Dress the Part this Christmas in an Authentic Red Silk Ukiyoe Kimono Red Silk Ukiyoe Kimono The Japanese Kimono, also known as Yukata, was originally designed to represent different seasons and occasions. They were traditionally worn by men, women and children, and still to this day represent a pivotal part of Japanese culture and heritage. The styles of the kimono have changed over the years and although one rarely sees Japanese people wearing them nowadays, they are still often put on for special occasions such as weddings, funerals, ceremonies and festivals. The stylish Red Silk Ukiyoe Kimono from The Japanese Shop is made from luxuriously soft printed silk and comes with a matching belt or obi, which can be tied around the waist for a truly traditional finish. Made and designed in Kyoto, Japan, it is the perfect authentic gift to give this Christmas. And remember, if you buy any one of our adult Kimonos you will also receive FREE UK delivery, a FREE Kimono Gift Box, a FREE Japanese Christmas Card and FREE Japanese Gift Wrapping.