Kyoto is a city rich in history and culture. To fully immerse yourself in the experience, head to these recommended dress up stores. Some of these stores allow you to dress up in their beautiful kimonos and to take a stroll around the city in them.
Kimono is a clothing tradition of Japan. However, nowadays chances to wear kimono is rare and the tradition of kimono is fading away from the everyday lives of Japanese people. Meanwhile, a brand arranging kimono into a modern and stylish clothing, is attracting attention.
Having less freedom in fashion than in the modern age, it was usual for the Japanese to wear the Kimono in the past. Today the Kimono is rarely worn in Japan but the culture of the “Kimono” still remains even if most Japanese wear western clothes. Therefore we included this introduction to one of finest Japanese traditions, the Kimono.