Kimika wearing the final hairstyle of a maiko - sakkou with black formal kimono and golden crane kanzashi by katharine
katharine
katharine Kimika wearing the final hairstyle of a maiko - sakkou with black formal kimono and golden crane kanzashi
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Maiko Satsuki in 2012 wearing a wonderful september kanzashi featuring autumn flowers bellflower and bush clover by katharine
katharine
katharine Maiko Satsuki in 2012 wearing a wonderful september kanzashi featuring autumn flowers bellflower and bush clover
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Maiko Fukune with rapeseed blossom hair pin(nanoha kanzashi) for junior maiko for the month March 2015 #nanoha #kanzashi #maiko by lilly
lilly
lilly Maiko Fukune with rapeseed blossom hair pin(nanoha kanzashi) for junior maiko for the month March 2015 #nanoha #kanzashi #maiko
Japan
Kanzashi and kimono by rosetta
rosetta
rosetta Kanzashi and kimono
Hair accessories
Kanzashi Ackerwinde - Morning Glory and a hair ribbon made from "Oberlausitzer Blaudruck" a traditional kind of reserve-dye for the katsuyama hairstyle. by lila
lila
lila Kanzashi Ackerwinde - Morning Glory and a hair ribbon made from "Oberlausitzer Blaudruck" a traditional kind of reserve-dye for the katsuyama hairstyle.
Gardening
January 2017: maiko Kikuyae wearing a scenery-painted kimono by mister.et on Instagram by katharine
katharine
katharine January 2017: maiko Kikuyae wearing a scenery-painted kimono by mister.et on Instagram
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kwc_photo on Instagram: The Mame-girls of Tama Okiya, Gion Kobu during Hassaku 2017. Mameryu is seen wearing the legendary wavy Kuromontsuki since she is the most Senior Maiko of the Mame-line. She Looks amazing, very elegant and chic! I love seeing this Kimono every year and can't wait for the other Maiko on the Photo to get their turn! by marilyn
marilyn
marilyn kwc_photo on Instagram: The Mame-girls of Tama Okiya, Gion Kobu during Hassaku 2017. Mameryu is seen wearing the legendary wavy Kuromontsuki since she is the most Senior Maiko of the Mame-line. She Looks amazing, very elegant and chic! I love seeing this Kimono every year and can't wait for the other Maiko on the Photo to get their turn!
My Favorites
Photo taken in 1905, Japan.  "A Maiko (Apprentice Geisha) from Osaka wearing a beautiful Hikizuri (trailing kimono), decorated with an O-Bes... by joyce
joyce
joyce Photo taken in 1905, Japan.  "A Maiko (Apprentice Geisha) from Osaka wearing a beautiful Hikizuri (trailing kimono), decorated with an O-Bes...
ramones
Traveling gypsy hippie girl wearing a bandeau and embroidered kimono with touches of decorative face paint. by katharine
katharine
katharine Traveling gypsy hippie girl wearing a bandeau and embroidered kimono with touches of decorative face paint.
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Maiko hairstyle by poteidia
poteidia
poteidia Maiko hairstyle
Japan
KIMONO / MAIKO by Angie Rul
Angie Rul
Angie Rul KIMONO / MAIKO
mi meta
Maiko - Kimono by joyce
joyce
joyce Maiko - Kimono
ramones
A pattern of graceful cranes covers the fluid crepe fabric of this jumpsuit with a wrap front. Color(s): black crane print. Brand: LEITH. Style Name: Leith Kimono Wrap Jumpsuit. Style Number: 5314514. Available in stores. $79.00 by nordstrom
nordstrom
nordstrom A pattern of graceful cranes covers the fluid crepe fabric of this jumpsuit with a wrap front. Color(s): black crane print. Brand: LEITH. Style Name: Leith Kimono Wrap Jumpsuit. Style Number: 5314514. Available in stores. $79.00
Women
Kristen Stewart played the vamp at the 2010 Met Gala, wearing a sheer black Chanel gown and '20s-inspired hairstyle. by mavis
mavis
mavis Kristen Stewart played the vamp at the 2010 Met Gala, wearing a sheer black Chanel gown and '20s-inspired hairstyle.
vintage
A boho-chic final layer achieves statement-making status in rich velvet with a burnout floral pattern and a border of intricately knotted fringe. Color(s): black. Brand: DANIEL RAINN. Style Name: Daniel Rainn Burnout Velvet Kimono Jacket (Plus $88.00 by nordstrom
nordstrom
nordstrom A boho-chic final layer achieves statement-making status in rich velvet with a burnout floral pattern and a border of intricately knotted fringe. Color(s): black. Brand: DANIEL RAINN. Style Name: Daniel Rainn Burnout Velvet Kimono Jacket (Plus $88.00
Plus Women
Debut of maiko Mamefuji by WATASHAJI - BLOG. Click for more! Mamefuji was led around by her kimono dresser - he announced her official debut as a maiko. At the Nishimura okiya, they have met a cute... by antonella_fuentes
antonella_fuentes
antonella_fuentes Debut of maiko Mamefuji by WATASHAJI - BLOG. Click for more! Mamefuji was led around by her kimono dresser - he announced her official debut as a maiko. At the Nishimura okiya, they have met a cute...
