Kimono

Everything you need to know about Shichi-go-san celebrations

Shichi-go-san festival in Japan

There’s not much that’s more adorable, or kawaii I guess, than dozens of young children in traditional kimonos.  It’s a sight you’re likely to see a lot in Shinto shrines during the shichi-go-san festival in mid November.  An excess of cuteness and so many bright colours is a photographers dream…

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Japanese Wedding Kimono

Something you will regularly see as you travel around Japan in the shines and in public places are Japanese Shinto weddings, or post wedding photography.  On the first day of our first trip to Japan we were at Meiji Shrine in Tokyo and saw three…