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Kimono Hiro Fashion Show Amsterdam Van Gogh Museum | by Saiya-chan
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Kimono Hiro Fashion Show Amsterdam Van Gogh Museum

Here you see a lady dressed in Juuni hitoe, juni hitoe (12 unlined): colloquially, the term applied to a 12 layered form of dress for court women, which originated in the Heian period; actual number of layers varied with time; sometimes as many as 15 or as few as nine.

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Taken on April 20, 2011