MATERIAL: 100% cotton
TECHNIQUE: printing
MEASURES: Length 163 cm

(from neck to sleeve) Length 67 cm
CONDITIONS: new

Japanese yukata kimono "花見 Hanami"

€85.00Price
  • Article description

    Casual summer yukata kimono in printed cotton - unlined - New - Coming from Nagoya

    Pattern with stylized Sakura corollas in full bloom on a dark blue background.

    Obi not included.

     

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  • ...a bit of history

    Yukata (浴衣) is a traditional Japanese cotton summer garment. It is worn above all, but not only, during fireworks, at bon-odori parties and other summer events. Yukata is not considered a formal kimono, therefore not suitable for important occasions and events.

    Then there is another type of yukata, which has the use of a dressing gown, usually worn after swimming in ryokans, and in Japanese onsen, it also finds a very practical and light home use.

    Yukata literally means bathing suit.

    The origins date back to the Heian period (794-1185), when the nobles wore it after the ablutions. During the Edo period (1600-1868), however, it became part of traditional clothing.

     

    How to wear the yukata video 1

    How to wear the yukata video 2