History: Heian Period (792-1192 A.D.)

During the Heian period, the japanese expressed their perception color and color changes of the four seasons through costume. Their deep love of artistic beauty and colors were reflected in the kimono of this period.



Bukan-Sokutai, Uneme

Sukan, Kazami

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