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Memoirs of a maiko via maiko child by Nina Maltese
Nina Maltese
Nina Maltese Memoirs of a maiko via maiko child
Travel
A maiko and oiran by rosalie
rosalie
rosalie A maiko and oiran
home decor
An easy layer becomes the centerpiece of your ensemble with a sleek, long cut, abstract tulip print and a final touch of elegant piping. Color(s): black multi. Brand: TOPSHOP. Style Name: Topshop Floral Kimono Duster Jacket. Style Number: 5390447. $130.00 by nordstrom
nordstrom
nordstrom An easy layer becomes the centerpiece of your ensemble with a sleek, long cut, abstract tulip print and a final touch of elegant piping. Color(s): black multi. Brand: TOPSHOP. Style Name: Topshop Floral Kimono Duster Jacket. Style Number: 5390447. $130.00
Women
DVF | The Maiko top pairs perfectly with jeans and heels for a night out.  on.dvf.com/14m51Dh by reva
reva
reva DVF | The Maiko top pairs perfectly with jeans and heels for a night out. on.dvf.com/14m51Dh
'ashion
Hu Jundi   The Story of a Girl and a Crane. by olive
olive
olive Hu Jundi The Story of a Girl and a Crane.
Fairytales
Alexa Chung style. Wearing denim dungarees with a breton and a bob hairstyle. by eve
eve
eve Alexa Chung style. Wearing denim dungarees with a breton and a bob hairstyle.
Looks We Love
After The Final Problem was published people went around wearing black, and one woman wrote a letter to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle addressed, “You murderer!” Same fandom. <3 by katharine
katharine
katharine After The Final Problem was published people went around wearing black, and one woman wrote a letter to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle addressed, “You murderer!” Same fandom. <3
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Two Swallows with a Stalk of Oats c. 1906-1908, carved horn gold and diamonds, with a Meiji kanzashi of plover birds. In Swallows, Lalique takes the Japanese motif to a new level of inventive design and composition. by eliza
eliza
eliza Two Swallows with a Stalk of Oats c. 1906-1908, carved horn gold and diamonds, with a Meiji kanzashi of plover birds. In Swallows, Lalique takes the Japanese motif to a new level of inventive design and composition.
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Amazing maiko kanzashi (worn by Mikako) by rosetta
rosetta
rosetta Amazing maiko kanzashi (worn by Mikako)
Hair accessories
The Demoiselle Crane (Anthropoides virgo) is a species of crane found in central Eurasia, ranging from the Black Sea to Mongolia and North Eastern China. by kimeyly
kimeyly
kimeyly The Demoiselle Crane (Anthropoides virgo) is a species of crane found in central Eurasia, ranging from the Black Sea to Mongolia and North Eastern China.
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The final look of the braided black and white bracelet by Jersica
Jersica
Jersica The final look of the braided black and white bracelet
bracelets
In this wedding couple bobblehead doll, the groom is wearing a black suit with a white tie and vest, while the bride holds a bouquet of ros by Custom Bobbleheads
Custom Bobbleheads
Custom Bobbleheads In this wedding couple bobblehead doll, the groom is wearing a black suit with a white tie and vest, while the bride holds a bouquet of ros
wedding bobbleheads
The timeless, effortless style of a kimono jacket and the naturally beautiful texture and comfort of organic linen come together for a final layer you'll keep for years. Color(s): unnatural. Brand: EILEEN FISHER. Style Name: Eileen Fisher Organic $278.00 by nordstrom
nordstrom
nordstrom The timeless, effortless style of a kimono jacket and the naturally beautiful texture and comfort of organic linen come together for a final layer you'll keep for years. Color(s): unnatural. Brand: EILEEN FISHER. Style Name: Eileen Fisher Organic $278.00
Women
Nathalie Emmanuel wearing a draped black jumpsuit with a statement necklace and strappy black heels at the Game of Thrones premiere by teri-71
teri-71
teri-71 Nathalie Emmanuel wearing a draped black jumpsuit with a statement necklace and strappy black heels at the Game of Thrones premiere
Books Worth Reading
Kiernan Shipka in a formal portrait by Frank Ockenfels for the final seven episodes of AMC's MAD MEN (April 2015) by deanna
deanna
deanna Kiernan Shipka in a formal portrait by Frank Ockenfels for the final seven episodes of AMC's MAD MEN (April 2015)
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