Japanese Cotton Kimono Fabric - Red Kiku Stencil Pattern by raaen99, via Flickr. Detail of a beautiful bolt of vintage Japanese cotton fabric used to make everyday kimonos. The pattern features traditionally stylised chrysanthemums, woven in white against a red background. Private collection.
Modern wedding kimono Modern reworking of the wedding kimono with short sleeves and a train. This design is known as mai curren and is inspired by Chinese robes. Mai curren uchikake tend to be very colourful; this one has blossom clusters in rainbow hues.