"Wearing Kimono" Top 5 Page for this destination culture & history Tip by freddie18

culture & history, Osaka: 10 reviews and 16 photos

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The photo was taken in front of the Osaka Castle. You can have a photo shot of yourself in a Kimono without actually wearing it, and it is free. Presenting two of the Kimono styles for Men & Women. It was a tradition to wear a Kimono on those days. Nowadays, it is worn on special occasions only.

Men's Kimono are usually designed with blue, black, grey or brown background and with motif of a dragon, or bamboo canes, or geometric patterns.

Women's kimono is worn based on the person's age and marital status. Young and single women wear long sleeves with colourful patterns. Married and older women wear a more simple design.

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  • Updated Jul 16, 2007
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