Embroidered Furisode - Meiji (1868-1911). An unusual silk furisode featuring many yuzen motifs on a large checkered background. Much satin-stitch embroidery, metallic couching, and foil. Five mon. Double inner lining, so likely a garment intended for winter wear. 49" from sleeve-end to sleeve-end x 68" height. The Kimono Gallery
Kimika wearing the final hairstyle of a maiko - sakkou with black formal kimono and golden crane kanzashi
A girls’s silk kimono featuring chrysanthemum and peony motifs. Taisho period (1912-1926), Japan. The Kimono Gallery
Summer Kimono. Early-Showa period (1927-1940), Japan. The Kimono Gallery. An hitoe (unlined) silk summer kimono featuring woven carp jumping in a turbulent water.
Contemporary Kimono Couture - The Jotaro Saito Fall/Winter 2013 Collection is Orient Infused (GALLERY)
The Koutoubia minaret standing over Marrakech From our gallery of Instagram photos from Morocco www.thebarefootnomad.com