Ihei Kimura, Akita Girl, 1953.

秋田おばこ/ a girl in a farm village Akita Japan 1953 by Kimura Ihei

Hijikata Toshizo of the Shinsengumi, prototype of Hijikata Toshiro

Hijikata Toshizo~ known as the Demon Vice-Commander (鬼の副長, oni no fukuchou) of the Shinsengumi

The Jidai Matsuri. Festival of the Ages is a traditional Japanese festival (also called the matsuri) held on October 22 annually in Kyoto, Japan. It is a festival enjoyed by people of all ages, participating in its historical reenactment parade dressed in authentic costumes representing various periods, and characters in Japanese feudal history

Ancient Woman in Jidai Matsuri kyoto, japan. Jidai Matsuri kyoto, japan Kyoto in japn The Jidai Matsuri (時代祭) Festival of the Ages is a traditional Japanese festival (also called the matsuri) held on October 22 annually in Kyoto, Japan.

Asia | Portrait of a woman dressed in Edo period clothing participating in the procession of Kyoto's famous Jidai Matsuri, Tokyo, Japan | Melissa Rose Chasse

*A woman dressed in Edo period clothing participates in the procession of Kyoto's famous Jidai Matsuri by Melissa Rose Chasse

praisehouse:  WAfrica Afro Kimono by Serge Mouvangue, an interior and industrial designer from Cameroon

WAFRICA by Serge Mouangue (another salute to “cultural blending”) Cameroonian-born, Tokyo-based designer Serge Mouangue is the beautiful mind behind these lovely kimonos. Blessed to have his designs.

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