are made from a variety of fabrics, especially the casual ones in polyester and cotton, silk is the most desirable fabric for formal kimonos
The basic kimono
design consists of a back panel, two front panels and two sleeves, plus a neck and sleeve trim band (1).
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.
From waist to ankle length, prints to block colour and plain to embellished, there's a kimono
to co-ordinate with every wardrobe.
As the curtain went up, the audience marvelled at the character's display of kimonos
Look to a chic kimono
jacket or chamirishsundaymirror@ bray tunic teamed with sleek, tailored trousers to work the look, while no fashion warrior's wardrobe would be complete without a graphic silk dress belted loosely at the waist.
A participant will also be dressed up in full ceremonial kimono
and there will be stalls set up by the Wirral Bonsai Society, collectors of Ningyo (Japanese dolls) and koi carp aficionados among others.
The company's products range from Organic Cotton Dog Kimonos
($29) and Organic Striped Dog Tees ($22) to organic cotton bone or animal-shaped chew toys ($9-$13).
It reads: "A Korean woman and her American friend model traditional Korean kimonos
Sheep, after all, do not weave their wool into Harris tweeds, nor do silkworms spin kimonos
We do birthday and special-occasion Japanese tea parties with special kimonos
for people to wear.
This collection features approximately 20 color photos of kimonos
owned by the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria and worn by Ichimaru (1906-1997), a geisha, musician, and well-known singer in Japan.
Collaboratively researched and co-authored the team of by Barry Till, Michiko Warkentyne, and Judith Patt (all of whom are from the curatorial department at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria), The Kimono
Of The Geisha-Diva Ichimaru is a visually impressive photographic and informative biographical compendium of the life and success of the world renowned Japanese artist Ichimaru (1906-1997), and her collection of kimonos
now owned by the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria.
Canny shoppers should now be stacking their trolleys with kimonos
and white face paint as Geisha chic is set to sweep the high street.
come in a variety of colors and styles, which differ depending on the occasion, as well as the age and marital status of the wearer.