the Cardiff schoolgirl learned how to put on was bought in Japan about 40 years ago for her mother and aunt and is less complicated than some which have to be put on by experienced dressers.
Cream paisley print tassel kimono
PS40, River Island
Artisan Kyoto is a leading association of kimono
textile artisans in Kyoto, Japan, who use the most prominent age-old techniques to make kimonos
of Kyoto, seeing white-faced maiko in kimono
(traditional Japanese outfit)
Jotaro s kimono
treads the line between the traditional style and the frisson of the entertainment quarter," said Tokiko Someya, 60, after the show.
As the curtain went up, the audience marvelled at the character's display of kimonos
Go glam in a bright silk kimono
with matching trousers or shorts - just the thing for strolling com along the beach on balmy nights - and the kimono
will come in handy as a cover-up back home too.
PS35, |necklace PS20, top PS18, bag PS45, bikini bottoms PS18, heels PS50, all River Island, riverisland.
Ruched 'Stella' top, PS35, Phase Eight Floral pencil skirt, PS40, Oasis Box clutch, PS30, Simply Be Sling-back heels, PS14, Peacocks finishing touches Slip on a floral kimono
or add an accessory for a touch of Eastern opulence Floral kimono
, PS16, Mela Loves at House Of Fraser Fan earrings, PS6, JOY Gold obi belt, PS14, Dorothy Perkins Printed scarf, PS22.
Japan's traditional garment for over 1,000 years, the kimono
represents Japanese culture and spirit.
PS35 2 Pu trim SLEEVELESS lace BlouSe PS25 GIBSON ANKLE STRAP FlatForm Wedge SANDALS PS40 3 Floral Print Bodycon DRESS PS35 7 6 Printed Shirt DRESS PS32 The perfect piece to get you started, wear this oriental red dress now with tights and boots or bare-legged in the summer.
Work it like a fashion warrior and check out Asos and Zara for some gorgeous affordable kimonos