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Happy lunar year of the Rooster ! This rooster furisode (seen on) is probably one of my favourite furisode design thank to its black shoulders + ume motif + long swinging feathers on its back (💗)

Court lady of the Kamakura Period (1185-1333) , Japan. Scan from book “The History of Women’s Costume in Japan.” Scanned by Lumikettu of Flickr. Japanese costume many centuries ago…recreation accomplished in Kyoto during the 1930’s

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KABUKI COSTUME Kabuki costume Japanese, Meiji era, late 19th or early 20th centuries DIMENSIONS: Center back: 182.9 cm (72 in.) MEDIUM OR TECHNIQUE: Wool plain weave embroidered with metallic thread and appliqued with wool and cotton plain weave, plastic

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Uchigi. These are the plain, colour-coded layers in specified in "kasane no irome". Shown here without the fancier upper-layers like uwagi & karaginu/mo. Uchigi- also called "kinu", especially in kasane names- were informal "slacking wear" for court-ladies when worn without the fancier upper-layers.

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Kitsune 狐 significa zorro, animal que constituye un elemento de singular importancia en el folclore japonés, de hecho se utiliza para nombrar a un espíritu cuya función clásica es la de proteger bosques y aldeas.

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Court lady of the Kamakura Period (1185-1333) , Japan. Scan from book “The History of Women’s Costume in Japan.” Scanned by Lumikettu of Flickr. Japanese costume many centuries ago…recreation accomplished in Kyoto during the 1930’s

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Scan N3: Court lady of the Nara Period (710-784) , Japan. Textiles during this period of Japan were often brocade ones heavily influenced by China (and in some cases the cloth itself was directly imported from that country) . Scan from book “The History of Women’s Costume in Japan.” Scanned by Lumikettu of Flickr. Japanese costume many centuries ago…recreation accomplished in Kyoto during the 1930’s

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