectful traditional way.

     

    • Kimono Kitsuke Accessory List (feminine):
      • 1 juban (kimono underwear)
      • 2 eri shin (collar stiffeners)
      • 1 obi ita (obi stiffener)
      • 1 obi with its cordinating accessories (hanhaba/nagoya/fukuro/maru).
      • Optional accessories include haori, and hakama.

     

    • Kimono Kitsuke Accessory List (masculine): 
      • 1 Koshihimo
      • 1 Juban
      • 1 Obi
      • Optional accessories include: netsuke, inro, hakama, and haori.

     

     

    We encourage our customers to explore our growing online Japanese kimono store and refer to sections like our book review page to further education themselves about authentic traditional Japanese kimono.