December 11, 2011
This dress was remade from a Japanese kimono in London.
Dress: 1870s from the Kyoto Costume Institute Archive
Brand:  Turner Label:  MISSES TURNER COURT DRESS MAKERS 151 STREET
Material:  White kimono fabric of figured “shibori” silk satin; embroidery of wisteria, chrysanthemum, peony, and Chinese fan motifs in metallic threads; wrapped buttons with Japanese “tomoemon”-like motif on bodice (only bodice and overskirt sur

This dress was remade from a Japanese kimono in London.

Dress: 1870s from the Kyoto Costume Institute Archive

Brand: Turner Label: MISSES TURNER COURT DRESS MAKERS 151 STREET

Material: White kimono fabric of figured “shibori” silk satin; embroidery of wisteria, chrysanthemum, peony, and Chinese fan motifs in metallic threads; wrapped buttons with Japanese “tomoemon”-like motif on bodice (only bodice and overskirt sur

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    It is indeed very cool. X3
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    Aaaah, it’s so cool though…
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