Heian era

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Japanese medieval period between 794–1185 . It's well known for the high-ranking ladies who wore Junihitoe, or 12 layered robe.

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十二単, 12 layer kimono worn by court ladies in the Heian era

court lady dressed in junihitoe. Heian era court dress

Fashionable Lady of Heian/Fujiwara Japan by lilsuika on DeviantArt - History

Mildly interesting

Comparing Japanese and Chinese ideas of beauty at the same period

This replica Heian period twelve layer kimono is on display at the Kyoto Culture Museum.

Twelve Layer Kimono (Back)

This replica Heian period twelve layer kimono is on display at the Kyoto Culture Museum.

twelve-layered ceremonial kimono dressing show - the weight of dress all about 16 kg

Twelve-layered ceremonial kimono dressing show

Hello everyone! I went to see a Twelve-layered ceremonial kimono dressing show last weekend. Juni-hitoe(Twelve-layered ceremonial kimono) is a ceremonial robe that was the proper attire for…

Many Japanese wore Kimonos in Ancient Japan. Kimono styles have changed with the times as with any fashion but the […] Traditional Fashion, Traditional Dresses, Traditional Art, Heian Era, Heian Period, Kimono Japan, Japanese Kimono, Japanese Temple, Geisha

Colour combinations of Garments - Tale of Genji - A Courtier's Life

Noble ladies in the Heian era wore gorgeous silk robes. The color combinations, graduations and patterns Noble ladies in the Heian era wore gorgeous silk robes. The color combinations, graduations and patterns were important and often referred to the seasons. These are some typical combinations. Maple colours - Autumn wear

layers of a Juni-hitoe

layers of a Juni-hitoe

A rare totally-white karaginu. This probably has some sort of special meaning, but I'm not quite sure what. I think that the lady wearing it may represent the Saioh in Saioh Matsuri, so it may be some sort of priestess regalia.

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 A complex garment worn by court ladies of the Heian period that consists of 12 layers of kimono, weighing up to 20 kg.

Welcome to the Elegant World of the Heian Period -- Heian Costume Experience Studio

Welcome to the Elegant World of the Heian Period --- Heian Costume Experience Studio--- Experience the World of the Heian Period in a Traditional Machiya House

JUNI-HITOE is the multi-layered, multi-colored costume worn by women during and after the Heian Era A.

Welcome to the Elegant World of the Heian Period -- Heian Costume Experience Studio

Welcome to the Elegant World of the Heian Period --- Heian Costume Experience Studio--- Experience the World of the Heian Period in a Traditional Machiya House

 Character & Art (c) Hachiretsu Gosechi no Mai-hime Japanese Prints, Japanese Kimono, Heian Era, Heian Period, Mai Hime, Japanese Folklore, Traditional Japanese Art, Asian History, Japan Travel

Junihitoe: Vestuario femenino de la corte japonesa

Las prendas de oriente siempre se han destacado por su masivo uso de la seda en capas que caen con soltura hacia abajo, como bien lo demuestra el kimono. Una de estas prendas es el jūnihitoe, un tipo de kimono destinado al uso de las damas de la corte japonesa, cuya introducción en el vestuario o…