This beautiful UCHUKAKE is usually brocaded or embroidered with the motif of congratulations such as cranes, pines, and a bounty of flowers. It is believed that UCHIKAKE started to be worn by the high-clas
Kimono Hime book 10 scan by Satomi Grim. An apron and no juban, with wrinkled kitsuke, high heels, straw hat and drooping sleeves, gives this kimono the look of a dress (in the kitchen?) rather than a rigidly constructed stiff garment.