I’ve been watching a lot of Zatoichi lately, and I have to say the outfits of the various females have left me quite stunned. Ah…Edo kitsuke looks so comfortable and relaxed. I had to give it a go myself.
Not particularly the best kitsuke…but it was fun and boy, did it feel extremely comfortable to wear the kimono and obi like that. Also – no tabi ’cause I’m iki! (harhar)
In the sun:
In the shade:
I made up the musubi as I went along – but based it on some I’ve seen before.
Trying to pose like a Junichi Nakahara print!
Some of my favourite Junichi Nakahara prints that were inspirations for this ensemble: